Happy 150 Canada! You look beautiful! I hope whatever you have planned this Canada Day weekend you enjoy it with family and friends – there are celebrations everywhere to get out and enjoy.
Enjoy these articles this weekend wherever you are and see you here again next week.
My articles from the week:
Some right, some wrong – my 2017 Predictions – June Update.
Blogger, economist and fan of this site wrote about The Real Reasons Why You Are in Debt.
Other fine reads:
My friends at ModernAdvisor told us fund fees remain an accurate predictor of future fund returns. Meaning, the lower, the longer, the better.
John Heinzl is still waiting for his perfect dividend ETF to be constructed.
Macleans magazine wrote that Canadians are world-leaders at piling up debt.
What will your retirement look like? I shared some ideas of ours here.
Million Dollar Journey provided a breakdown of his expenses in 2016. I like his idea of buying a newer (and not a new) car. He wrote “a high-quality three-year-old SUV for about half retail price (with cash so no financing charges).” Seems smart and we’re trying to save up for our own newer car in 2018.
Canadian Mortgage Trends said Canada is not alone in house pricing mania.
A reminder to check out the updates to my Deals page where you can save hundreds or even thousands of dollars over years of investing thanks to my partnerships.
Boomer & Echo shared an impressive mid-year review.
LowestRates.ca reported many Toronto homeowners are spending a ridiculous amount of their income on housing.
Big Cajun Man reminds you that RESPs and high mutual fund fees don’t have to go together.
Tawcan shared his Canada Day edition.