The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
To save money, they sold their house
Read here about Sophie and Scott McDonald, 40-something Vancouver residents who sold their home and moved to something smaller to ease their money-related stress.
Now for some downsizing tips aimed at empty-nest parents who need to clear decades’ worth of stuff out of their home.
Putting our air conditioners on ice
There’s more downside to air conditioning than just higher hydro bills, this opinion piece in Time says.
Hollywood’s bummer of a summer
What aren’t people spending money on this summer? Blockbuster movies, like The Lone Ranger, which may yet find itself onto this list of the biggest summer box offices bombs of all time.