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The best ETFs for your portfolio Add to ...

If you're looking for broad exposure to stocks and bonds, here's a low-cost, tax-efficient solution

Segment Two: Best ETFs for mainstream investing

-best picks for equity, bond exposure

Dan's ETF picks:

Canadian equities: iShares S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index Fund (XIC)

- US equities: Vanguard Total Stock Market (VTI)

- Canadian bonds: iShares DEX Universe Bond Index Fund (XBB), or if you want to stick to short bonds, the Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered Government Bond ETF (CLF) and Claymore 1-5 Yr Laddered Corporate Bond ETF (CBO).