How to invest your money

Be a smart investor. Learn investing basics and protect yourself from investor fraud.

Before you invest

  • Set goals.
  • Create a financial plan.
  • Understand the risk and your risk tolerance.
  • If you don't know how to invest, choose a financial advisor.
  • Check that your advisor is registered.

Decide what to invest in


The Canadian Securities Administrators has useful resources for:

Avoid investment fraud


If the person or company you're dealing with is not registered, or is not permitted to offer you something they're trying to sell, phone 867-667-5466, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408 extension 5466.