Investors employ lifeboat drill to develop a sense of the future
The last few weeks in the Canadian market have been difficult ones and you can’t be certain as to
what’s in store in the near future. In the mean time, investors are being told to resist the temptation to pull the trigger.
Trying to control your portfolio in response to world events provides a short-term illusion of sound decision-making, but may come at a long-term cost, warns David Crowder, a consultant at Russell Investments.
It’s important to understand that it's changes in your life, often made by choice, that have a far greater impact on your wealth than any collection of current events.