Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Carrick on money: Ten habits of debt-free people

Spend and save.

The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Ten habits of debt-free people
Some good suggestions here on the mindset you need to stay out of debt.

Cool new technology
A look at a new generation of locks for your front door that work electronically and can talk to your smartphone or tablet.

Story continues below advertisement

Introducing the iBag, a purse that tells you when you're overspending.

How to invest in Europe
Here's a rundown on the first TSX-listed exchange-traded fund to target European stocks.

Investing genius fears fracking
Jeremy Grantham – he predicted both the dotcom crash and the subprime meltdown – is convinced that there's a link between fracking and an increasing incidence of earthquakes. Fracking is a technique for removing oil from shale rock.

More money
Join the 35,000+ people who subscribe to my Facebook personal finance community for talk about investing, retirement, real estate, banking and other financial matters. I'm also on Twitter.

Report an error Licensing Options
About the Author
Personal Finance Columnist

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. More


The Globe invites you to share your views. Please stay on topic and be respectful to everyone. For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions.

We’ve made some technical updates to our commenting software. If you are experiencing any issues posting comments, simply log out and log back in.

Discussion loading… ✨