In case you missed it, this week I wrote about teaching kids about money and how you may need less retirement income than you think.
Analysts expect Shaw Communications’ subscriber base to decrease in the next quarter. With young consumers increasingly cutting pricey cable packages, Shaw will need to generate more revenues through their internet services.
If you’ve been following the GoPro story, you’ll be interested in reading their recent IPO went up almost 40% on the first day of trading. GoPro specializes in cameras used for outdoor sports like surfing, downhill mountain biking and skydiving – very cool stuff.
In case you needed another reason to complain about the big banks, one of the big banks recently hit an injured soldier with a $7k mortgage penalty.
Related: How to Reduce Your Mortgage Penalty
As you know, I feel strongly about taking control of your own finances – and debt debs recently wrote about the top 10 reasons to take control of your own finances.
Boomer from Boomer & Echo wrote about escaping to the countryside. What started out as an idea has turned to reality, and she will be moving to the countryside soon. No more long lineups, traffic jams or high crime areas. Definitely on my list of things to do when I retire!
My Own Advisor listed some of the top international ETFs for your portfolio. Definitely something I will be considering in the near future as I look to diversify my own portfolio.
If you have checked your email recently, you’ve probably seen a steady stream of emails from companies wanting you to ‘keep in touch’. This is because of our new anti-spam laws which take effect July 1. Here is a good read on how the new law affects your email subscriptions.
As we all know, some things are cheaper at certain points of the year. In case you missed it, here is my full listing of when to buy things to save the most money at How to Save Money.
Chantal Marr @ LSM Insurance writes about 6 foods that can add years to your life. I try to eat these food regularly, but I also like things that aren’t on the list – pizza, chocolate and beer 🙂