Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey November 2010 Net Worth Update. For those of you new to Million Dollar Journey, a monthly net worth update is typically posted near the end of the month (or beginning of the next) to track the progress of my journey to one million in net worth.  If you scroll…

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In the October 2010 net worth update, I briefly mentioned that I was planning on paying of the mortgage balance this month and I’m happy to say that we’re mortgage free in 2010!  As this is a significant milestone in any financial journey, I thought that it deserved a post all on its own. History…

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With Christmas just around the corner, it’s a great time for another freebie.  Brent, from Moonjar Canada, is on a mission to get the word out to financial enthusiasts and has offered MDJ readers another chance to win the Moonjar Family package. Moonjar “Family” Package Last year, we did a giveaway of the Moonjar which…

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This is a guest column from travel and personal growth enthusiast, Lily. This past spring, I made a huge investment in my happiness. I left my secure corporate job to pursue my interests in travel, web design and personal growth. My entire year off would be funded from hard-earned personal savings. The financial implications were…

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With the Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA) introduced a couple years ago, it added quite a bit of complexity with regards to retirement planning.  To the financially savvy, the TFSA was quite the gift as it’s a powerful tool that compliments retirement planning.  One question that relates to the TFSA that I get often over…

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