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From Around The Blogosphere…
You always hear the advice that you should check your credit report yourself, but you’ll get it again courtesy of The Canadian Capitalist PLUS you’ll get instructions on how to do it. Now you have no excuses.
The Quest For Four Pillars explains the ins and outs of the Canada Child Tax Benefit program. They even include a link to a calculator from the government that will help you determine what your benefit might be.
Canadian Financial DIY brings up an often neglected topic of personal finance as he discusses 6 reasons for using testamentary trusts. My coverage on estate planning is pretty weak, so I’ll start to ramp up the number of articles focussing on estate planning myself in the future.
Michael James on Money shows you how to get rich. No fancy schemes, just good old fashioned discipline.
The Million Dollar Journey offers an introduction to double exposure ETFs – these have been in the media a lot, and have also been covered by many of the personal finance bloggers as of late – and will continue to be for some time I gather.
This Week’s Racing Video
Every week on WhereDoesAllMyMoneyGo.com, I have a weekly “Lap of The Blogs” post on Friday that provides links to other articles that I found interesting or that I think would be of interest to my readers. I also include a racing video simply because my other passion in life is auto-racing.
This week’s video gives some perspective as to how much faster racecars are than regular street cars. Specifically it compares an A-Series Mercedes Benz versus an E-Series Benz versus a McLaren Mercedes F1 car. The F1 car gives the A-Series Mercedes a 70 second headstart on a 3.2 mile course (and still wins).