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The Position of FU

Sometimes there is some deep level wisdom coming out of Hollywood and there is certainly something to be learned by this short one minute snip from the movie The Gambler. I agree 100% that the position of fuck you would be a great position to be in,...

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Today’s Stock Market Report:

I’m not sure where on the internet this gem came from – but if you haven’t seen it and you happen to be a personal finance geek, you gonna love it. I’ll also throw in a couple of stock market memes for good measure....

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We need more people like Gremel

This is a good example of the power of compound interest over a long period of time. The fact that you can turn $1,000 into 2 million is – Mind blowing. I’m almost certain at the age of 98 you have just about zero fucks left to give and...

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Read books? The internet says you don’t.

Even though I would rather read a book (Ha!) than spend my time on social media, I consider it my duty to call out bullshit when I see it. This old but new again internet info-graphic is making its rounds on FB. And it contains some statistics that...

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Look at this Glass!

The one thing that we can control is how we react to any given situation. One of the ways that I like to think about it is the “Glass half empty” with a twist. Take a look at the glass below is it half full or half empty? Well you...

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DRIP – Not your kitchen Sink

My kitchen sink is currently dripping like a cold wet winter in Vancouver. But don’t worry I’m off to fix it as soon as I’m done writing this out for you. On to the meat – DRIP (Dividend Reinvestment Plan) It’s just a...

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Nihahi Creek Trail – Hiking Kananaskis

Nihahi, Nahahi, Nahali, Tahini or whatever you want to call it (I lost the bet by the way), is one of the most interesting hikes in Kananaskis. This is one that you will remember for sure. This is a 13.2K out and back hike but according to my GPS it...

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The Big Mean Banks Are Out To Take Your Money

News flash the big Canadian banks are retail operations and their purpose is to sell you things. Shocker! I know it’s hard to believe but just like most other retail stores, they have products to sell and sales targets to achieve. And just...

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