Since proposing the concept of reader net worth updates, my email inbox has been non stop!  I’m happy to see so many readers interested in sharing their story with others and being held publicly accountable for their financial goals.  Initially, I wrote that the team would consist of 3-4 members, but I have decided to…

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After using Interactive Brokers for a number of years, I feel that it’s a good a time to write a review on the popular online discount brokerage.  In late 2014, IB finally delivered on their promise to offer RRSPs and TFSAs to Canadians.  Although it comes with a $50/year maintenance fee, the low trading fees…

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FrugalTrader (FT) reaching his long-term goal of a net worth of a million dollars inspired me to tell my personal financial story. Similar to FT, I’ve set out a financial plan to reach a net worth of a million dollars by age 35. Through discipline, hard work and determination, I’m already halfway there, recently reaching…

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It’s been a long time coming, but we finally did it, we hit the million dollar net worth milestone. Our million dollar journey started in 2006 with a family net worth of about $200,000.  While that is a significant amount of money for a 27 year old, the balance sheet, or net worth statement, was…

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