The book is completed, but I’m working on some of the final publishing details. The final copy was submitted to the publisher and I received a proof copy yesterday. The idea of the proof copy is to make sure the book looks ok and doesn’t have any errors. Unfortunately, there was a major problem with the cover, so there wasn’t much suspense about whether I could approve it or not.
There is always one more step.
My fave links
My Journey to Millions says that money does buy happiness. Funny post.
Invest It Wisely had a great post on Vanguard ETFs. These are a good deal for Canadians.
I really enjoyed this story, which is about the results of taking deal-making too far: The Parson’s Pleasure by Roald Dahl.
I found out about this story from some commenters on a recent yard sale post. The post (which wasn’t worth linking to) asks if it is ethical to buy something at a yard sale which is underpriced.
The rest of the links
Canadian Capitalist says that investment advisors are a lot like babysitters.
Larry MacDonald explains how mortgage rates are determined.
Boomer and Echo have some advice on dividend growth investing.
The Oblivious Investor shows how even cheap hedge funds are not cheap.
The Financial Blogger tells how to get a raise on top of a raise.
Today’s Economy takes a look at the truth about health care inflation.
Preet reveals an investment banker’s portfolio.
Million Dollar Journey says his net worth is on track.
Michael James does some analysis on when to start taking CPP payments.