A regular reader emailed me about how his financial advisor recommended that he invest in Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) and was wondering if they were a good idea or not.  Seeing that I’ve never heard of a mortgage investment corporation before, I had to do a little digging to get the details. What is a…

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Forum Giveaway Reminder As I mentioned last week, we are giving away 8 x $25 gift cards for verified registered users of our newest project: Canadian Money Forum.  What do I mean by verified?  When you register, you should receive an email asking you to verify your email.  After clicking on the link within the…

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After watching The Meatrix (note the spelling), my wife has been on an organic food only tear.  For those of you unfamiliar with The Meatrix and not inclined to watch, it’s about how poorly factory farm animals are treated to mass feed humans.  Organic foods, on the other hand, have standards as to how animals/plants…

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With the governments of the world printing money to help free the money flow from the institutions to borrowers, there is a possibility of higher inflation when the economy decides to turn around.  What what kind of inflation will we be looking at?  Could we be facing hyper inflation with double digit interest rates? How…

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CanadianMoneyForum.com It’s long overdue, but after much consideration MDJ has teamed up with Canadian Capitalist to create a money forum where readers can easily discuss and share their ideas – Canadian Money Forum! How did this idea come about?  From the readers of course!  Over the past couple years, numerous readers have been asking for…

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Our landline is $17.95 a month, not including long distance which averages less than $4 a month. It’s the lowest I could find for a non internet phone line but from experience contributing to MDJ, my guess is that many of you have found even better deals. Share your stories here on how you keep…

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