For Christmas 2008, my girlfriend now wife got me a great gift, she purchased “The Snowball” for me. For those who don’t know about this book, “The Snowball” is an 800-page plus memoir about Warren Buffett. In this book, Buffett…

In a recent Globe and Mail article it was reported that Canadians who accidentally put too much into their Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs) can breathe a sigh of relief: Ottawa will be coming to their rescue and “be as flexible as possible”,…

Almost two years ago, I decided to start my first full DRIP with Enbridge. I choose Enbridge (ENB) after coming home from work one day, getting the mail, and opening my monthly invoice from them. After reading my invoice more…

To diversify my investments, I’ve been thinking about adding a telecommunications company (telco) to my portfolio, namely, one or more of the “big three”. Most personal finance and investing gurus have advocated this in some shape or form since holding…

ATM fees and surcharges are only moving in one direction (up!), so while the amounts might seem insignificant (maybe $1.50 or $2.00 per transaction), think about it this way…you’re paying almost a 5% premium to grab 40 bones out of…