I’ve kept track of my net worth every month since I started this blog. You can see a more detailed look at my net worth here. The purpose of this exercise is to practice accountability in my finances. I’ve found the easiest way to improve in anything in life is to measure your progress. Since closely […] ...
As some of you may have noticed, I haven’t updated the blog as much as I would have liked. The reason for this is because I’ve had plenty of developments in my life over the past couple of months. Some exciting and some heart wrenching. So let me update you on the sorts of shenanigans […] ...
I’ve kept track of my net worth every month since I started this blog. You can see a more detailed look at my net worth here.
The purpose of this exercise is to practice accountability in my finances. I’ve found the easiest way to improve in anything in life is to measure your progress. Since closely monitoring my net worth, I’ve seen a rather large improvement in my finances.
I plan to continue ...
In the event of my untimely passing – I thought I would outline my personal finance philosophy to the person who receives my windfall.
Here I present a basic overview of what I think matters most in the world of personal finance.
It is my hope that this guide will be helpful to you, my reader, and to whoever I will leave my pitiful sum to.
What is money?
“Money is something we ...
Welcome to Part 1 of my Financial Fundamentals Series. This series will highlight all the different tools we have at our disposal to improve our finances. In the first part of my series, I will be discussing how automatically saving can lead to wealth beyond imagine. You can find the rest of the series here. Let’s get started.
For many of us in the personal finance space, Warren Buffett is a ...
Slowly getting there!I’ve kept track of my net worth every two months since I started this blog. You can see a more detailed look at my net worth here.
The purpose of this exercise is to practice accountability in my finances. I’ve found the easiest way to improve in anything in life is to accurately track and measure whatever it is you are looking to get better at. Since closely monitoring ...
As a fellow Canadian, it’s my duty to tell you about one of the greatest wealth generation tools available in our beloved country.
What’s this you’re on about?
I’m talking about the Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA).
Tell me more.
By golly, I will.
Imagine this. To reward you for being a wonderful citizen, the Canadian government has given you access to this thing called a Tax Free Savings Account. Inside this account, almost any ...
There’s something offensive about daring greatly and challenging the norm.
No one’s ever offended when you tell them your life plans are to become a doctor then work till you’re 65. No one’s offended when you tell them you just financed a brand new SUV.
Yet, people get offended when you tell them about your plans to retire early. Is there something inherently wrong about checking out of the rat race years ...
Wealth is a funny thing, we all want more of it to buy the things we want. Yet it’s the things that we want that are keeping us from being truly wealthy.
In this post, I want to demonstrate that wealth is indeed attainable. I will examine the tools with which anyone can do so.
If something is attainable, it needs to be accessible to everyone and require minimal effort.
So I’m not ...
If you’ve read my blog for any period of time, you’ll know that Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is an important part of my life. For those unfamiliar with Jiu Jitsu, it’s a sport or martial art where the objective is to control then submit your opponent.
There aren’t too many parallels between joint locks and personal finance, but there is one thing my hobby has taught me. But first, a little ...
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