Suppose you’ve always invested your money at the financial institution where you do your daily banking.
In that case, you might wonder if there is something more you can do to improve your stock market returns or reduce the fees you are paying for your investments.
Fortunately, there are software programs that allow you to buy and sell stocks yourself, which will reduce the costs you pay to invest your money, keeping more of your money where it belongs, in your portfolio.
The software platforms are called online brokerages, and there are several available in Canada. Two of the most popular online brokerages are Questrade and Qtrade, and today we’ve put them head to head to find out which one is the better place for your money.