An Introduction to the Financial Markets

What are the financial markets? That’s a good question, because financial markets go by many terms, including capital markets, Wall Street, even simply “the markets”. Whatever you call them, financial markets are where traders buy and sell stocks, bonds, derivatives, foreign exchange and commodities. These markets are where businesses go to raise cash to grow,…

5 Benefits of Financial Literacy

As a senior, you may experience some life changes or major transitions. With them, it’s important to keep your finances in order. However, many older adults may lose track of their finance payments in the shuffle, which could cause problems down the road. Luckily, several workshops are popping up across Canada to specifically help seniors…