Welcome to the October edition of Globeinvestor Tips & Tricks. You can retrieve back copies through our Tips & Tricks archive.
Those magical days of investing in a stock, any stock, and watching it double in value monthly vanished (if ever they did exist) last century. The 21st century brought with it a bear market we're still tackling with. Despite that, there is value to be found, and pooling your money in an investment club can be a safer way to find it.
This month we offer a three-part series on investment clubs:
The Globe and Mail has revamped its personal finance area. Once known as Net Worth, it now has its own section and a name we are quite fond of: Globe Investor. Look for it every weekend in both The Globe and Mail and here on globeinvestor.com.
Some changes made recently to globeinvestor.com to help the site load faster, as a result, some people may have noticed a difference in the text size. Changing the text size to something you are comfortable with is easy to do in modern browsers like Internet Explorer and Netscape 6 or 7: