October 2017 Dividend Income Update

October 2017 Dividend Income Update Welcome to my latest dividend income update.  For a change this update is right on schedule! For those of you new to these posts on my site, every month I discuss our approach to investing…
Robo Advisors Demystified

Robo Advisors Demystified Investing can seem daunting. Mutual funds vs. Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) vs. stocks vs. bonds – which one?  How much of each?  In what accounts?  Are there tax implications? How long should I hold my investments?  Will…
My Early Retirement Litmus Test

My Early Retirement Litmus Test The following is a guest post from Rob, a fan of My Own Advisor, who enjoys retirement stories. A recent column from Mark generated tons of buzz and a lot of heated questions.  Maybe rightly…
Self-made millionaire assessment guide

Self-made millionaire assessment guide Courtesy of this article, there are apparently seven habits most self-made millionaires employ to build their wealth. From the study conducted, there are two types of self-made millionaires:  Risk-Takers and Savers. Builders, entrepreneurs, and aggressive investors…
September 2017 Dividend Income Update

September 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 focusing on Canadian dividend paying stocks.  We believe buying…