7.2.7 Summary of key messages

From: Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

  • Every investment can be described in terms of its return, risk and liquidity.
  • When you expect a high return, you must accept a higher risk.
  • Your personal tolerance for risk will help you choose a suitable portfolio of investments.
  • Your risk can be reduced when you choose a diversified portfolio of investments.
  • If you are uncertain about what investments are right for you, speak to a registered professional advisor.

At the end of the module, you will find an Action plan. This is a tool that you can use to track your progress and take the next steps to manage your investing successfully in the future. Use the action plan as a road map for financial action!

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