Interviews

An Interview with Derek Foster

By FT / January 26, 2011 /

As Derek Foster (DF) is pretty well known in the finance space here in Canada, while reviewing his latest book The Idiot Millionaire, I thought it would be a good opportunity to snag an interview with him. My telephone conversation with Mr. Foster was casual, informative and entertaining. It turns out that my financial path…

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Interview with Greg Romundt, President and CEO of Centurion Apartment REIT – Part II

By Guest Blogger / October 1, 2010 /

This is a continuation of part I of the interview with Greg Romundt of Centurion Apartment REIT. 4 – Apartment Syndication was mentioned as the way some of your REITs began; is this still an attractive option for investors? What are the principles behind this method of investment? Can anyone invest this way? Some REITs…

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Retired at 31: The Interview

By FT / June 22, 2009 /

After hearing the story about John, who retired at the age of 31, many of you have been anticipating an interview with him to get more details.  Here are some questions that I had for the early retiree. What province do you live in? Alberta How old are you? 32 When did you retire? August…

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Common Job Interview Questions

By FT / November 20, 2008 /

Continuing on with my job interview tips, lets discuss some common interview questions that I’ve gotten over the years.  As some of you know, my career experience has been in the engineering field which may vary from other careers in terms of interviewing.  However, I can see these interview questions being fairly common in many…

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Job Interview Tips

By FT / November 19, 2008 /

After doing the same job for the past few years, I’ve been starting to get the itch to branch out and try new things.  Trying to find new work means breaking out of my comfort zone, updating my resume, and getting ready for interviews again.  You know what they say, growth comes when you get…

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An Early Retirement Update from QCash

By QCashMan / October 4, 2007 /

Since our last interview QCash, the guy who retired @ age 36 with a net worth of over $2 million, we have received a tremendous response from readers looking for more info on the early retiree.  I’ve contacted QCash and he has kindly taken the time to write an update on his early retirement. Thank…

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An Interview with Trader and Author Timothy Sykes

By FT / October 2, 2007 /

Yesterday I wrote a positive book review on Timothy Sykes newest project “An American Hedge Fund”.  As his story is quite amazing, I was interested in interviewing Mr. Sykes to get some of the inside scoop.  Thankfully, Timothy has taken some time out of his busy schedule to answer a few questions.  If you have…

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Young, Rich, and Retired: An Interview with QCash

By FT / April 2, 2007 /

I’d like to introduce a fellow Canadian who has accumulated over $1.5 million dollars in net worth at the young age of 36 and has recently retired. Did he inherit his money? Did he obtain a windfall of some sort? How did he do it? I had the opportunity to interview the young millionaire about…

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