Thanks to an invite from Canadian Capitalist, I had the pleasure of hanging out with accomplished and respected Canadian bloggers Michael James, Larry MacDonald and Canadian Capitalist (Ram Balakrishnan) listening to Larry Swedroe speak earlier this week, discussing the numerous merits…

Hard to believe it’s already been a month since my last net worth update but alas, here I am. I don’t know where you live in our fabulous country, but it’s been pretty hot in the Capital lately. I wish I…

With the price of gas expected to climb higher this summer, I’ve been thinking more and more:  how on earth can I save money at the pumps? One solution is to drive less.  While this is good in principle this is not realistic.   I…

Well, I think summer has finally sprung in Ottawa.  Not that this picture is from Ottawa mind you; my wife and I live nowhere near this type of real estate. I was inspired to post this picture because the weather has improved drastically…

Yup, you read that correctly.  I recently made a $1,981.05 mistake.  Like all mistakes, it wasn’t intentional.   I simply didn’t pay attention.  I didn’t double-check my work. Have you ever made an online bill payment error?  A big error? I…

Recently, I read the world’s largest mutual fund company, Vangaurd Group Inc., is finally making the move north to Canada.   In my opinion, this is great news for the do-it-yourself (DIY) investor.   While Canadians have for some time, been able…