20 Wealth Tips from Real Financial Professionals

20 Wealth Tips from Real Financial Professionals

Each of the following wealth building, budgeting and investing tips comes direct from the brains of 20 different financial advisors across Canada and the United States. Some great advice here:… Read more

The Latte Factor Warning

The Latte Factor Warning

Is the well-known savings tactic called the ‘Latte Factor’ really beneficial?

How to Generate Retirement Income

How to Generate Retirement Income

How do you generate sustainable income from your investment portfolio today? Unfortunately, you might not like the answer.

Why Did I Start DumbWealth.com?

Build financial independence and retire early

Don’t Let Unlikely Events Financially Wreck You

Don’t Let Unlikely Events Financially Wreck You

Yesterday I caught my kid running down the middle of a long flight of stairs, nowhere near the handrail. I told my kid that if she fell she would have… Read more

Buying Something? Sleep on It!

Beat marketers at their own game. They want you weak, tired and hungry.

The High Income Trap

The trappings of a consumerist society don’t lead to happiness. Keeping up with the Joneses doesn’t lead to happiness. Owning a bunch of stuff doesn’t lead to happiness.

Grow or Die

Is a business that doesn’t grow sustainable?

How Much Should You be Saving?

Saving is one controllable factor with massive influence on your ability to build wealth.

8 Life and Money Lessons Shared by the Elderly

8 Life and Money Lessons Shared by the Elderly

Learn these lessons early in life and you will prosper.

Is Your Scarcity Mindset is Holding You Back?

Is Your Scarcity Mindset is Holding You Back?

The lens through which you view the world affects your ability to generate wealth.

Poverty at 40 is Not Cool

Poverty at 40 is Not Cool

Three edgy roommates in your 20s is cool. Not so much in your 40s.