Breaking Down Investments

Last week I moderated the Breaking Down Investments Panel Discussion and Q&A hosted by Tangerine. As the name implies, it was an opportunity for the public to come hear a panel of experts and regular people discuss investing. I was joined by the following panel members: David McGann, Director of Tangerine Investments Jessica Moorhouse, Millennial [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

Taking the Next Steps to get You to Your Goals

It’s mid-January which means it’s time for me to check in on your New Year’s resolutions. I didn’t write about resolutions this year because I don’t believe in them. Let me reword that, I think most people don’t end up sticking to their resolutions, so I don’t see a point in making them. Instead of [...]

By | January 19th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

The Millionaire Teacher review

The Millionaire Teacher is back! Okay, he technically didn’t go anywhere, but author Andrew Hallam has just released the second edition of his book The Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in School. Let’s be clear, if you’re looking to learn about personal finance and investing, this is a must [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance, Young Money|

Got $10,000? Here’s What to do With it

If we’ve recently come into a windfall of cash - from a gift, lottery, or inheritance - figuring out what to do with it is trickier than it seems. Paying down debts or increasing our retirement savings are obvious choices, but is it the best option? It depends on our individual situation. The first thing [...]

By | November 28th, 2016|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

5 Signs You’re not Actually Good With Your Money

Growing up I was taught good financial lessons. Money management never seemed to be a big issue for me. I started working when I was sixteen, so I always had some pocket money, but I still managed to save for the future. Lifestyle inflation never appealed to me, so as my salary increased over the years [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Investing Demystified

I don't normally take guest posts but when Lars Kroijer, a former hedge fund manager based in London reached out to me, I was intrigued. He created a series of videos that explains how investing with index funds work. I've openly talked about how I follow the Canadian Couch Potato strategy, so it's interesting to see that [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|Investing, Personal Finance|