Canadian Investment Services Blog

Smarter Mutual Funds Investment with Canadian Investment Services

At Canadian Investment Services, it’s no secret that we prefer to lean towards real estate and other non-traditional investment options to…

Private Mortgage Lending as an Investment Opportunity

Private mortgage lending is a very popular way for people with money (lenders) to generate a solid return on their funds, and for people in…

Return of Capital Vlog

For the first installment of our Financial Vlog series, Canadian Investment Services’ Founding Principle Gerry J. Hogenhout CPA, CGA, CFP,…

Understanding the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP)

We have all experienced the discouragement of receiving our paycheque and seeing that a huge chunk of our money has been lost to taxes and…

What they DON’T tell you about the investment marketplace – Part II

Welcome to Part II of this article series about understanding how the function investment marketplace functions in Canada. If you missed…

What they DON’T tell you about the investment marketplace – Part I

Throughout my extensive career in investment, I have noticed that an overwhelming majority of investors have been left to wonder whether…