The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
Give your wallet a day of rest
Introducing a savings strategy called the no-spend day, where you commit to zero spending on particular days. This blogger tries for at least 10 no-spend days per month.
Cruising for a bruising
Seven alarming reasons not to vacation on a cruise ship.
What Wal-Mart says about the economy
Wal-Mart is considered a bellwether for the U.S. economy and right now the department store chain’s sales look quite bad.
What working 65-year-olds need to know about the CPP
The Retire Happy blog looks at your options on both collected Canada Pension Plan benefits if you’re 65 and still working, and continuing to contribute to the CPP.