t seems that there are a lot of Warren Buffet fans here (who isn’t?)! Our giveaway of “Pilgramage to Warren Buffett’s Omaha” received about 150 entries and out of those entries, 1 lucky winner was randomly chosen. Using a random number generator, Blitzkrieg (#87) was chosen as the lucky winner! Congrats!
I mentioned a little while ago that I joined twitter to see what the hype is all about. Maybe I’m old school, but it has taken me a while to warm up to the new “must be part of” social media. Where I’ve found the most value is the ease of asking my “followers” questions and getting quick responses. If you would like to follow me on twitter, you can see my twitter profile here.
The Bank of Canada has dropped the key borrowing rate again! This time, another 0.5% which means that prime now sits at 2.5%. I never would have imagined in my life time that my mortgage rate would be less than 2%.
Brip Blap writes about the correlation between intelligence and wealth.
Canadian Capitalist gives us the results of dollar cost averaging the TSX composite.
My Dollar Plan has an interesting discussion with her readers in the article: Should we Downsize?
Canadian Dream reviews the book Hot Air.
Money Smart Life has some career tips for a bad economy.
Four Pillars asks who do you trust?
Generation X Finance answers a reader question: Why should I keep investing?
The Sun’s Financial Diary exposes variable annuities: The Fee Factor.
The Intelligent Speculator has a commentary on if Amazon is the next Apple?
Frugal Dad analyzes the cost of watching television.
Thicken My Wallet goes over the costs and benefits of graduate studies.
The Digerati Life writes about the new lows in the stock market in The Dow Jones Closed at 6700, how do you feel?
WhereDoesAllMyMoneyGo explains the dividend capture strategy.
Lazy Man and Money writes about saving money on a wedding dress.If you would like to read more articles like this, you can sign up for my free weekly money tips newsletter below (we will never spam you).