Miya wrote me an email about her financial situation and was looking for an opinion. I am a big fan of Million Dollar Journey and I learned a lot from here. I realized that if you don’t manage money, the money will manage you.  Although I understand the fundamentals about finance management (I think I…

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Many readers have emailed me wondering about the Best of Blogs results.  The competition was stiff this year, especially with a large US site in the mix. It was a tough battle and after the dust settled we managed to gather enough votes to place an honorable second!  A big thank you for those who…

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As I mentioned in my last net worth update, I am in the process in doing some research on replacing my 8 year old vehicle.  Ideally, I would like to keep my current car a big longer, but it has recently turned on me and the repair bills are really starting to add up. In…

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For those of you who have a family business and thinking about incorporating, there is a tax strategy that you can use to your advantage that will minimize the overall taxation of company income.   It’s called “Dividend Sprinkling”. We’ve mentioned dividend sprinkling briefly before in the discussion about holding corporations, but lets explain it with…

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