Hidden gems of the Aeroplan program

Hidden gems of the Aeroplan program Unless you’ve been living under a modest-sized rock in this country, you probably know by now that Air Canada and the beloved Aeroplan loyalty program are breaking up in 2020. For now, nothing changes…
2017 Financial Goals – August Update

2017 Financial Goals – August Update For the last few years, I’ve posted some financial goals on this site…so we have a hope of realizing them.  I figure you can’t manage what you don’t measure.  Then again, goals can change…
Back-to-school so back to the bank?

Back-to-school so back to the bank? September is around the corner and that means back-to-school shopping season is in full swing. According to a RetailMeNot.ca 2016 survey, Canadian parents will spend an average of $472 per child for back-to-school shopping.…
Housing dilemma

Housing dilemma Should we stay or should we go?  If we go, when? It’s a tough question to answer.  One that my wife and are talking about now – frequently. December 2010 – present We’ve been here for almost seven…
July 2017 Dividend Income Update

July 2017 Dividend Income Update Welcome to my latest dividend income update. For those of you new to these posts on my site, every month I discuss our approach to investing using Canadian dividend paying stocks.  We believe buying and…