Why I Chose Passive Investing

This post is by a passionate reader of My Own Advisor who recently started her own blog at www.passiveinvesting.ca. I became interested in investing after I got my first pay cheque after college. I was lucky that my parents paid…
Top Equity ETFs for Indexing Fans

Over the years, my thoughts and strategy regarding investing has matured.  At least I’d like to think so.  It started to change after reading Millionaire Teacher by Andrew Hallam and has been evolving ever since, thanks to other books about…
Indexing 101

First My Own Advisor reader:  “Great site, but I don’t know what you mean by indexing?” Me:  I should write a post on that. Second My Own Advisor reader:  “Hi Mark, I found this article interesting and while unable to…

The following is a guest post from Rob L., a fan of My Own Advisor living in Munich, Germany. Probably one of the hardest things for an investor to determine is when a stock might be on sale.  Today, I…
Is it worth it being a Boglehead?

Over the last few weeks, there were some opposing views about index investing written in the Globe and Mail.  In a column entitled Can a Boglehead Approach to Investing Work? the following was written: “Those who like the idea of…