Now is the Time To Build Emergency Savings

Now is the Time To Build Emergency Savings

About 4 billion people around the world are under some form of lockdown right now due to the Covid-19 coronavirus. Except to get groceries, many of us haven’t left the… Read more

Markets Hit Highs: So Why Are You Broke?

Markets Hit Highs: So Why Are You Broke?

According to Emil Kalinowski, CFA the Western world has been stuck in a silent economic depression since 2007.

Should You Pay Down Your Mortgage or Invest?

Should You Pay Down Your Mortgage or Invest?

The choice isn’t as clear as some propose.

How to Give Your Child a Massive Financial Head Start

How to Give Your Child a Massive Financial Head Start

About to have a baby? What you do now can save them from future financial burden.

You’re Richer Than You Think? City by City Median Income in Canada

You’re Richer Than You Think? City by City Median Income in Canada

Feb 14, 2020 Update: I originally chose a sample of cities across Canada so not every single one is in the chart below. Due to popular request here is the… Read more

5 Year Plan for Financial Freedom

5 Year Plan for Financial Freedom

How I dramatically improved my family’s financial position.

Death of the Middle Class Dream

Death of the Middle Class Dream

You need to understand how the system is rigged if you want to win at the new game.

Tales of the Working Poor

Tales of the Working Poor

Perhaps you make $75k. Or perhaps you and your spouse make a combined $100k+. It sounds like a lot when you say it out loud. It’s probably more than you… Read more

Is it Worth Sending Your Child to Private School?

Is it Worth Sending Your Child to Private School?

Is it worth sending your child to private school? The average cost of private school tuition across the United States is $9,638 for elementary school and $14,522 for high school…. Read more

Compounding and the Self-Funding Portfolio

Compounding and the Self-Funding Portfolio

The early days of building wealth are a struggle. However, there comes a point when the portfolio is able to feed itself, as illustrated in this post.

Avoid Going Broke Using Grampa’s 7 Tips

If you want to avoid going broke, you need to pay attention to the bottom line. That means controlling personal expenses to ensure something’s left.

How a High School Student Can Create $1 Million in Wealth

How a High School Student Can Create $1 Million in Wealth

Know someone in high school? Give them a massive head start in life.

Is $1 Million Still F.U. Money?

Is $1 Million Still F.U. Money?

Painting: The Tribute Money by Masaccio (1401–1428) Ask someone how much they’d need to quit their job and follow their dreams. For most people the magic number to walk away… Read more