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Gen X Investor

Blog Info

Name:
My Road to Wealth and Freedom
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Investing, Real Estate
Start Year:
2014

Blogger Bio

Net worth:
Location:
Ontario, Canada
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
Transportation

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Latest Blog Posts

Welcome to the second installment of my (Mis) Adventures in Real Estate series that focuses on property management problems.  The series is based on my experience owning out of town rental properties and all the drama that surrounded them.  In case you missed it, check out Part 1: That Time I Bought 2 Our of Town Rental Properties.  This post is called The One with the Fraudulent Property Manager.  If ...
Posted: Jul 18 2017 @ 9:08 AM
Welcome to my June 2017 investment income report.  This report helps me track all of my investment income from dividend stocks, index funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). I was pleased to see that our net worth continued to rise in June, going to within a hair of the coveted $1 million mark!  The increase in net worth […] The post June 2017 Investment Income $1070 appeared first on My Road to Wealth and ...
Posted: Jul 12 2017 @ 6:28 PM
Here’s my Questrade Review and a step by step guide on How To Open A Questrade Account.  If you open one through my affiliate link you’ll get $50 in free trades!  Below is a review of Questrade, what they offer and why you should open a trading account with them.  Following the review, you’ll be […] The post Questrade Review appeared first on My Road to Wealth and Freedom. ...
Posted: Jul 10 2017 @ 3:54 PM
Welcome to my (Mis) Adventures in Real Estate series.  It’s summer so I thought I’d post some light humor about our experiences over the last few years with real estate.  The other night my wife and I were talking about all the drama that went with the rental properties and we had some pretty good […] The post (Mis)Adventures in Real Estate Part 1 appeared first on My Road to Wealth ...
Posted: Jul 08 2017 @ 2:09 PM
Here is my July 2017 net worth update.  If you’re new to this site you’ll find that I like to track my family’s progress to financial freedom through monthly net worth updates.  To calculate our net worth, I add up all of our household assets and subtract any outstanding liabilities (ie. debt owing).  The result […] The post July 2017 Net Worth Update $998,174 appeared first on My Road to Wealth ...
Posted: Jul 06 2017 @ 9:43 AM
Well it’s been a very busy month for me in terms of adding to the dividend portfolio so I thought I should write a post about my June 2017 Stock Purchases.  A major goal for me this year is to reach 13k in passive dividend income.  There’s no way I’m going to achieve that goal […] The post June 2017 Stock Purchases appeared first on My Road to Wealth and Freedom. ...
Posted: Jun 30 2017 @ 10:51 AM
Hey everyone, just thought I’d let you all know that My Road to Wealth and Freedom is now fully updated for better performance with an all-new design.  In fact, this is my very first post on the new website! The old website just didn’t have great features for mobile users.  Since the majority of the […] The post Welcome to the Newly Updated My Road to Wealth and Freedom appeared first ...
Posted: Jun 29 2017 @ 4:41 PM
Hey everyone, just thought I’d let you all know that My Road to Wealth and Freedom will be getting an update for better performance and design.   Stay tuned for the update.   Thanks for all your support, Gen X Investor             The post Updating My Road to Wealth and Freedom appeared first on My Road to Wealth and Freedom. ...
Posted: Jun 27 2017 @ 12:42 PM
Stock markets have been soaring to new heights this year and while capital gains are great, let’s not forget why dividends matter.  No doubt, many people will be pleased when they open their monthly retirement account statements and see the dollar value of their investments.  But how much income did their investments generate over the […] The post Why Dividends Matter appeared first on My Road to Wealth and Freedom. ...
Posted: Jun 23 2017 @ 1:28 PM
Here are 6 tips for investing success.  When it comes to investing, lot’s of people have questions about how to make it work for the long term.  Here are 6 tips that I’ve found useful on my own investing journey that I think every investor needs to be mindful of.  Too many investors are short-sighted […] The post 6 Tips for Investing Success appeared first on My Road to Wealth and ...
Posted: Jun 18 2017 @ 3:07 PM

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