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[Podcast] Buying a Real Estate in Canada

Hey, finally I did it! My first podcast about buying a real estate 🙂

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Canadian banking [#3]: A tablet from TD Canada Trust

TD Canada Trust was a bit behind RBC delivering me a Samsung Galaxy Tab4, yet the last week I got one as well. The same tablet is pending for my wife 🙂 We decided to take all of these tablets … Continue reading

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Canadian banking [#2]: Finally my iPad Mini

As I wrote in Canadian banking [#1]: How banks fight for clients, banks offer perks to people who open bank accounts with them or switch from their competitors. While I believe Royal Bank of Canada is one of the slowest … Continue reading

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Investing in mutual funds: are they worth it?

Well, as I wrote before, Canadian banks offer very low interest for your money locked in any savings accounts with them. The best offer I heard of was some 3+ years deposit that offers about 2.5% of interest per annum. … Continue reading

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A story of a mad stock: Twitter

Originally posted on Proprietary trading:
I’d like to tell you a story of Twitter stock that took place today. This is a story of either sheer stupidity or I don’t even know what else. So, a little background. Twitter is…

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My Fund

You might have noticed that I added a new page to this blog: My Fund. It is about a personal money management vehicle I run. As I’ve written before, I don’t like savings accounts interest rate (especially in Canada) paid … Continue reading

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Opening a brokerage account in Canada

Canadian banks pay very little interest on your money, so I have no interest giving them any significant amount of my hard-earned money :). Instead, I opened a brokerage account that I will use to access variety of financial products … Continue reading

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