Financial literacy is arguably one of the most important skills to have when it comes to the safety and security of yourself and those you love. Nevertheless, the average Canadian lacks the knowledge they need to make informed, competent financial decisions. How can we close the gap in our knowledge of finances? Meet Paul Popo-Ola, a Finance and Economics Graduate (HBA) and a financial planner (CFP, PFP) for a major Canadian bank. Paul helps Canadians just like you understand the ins and outs of personal and professional finances including TFSAs and RRSPs. Paul and his expert guests make the confusing, dizzying world of finances digestible for the average consumer; YOU.
Tuning Out The Headlines, Stay Invested
Markets can sometimes be turbulent in the short term making it difficult to focus on a long term financial plan. Paul goes over the importance of staying invested and gives tips on how to tune out the headlines.
What is an RESP
The cost of post-secondary education is not getting any cheaper. Learn how you can get free money from the government towards your child, your nephew, niece, grandchild, godchild's education.
Just like with a sports team you don't want to have only one really good player on a bad team or no team at all. The same goes with your investment portfolio. Paul explains why diversification is so important for your portfolio and how it can save you...
What is a Stock Split?
Companies like Apple and Tesla have announced that they will be doing a stock spilt. What is a stock split and what are the pros and cons for the company and for the shareholder?
Overview of Economics Pt. 3
Part 3 of of our introduction to economics. Paul, a Certified Financial Planner, will explain in simple terms how micro and macro economics effect the financial markets. You will learn how certain factors determine the health of the economy and...
Overview of Economics Pt. 2
Part 2 of of our introduction to economics. Paul, a Certified Financial Planner, will explain in simple terms how micro and macro economics effect the financial markets. You will learn how certain factors determine the health of the economy and...