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March 2017

  • FI Interview #1 – Vancouverite reader J

    Recently a reader name J reached out to me to share his early retirement story. What’s neat is the fact that he’s also located in Vancouver. Because his story is so…

  • Recent buys – H.TO & CTC.A

    Since beginning of 2017 we have deployed roughly $13,700 to purchase more dividend stocks. But we are far from being done for 2017. The recent market volatility provided an opportunity to…

  • Dividend Income – Feb 2017 Update

    Why do I like dividend income so much? Because it’s our money working hard for us so we don’t have to. For example, I was on the road for 16 days…

  • Use your imagination

    The other day I was playing Lego with Baby T1.0. He found some wheels from his Lego box, where we keep all the Lego pieces, and went on to build an…

  • Are you “Retirement Free?”

    When it comes to Financial Independence Retirement Early (FIRE), there are lots of calculators & simulators on the internet to estimate when one can reach FIRE. As luck have it, I…

  • Some reading materials

    Since getting back from my 2 week Asian work trip middle of last week, life has been busy. Between work, running after two toddlers (Baby T2.0 started walking while I was…

  • 5 financial fails that I encountered recently

    Although I am a self-declared personal finance expert here on Tawcan.com, I tend to avoid talking about personal finance unless I know you well (must be the polite Canadian in me).…