Pramod Udiaver is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Invisor Investment Management Inc., an online financial advisor in Canada that provides personalized investment management services. Passionate about personal finance and a student of financial markets himself, Pramod & his team’s mission at Invisor is to simplify investing and help Canadians reach their financial dreams sooner. <br> <br> Follow Invisor on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn for insights into financial markets, personal finance tips and other educational content.”
With economic conditions remaining challenging in Canada, we have seen several corporations looking at different ways to manage their profitability. From Bombardier, to Canada's Finning International Inc., the world's largest dealer of Caterpillar Inc. equipment, to several Canadian banks, reports of job layoffs is daily news. In January 2016 alone, Canada suffered 5,700 job losses, pushing the national unemployment rate to a two-year high of 7.2 per cent.
The average Canadian life span is steadily increasing and is currently in the mid-80s for both men and women. Plan to keep working as long as you can to build a portfolio that will support you well into your 90s. Start saving early even if it is a small amount of money today. It's the little drops of water that make the mighty ocean!
01/28/2016 04:25 EST
With the economy continuing to struggle, markets fluctuating and job security in jeopardy, it is no wonder that many people are concerned about their financial futures. In such uncertain times, feeling out of control -- especially when it comes to finances -- can lead to unnecessary stress.
01/11/2016 11:13 EST
Investing is no different than being on a long vacation. You need to start with a destination in mind, and build your plan to get there. Think of the last time you took a long vacation. How did you plan and execute? What was your experience? What lessons did you learn?
11/12/2015 06:06 EST
Halloween is almost here, and for adults there isn't really much to fear (except maybe running out of candy). In real life there are some truly terrifying money moves that all investors should avoid. Here are seven money mistakes people make and the fixes that can take your finances from scary to successful.
10/30/2015 04:58 EDT
Retirement planning can seem challenging. How do you plan for an event that may be so far in the future? How do you know how much money you will need? And how do you avoid many people's biggest fear -- outliving your money?
09/30/2015 05:36 EDT
We know there is a lot of confusion out in the market about what a robo-advisor is and how it works. The term robo-advisor (a.k.a. online advisor) refers to the convenient online delivery of investment management services and online access to your investment portfolio.
09/18/2015 04:55 EDT
For most young parents, approaching the new school year means getting the family prepared and equipped, and that comes at a cost -- on average, Canadians spend $428 per child to get them ready for school. While the annual cost of sending your children to school is high, there are some much larger costs coming down the road if your child plans on attending college or university.
09/01/2015 04:11 EDT
For many couples weddings are the first time they must make a decision together about large sums of cash, and they may not be sure with how to approach their finances.
07/23/2015 12:16 EDT
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