The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.
"I need to let my wedding dream go"
More than three years into her marriage, a blogger reflects on her regrets about the small wedding she had and considers spending large for a "real wedding."
Cash is trash? No way
This essay makes a case for investors holding cash in their portfolios, even though returns are close to zero.
Just one fund
Read here about a mutual fund option for beginner investors seeking a simple, relatively low-cost approach.
On the same team as their clients
The mutual fund company Steadyhand discloses here how much money its own employees have invested in the firm's funds. A great question to ask any investing firm you're thinking of using – do you own what you sell?