The concept of “buy low and sell high” sounds attractive, but it can be difficult to follow due to the unpredictable nature of shortterm market prices. To take advantage of these changing prices, one effective investment strategy is dollar-cost averaging (DCA).
Calming perspectives in uncertain markets
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It’s not easy for investors to manage their emotions. They tend to panic and sell just as markets are set to rise, and get excited and buy just as markets are set to decline.
The low-risk profile of a GIC can appear attractive at first glance, especially during volatile markets. However, when you account for tax and inflation factors, the real return of a GIC has often been negative throughout history.