A Review of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham
November 21, 2014
The Intelligent Investor is the famous book written by Warren Buffet’s mentor, Benjamin Graham, who is regarded as the father of value investing. Buffet learnt a lot of his skill..
The Business of Coffee: 10 Surprising Financial Facts
November 17, 2014
The global industry of the coffee trade is quite large. Coffee is more popular than ever, no other beverage is more revered or respected than our trusty cup of joe. Coffee is a $60..
4 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Binary Options Broker
November 10, 2014
Given the large number of binary options brokers offering services to individual investors, finding the right one for your unique budget, experience level, expertise level and inte..
A Review of Basic Economics by Thomas Sowell
October 31, 2014
Thomas Sowell is a brilliant economist who had a rough history before he succeeded in life because of hard work. He started out in poverty and became one of the premier American ec..
5 Things I Learned From Buying My First Home
October 23, 2014
If you would have told me one year ago that I was going to be a homeowner by now, I would have rolled my eyes and told you to stop putting pressure on me. I’m doing just fine the..
Exclusive Interview with Betterment CEO Jon Stein
August 12, 2014
Last year at FinCon, I was lucky enough to meet up with the great folks from Betterment. Some other finance bloggers and I had a good chat with the CEO Jon Stein. He had some inte..
Guide to Renting Properties for Side Income
June 6, 2014
Congratulations! You have just become a landlord or are considering purchasing your first property. This is a great step to becoming financially independent and controlling your ow..
Realizing the Importance of Side Income
April 16, 2014
Recently my friend Shannon from The Heavy Purse e-mailed about a special she was hosting for financial literacy month. Normally I wouldn’t think much of these initiatives and..
The Top 7 Things You Must Know When First Flipping Houses
December 4, 2013
The following is a guest post about flipping houses. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest post policy and then contact me. It’s rare that I go a week wi..
I’m Going To Start A Betterment Account
August 19, 2013
Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for another Monday Money. I talk about a lot here, most of it tips and tricks on saving money, spending wisely and churning rewards credit cards..
The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing Book Review
March 28, 2013
For a while now I’ve been wanting to be more active in my financial endeavors and get more into investing. You always hear all these stories of people getting their money working..
The Fastest Way to Get Started Flipping Houses
January 24, 2013
I meet many people who have lots of interest and want to learn how to get started flipping houses. Many of them seem to want to do their twelfth house flip before they’ve even do..
The Secret to Selling Your House Flip
October 15, 2012
No doubt, one of the most exciting parts of a house flip is selling. It’s the combination of months of hard work, dedicated most of your free time, and closely following steps fo..
Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Home
August 6, 2012
The following is a guest post. If interested in submitting a post, please contact me. Author Bio: Jason is a financial advisor and Dave Ramsey-trained counsellor that blogs over a..
The Latte Factor Explained
June 19, 2012
David Bach coined a term in his book The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-step Plan to Live and Finish Rich called “the latte factor.” Within the New York Times best sel..
Top Canadian Investing Blogs
June 16, 2012
Back in April I created a poll to rank the Top Canadian Personal Finance Blogs. Thanks to all the bloggers who shared that list with their followers, that post has remained the mos..
Pros and Cons To Investing In The Stock Market Today
June 6, 2012
The following is a guest post by Karl from WiseStockBuyer, a blog that teaches you how to how to buy stocks and grow your nest egg. Let’s start with the positives. Great Oppo..
Overcoming Unemployment Challenges
June 4, 2012
As many of you know I’ve been unemployed the whole time I’ve been running this blog. It actually goes all the way back to August. So that’s pretty close to 10 mon..
Putting Your Health Before Your Finances
May 28, 2012
So far, a big part of my blogging journey has focused on thinking back to my previous financial decisions. It’s made me think about my Betterment portfolio performance. I ad..
Budgeting & Decision Making – Maintaining A Healthy Financial Life
April 25, 2012
Setting financial goals can help you achieve the dream of living a debt free and stress free life. If you would really want to stop living paycheck to paycheck, you will have to th..
The Psychological Benefits of Living Modestly
March 12, 2012
Rick who blogs at Invest In 2012 is honored to be featured here as a guest blogger! As media has shown us, the rich don’t necessarily live happier than the poor. I like to th..