Weekend Reading – Retiring broke, dividends, real estate going badly and more #moneystuff
Welcome to my latest Weekend Reading edition – where I share some of my favourite articles from the week that was across the personal finance and investing blogosphere.
Here is what I posted this past week:
Still on my to-do list is an update on this article – about our financial freedom age 50 target – and next week I will have yet another personal finance and investing book to giveaway. Stay tuned for that!
Congratulations to Adeel who won this book on my site – the book will be in the mail to you very soon. Thanks for being a fan Adeel.
Enjoy these articles I checked out this week and talk soon.
Go Banking Rates told us why many Americans will retire broke. Only 16% have more than $300,000 saved for retirement.
The Frugal Fellow said frugality isn’t everything. Naturally, I agree, just like wealth isn’t everything either. If you ask me, health is infinitely more important than any financial means.
I’m aligned, for the most part, what MoneySense captured about the TFSA vs. RRSP vs. other investing debate here. This subject is certainly written about a great deal…
Investing in real estate is no windfall, it can easily go sideways. I’m not convinced the multi-millionaires in downtown Toronto or Vancouver would agree. Those markets have made those homeowners very wealthy.
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