Welcome to Million Dollar Journey! If you’re new here, you can learn about me and even follow my financial journey to becoming a millionaire by 35 through my net worth updates. Since hitting the Million Dollar milestone, I’ve been documenting my journey towards financial freedom that you can read about here. If you are just starting your own financial journey, you can start with Financial Freedom 101 located in the navigation bar above. Before you leave, check out my latest articles listed below and don’t forget to subscribe to my updates!

Canadian Online Discount Stock Brokerage Comparison 2020

By FT | February 1, 2020 |

As we enter into a new decade of dividend and index investing I thought it was time for an update to our Canadian online broker article (whose first version dates back as early as 2006).  Use the table of contents below to dig into our criteria and comparisons as we look at the Best Canadian…

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Financial Freedom Update (Q4) – 2019 Year End Update ($55,200 in Dividend Income)!

By FT | January 26, 2020 |
Financial Freedom Update December 2019

Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey 2019 (Q4) Year-End Financial Freedom Update. If you would like to follow my latest financial journey, you can get my updates sent directly to your email, via Twitter or Facebook, and/or you can sign up for the monthly Million Dollar Journey Newsletter. For those of you new here, since achieving $1M in net worth in June…

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Amex Platinum Canada – Is The $699 Annual Fee Worth It?

By Guest Blogger | January 18, 2020 |
AMEX Platinum Canada

Long-time MDJ readers will know that I typically don’t write about credit cards. I don’t have anything against them (in fact I definitely cash in thousands in credit card perks each year) it’s just that I like to focus more on investing money than on investing in credit cards! When I do write about credit…

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Questrade vs Wealthsimple:

By Kyle Prevost | January 12, 2020 |

The Showdown: Questrade & Questwealth vs Wealthsimple Invest & Wealthsimple Trade Up until last year, investors looking to cut their investment fees to a minimum could choose to go with Questrade if they wanted an online discount brokerage and Wealthsimple if they wanted the ultimate in cheap, hands-off automated investing via a robo advisor.  Recently…

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Canada’s Best Dividend Growth Stocks for 2020

By FT | January 5, 2020 |
Canadian dividend growth stocks

I originally started looking at the best Canadian dividend growth stocks back in 2013.  As one of the most popular annual articles on the site, I’m proud to enlarge the list this year to include my top 25 Canadian dividend stocks for 2020.  For a quick read, view this list – complete data per stock…

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EQ Bank Review 2020 – Canada’s Best Online Savings Account?

By Kornel | December 30, 2019 |
eq bank review 2020

After becoming a client when they first launched over three years ago, I thought it was about time to pen the authoritative EQ Bank Review for Canadians to compare to their traditional branch banking services. I was even part of their early-access group before their popular EQ high interest EQ Bank Savings Plus Account was available…

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Dividend Investing, Decade in Review, Women and Money, Balanced Portfolios and More!

By FT | December 23, 2019 |

Sponsored RBC InvestEase is a robo-advisory service that is very competitive in the Canadian market place.  Not too long ago, I mentioned that they launched an educational initiative by building a database of articles that they continue to build upon. Here are some to check out: TFSA vs RRSP What is a Robo-Advisor? Investing for…

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Questwealth Portfolios: A Robo Advisor by Questrade

By Kyle Prevost | December 16, 2019 |
A Robo Advisor by Questrade

  The short answer is yes, Questrade having a robo advisor is nothing new.   However, the old robo, Questrade’s Portfolio IQ, has been replaced by their new product: Questwealth Portfolios. So, what does Questwealth Portfolios have to offer and how does it stack up to other robo advisors in Canada? Keep reading to find…

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