To Hedge or Not to Hedge?

When it comes to travelling south of the border, the value of our loonie is top-of-mind. If the Canadian dollar dips below 70 U.S....

What’s Your Circle of Competence?

Imagine that you are a super successful businesswoman who has been the CEO and president of leading global retailers in Hong Kong and in...

Robo? SPY? TIPs? A Primer on ETF Acronyms

One of the most confusing things about investing are the acronyms. These abbreviations seem like a secret code to the uninitiated, obscuring understanding. But...

There’s a Nap for That

What happens in New York, rarely stays in New York. Once New Yorkers started forking over $250 a month for the privilege of an...

Can You Boost Your Home’s Value—and Your Happiness— with Feng Shui?

“In its highest and purest form, good Feng Shui signifies perfect alignment between inner and outer worlds.” -Feng Shui Master and futurist Lada Ray   What...

Can Yoga Make You a Better Investor?

Yoga and mindfulness might seem like the opposite of the mental and emotional intensity that often comes with investing, yet these practices have parallels...

The Gold Standard: Wendy Davis

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance talks to Wendy Davis, owner of Zebrano, Canada’s premier luxury travel advisor, about taking the leap to...

The Gold Standard: Fred Vettese

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance talks with Canada’s top actuary and best-selling author, Fred Vettese, about the investment product we love to...

The Gold Standard: Barbara Stewart

Golden Girl Finance editor-in-chief Rita Silvan talks to Barbara Stewart about the "fake news" on women and risk.   Barbara Stewart CFA, is one of the world’s...