I was just doing some finance reading today and came by an article about the much anticipated VISA Initial Public Offering (IPO).  The reason that investors are excited?  VISA is the largest credit card network in the U.S and they basically print money. VISA is hoping that their IPO will raise $10 billion which, if…

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Since the success of the Canadian best seller Stop Working: Here’s How You Can, Derek Foster has written another book called “The Lazy Investor“. I was excited to receive his latest book for review as I really enjoyed his first book. It’s not surprising to see that Fosters dividend investment strategy is followed by many…

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It's the beginning of 2008 which means it's time to to look back at my financial goals for 2007 and see if my original financial goals for the year were met.  It's report card time! Goal #1: Increase passive/alternative income to $500/mo  (Grade: A+) Final Report: Our passive/alternative income well surpassed the $500/mo. What I…

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Happy New Year! Looking back on 2007, MDJ has put up quite the few popular and controversial articles.  Below are the top articles on MDJ for 2007 grouped by popularity, comments, and general favorites. Here are the top 10 articles of MDJ for the year of 2007: The Smith Manoeuvre – A Wealth Strategy Canadian…

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