A few readers have requested that I do a blog post about the performance of my Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) portfolio based on the TD e-series low cost mutual funds.  As I’ve written before, I chose the TD RESP solution as it provided a low cost way to index the bambinos education fund.  In…

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This is a guest post by the Intelligent Speculator which is a blog about investing, news and market events. It also supplies readers with free stock picks with the goal of  generating new investment ideas. You can visit the blog at IntelligentSpeculator.net and subscribe to the RSS feed here. As regular readers of the Intelligent…

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Protect Your Savings

Since the inception of this blog, I’ve received numerous emails from readers asking where to put larger deposits.  Most know about CDIC (Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation) and how it protects most accounts up to $100,000, but what about amounts greater than $100,000?  What do you do then?  What exactly happens to your money if a…

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Welcome to the very first net worth update of 2009! The most notable update this past month was that I took a portion of our savings ($20k) and put a lump sum payment on our mortgage.  I’m hoping to do this again later in the year to meet one of my financial goals.  However, the…

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