Book Description: In the world of investing, online transactions have revolutionized business practices. Now you can take advantage of the possibilities to make quick profitable investments online. CliffsNotes First-time Investing Online for Canadians takes a beginner's approach to using the Internet to shape your finances. Learn about the best Web sites for gathering information about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds and how to make online trades. You'll find: information to help you decide whether online investing is for you; Web research techniques for finding details on stocks, bonds, and mutual funds; how to open your online account and make your first online trade; and ways to save money on brokerage fees and transactions.