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Rob Carrick

Rob Carrick

Rob Carrick

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Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998.

Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. Rob is also the host of the Carrick Talks Money video series, and he writes a daily blog called Carrick on Money that compiles top online personal finance and investing content. Rob is also the author of the annual Globe Investor Online Broker Rankings.

He also wrote Rob Carrick's Guide to What's Good, Bad and Downright Ugly in Canadian Investments Today.

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