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February 2012

Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR)

Now that we have an understanding of how compound interest works, let’s take a look at another important topic, Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR). CAGR is not the actual growth rate of the investment, but a rate that [continue reading…]

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According to Albert Einstein, “compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it … he who doesn’t … pays it.” So, what exactly makes compound interest so powerful, and why should you care? Compound interest is often [continue reading…]

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Sell Used Paper Textbooks / Books

If you are anything like me, chances are good you accumulated your fair share of paper textbooks during your time in university. If you are even more like [continue reading…]

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Spend the Day at the Lake

Financial Independence is something that can have an entirely different meaning for one person to the next. One individual might wish to achieve this status so they no longer have to subject themselves to the [continue reading…]

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January 2012 Monthly Expenses

A New Year and a new blog! Let’s get 2012 off to a good start. I am going to start listing my expenses, and hopefully this monthly routine [continue reading…]

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