Info-Reports - Money Market
investor has no shortage of investment options to choose from. We believe
so strongly in our mission to make money management easy for our clients
that we went and had it registered as our Trade Mark - Money Management
We want you to profit from our research. This
section provides a base reference source of investment products in a
simple format. The information outlined below is provided to give an
overall illustration of parameters that may be in effect for this investment
5 - High
4 1/2 - Moderate/High
4 - Moderate/High
and interest rate, higher risk the longer the term
/ TIME FRAME
months to 30 years
is considered interest income, except if sold prior to maturity then
the difference between the price paid and the selling price is capital
gain or capital loss.
be transferred or sold prior to maturity at market value
/ RRIF ELIGIBILITY
coupons and principal portion of a Canadian Government bond are
separated or "striped" and sold separately at a discount
to face value.
guaranteed by the issuing government for any amount.
secondary market, very liquid investment
- High/Very High
in the value of goods will erode the purchasing power of your investment
rise - Fixed rate investments lose value
value of your investment is effected by the fluctuations in currency
market - economic, political or social events that produce declines
default on payments or secured assets decline below par value or face
which investments are right for you will depend on a number of factors:
Primary Goal - Is it to have your money readily accessible,
to have a dependable source of regular income, or to build your assets
over time? Each type of investment fulfills a different need.
Time Horizon - When will you need the proceeds of your investment?
If it's within a few months or years then short-term cashable GICs or income investments
should be considered. With a long term horizon, you may want to add growth
investments to the mix.
Risk Tolerance - Growth investments with a higher level of
risk will generally pay higher return, but if your nest egg and peace
of mind are key, investments with safety of principal is the answer.