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John Heinzl

Investment Reporter and Columnist

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Debunking another RRSP myth

There are no taxes on capital gains with an RRSP, so not being able to use your investment losses is a red herring

Jul 15, 2016

John Heinzl's model dividend portfolio

Strategy Lab experts started with a hypothetical $50,000 portfolio on Sept. 13, 2012. We’ll monitor their portfolios on a regular basis.

Jul 04, 2016

My post-Brexit investing plan revealed

Attempting to dodge market set-backs isn’t worth the stress, so I make sure to have a diversified portfolio that can weather the storm

Jun 24, 2016

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John Heinzl has been writing about business and investing since 1990. A native of Hamilton, he earned a master's degree from the University of Western Ontario's Graduate School of Journalism and completed the Canadian Securities Course with honours. His weekly Yield Hog columns explore the world of dividend stocks, bonds and other income-producing securities, and his explanatory Investor Clinic columns and videos aim to inform and educate investors who want to take control of their money. He also writes the irreverent Stars and Dogs feature that appears every Saturday in Report on Business and contributes car reviews to Globe Drive.

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