The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
Is a house a good investment?
A blogger runs the numbers for hypothetical buyers in Toronto. Lots to argue about here.
Small restaurant, giant bill
Introducing Sole Per Due, a restaurant in Vacone, Italy, where there’s seating for just two at a time and the bill will come to roughly $335 (U.S.) per person.
Here’s a list of the most expensive cities in the world to eat.
The cheap date
How to save money and find good deals for date nights.
Finding the right reward card
This article on finding the most suitable reward card is followed by an online questionnaire that will help you narrow down the choices.