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  • So my parents called me boring… take two

    I work in high tech, so I’m quite familiar with the latest electronic gadgets available in the market today. Quite regularly, I get to play with the latest electronic gadgets that have not been launched. As…

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    So my parents called me boring…

    When we moved to our current house in October it meant that we would be living closer to my parents. It used to take them about an hour to drive to visit us,…

  • Dividend Income – Sept 2016 Update

    October is upon us and that means NBA and NHL seasons are just around the corner. I think this is the best time of the year when it comes to sports,…

  • 10 Lessons I would give to my 23-year-old self

    Later this year I’ll turn 34. It’s a weird idea for me that I’ll be closer to my mid-30’s than my early-30’s. It’s a really odd concept to me especially considering 9…

  • FIRE. RIP. 2014-2018

    When I created this blog, the sole purpose was to chronicle our journey for financial independence and joyful life. I wanted to share my knowledge with like-minded people. I could have…

  • 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…

  • More Random Thoughts

    I was in Taipei for the last few days. In many ways, it was really nice to be back to Motherland. My family and I immigrated from Taiwan to Canada more…

  • Weekend Reading

    Now the Rio Olympic games are over, I’m having a slight Olympic withdrawal. It was really cool seeing these top athletes competing at the highest level. Mrs. T and I were…

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    Weekend Reading – Asia travel edition

    Happy Thanksgiving weekend to our US readers. Unlike our US counterparts, we Canadians are slightly backwards as we have already celebrated our Thanksgiving a month ago. Let’s all remember to be grateful…

  • Happy belated 1 year blog anniversary

    Wow I can’t believe I’ve been blogging on Tawcan.com for over a year year now. My goal has always been to share my ideas on personal finance, frugality, investing, financial independence,…