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Tracking the ACB of Your Asset Allocation ETF

October 8th, 2021|18 Comments

One of the most complicated and tedious tasks you get to do as an investor is to calculate the adjusted cost base (or ACB) for each security in your taxable accounts. Let’s just say, keeping track of your ACBs is NOT as easy as learning your ABCs … but it’s every bit as essential as far as your ETF investments are concerned. So, how do you do it? Y

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Awesome to see @Justin_Bender has updated his model portfolio page with Vanguard, iShares, and BMO asset allocation ETFs. It now includes hypothetical returns going back 50 years: https://www.canadianportfoliomanagerblog.com/model-etf-portfolios/

Latest from the CPM Blog

  • Investment Taxation

Tracking the ACB of Your Asset Allocation ETF

October 8th, 2021|18 Comments

One of the most complicated and tedious tasks you get to do as an investor is to calculate the adjusted cost base (or ACB) for each security in your taxable accounts. Let’s just say, keeping track of your ACBs is NOT as easy as learning your ABCs … but it’s every bit as essential as far as your ETF investments are concerned. So, how do you do it? Y

DIY Investing

Exchange Traded Funds

Portfolio Construction and Management

Latest Tweets

Investing can be as simple as holding a single, low cost ETF. With @BMO's asset allocation ETFs you can choose from a conservative, balanced, growth, or ESG portfolio. These all-in-one products are automatically rebalanced for your convenience: https://bit.ly/3Aq10DK #ad

Awesome to see @Justin_Bender has updated his model portfolio page with Vanguard, iShares, and BMO asset allocation ETFs. It now includes hypothetical returns going back 50 years: https://www.canadianportfoliomanagerblog.com/model-etf-portfolios/

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