Best Posts

 

This is the best posts section of the site. The following articles have been the most popular or best written ideas on this blog so far. Feel free to skim through them at your own leisure :)

 Liquid’s Top Picks For Achieving Financial Success

Profit From Your Everyday Problems – Problems are just opportunities in disguise.
The Hidden Power of Multiple Incomes – When the total is more than just the sum of its parts. How I went from a single income household to a quadruple income household.
9 Years to Financial Freedom – The plan to financial independence is slowly coming to fruition.
Raising $25,000 in 3 months – I got myself into quite a pickle. My loyal readers step up to offer me financial aid in the comments section :)
Not all Wealth is Created Equal - The importance of proper diversification and how most people aren’t doing it.
Money Perception Time - How the way we think changes over time
Take Control of Your Tax Bracket – Simple tax benefits many people can use, but don’t.
Words of Wisdom – The Asset Column -A great quote to inspire us all to save and invest for our future.
Year of Easy Money – My biggest year over year gain yet thanks to past investment decisions
Stealth Wealth – This is why I don’t give out my real name and identity on this blog :P
7 Rules of the Wealthy -How the rich stays rich and how I plan to join them one day.
Nation Built on Credit – Cost of living is higher because borrowing money is cheaper
Wealthy is Healthy – One of the best motivators to strive for financial success, your body.
Our Most Valuable Asset (2 parts)  – Income is important, but in order to have a stable economic foundation we also need something else.
How to Make a Budget – Tracking our expenses is how we know where we could be saving more.
My New Saskatchewan Farmland – I’m a landlord now
Break All the Rules – Credit card debt can be a useful tool
How it All Began – The early years of how I started to make money and build wealth. My financial history.

Real Estate

Paying Down the Mortgage Isn’t for Everyone -Why I’m making the smallest payment amount possible on my mortgage and investing my money elsewhere.
Land Valuation -People say we’re in a housing bubble. But how are prices here compared to the rest of the world? Related articles Tallest In the City and Mind the Housing Gap.
Unlocking my Home - Put that home equity to good use. Use money to make money.
Why Invest in Farmland – Because it’s one of the best asset classes in our lifetime to invest in :D
Canadian Housing More Affordable – We are at historically low interest rates which explains the higher real estate prices
Canadian Farmland Prices up 19% in 2012 – Is the farmland market in a bubble?

Capital Markets (stocks, bonds, etc)

Volatility and Risk – Does volatility in a stock mean higher risk? Not necessarily according to Warren Buffet.
Marginally Better Results – This post explains how margin accounts work.
Margin Accounts – Walkthrough – This post demonstrates how to buy a stock on margin
How to Use the RRSP (3 parts) – RRSPs are not only used for retirement
Who Wants to be a Trillionaire – How to invest in Zimbabwean dollars
Qualcomm and Comcast – The mobile trinity plan
TD e-series Mutual Funds – Explains what they are and how to open an account. Part 2 explains how to use them.
Investing in the Daily Grind – The most popular drug in the world is also legal. Here’s how to profit from the coffee industry.
Better Saving Vehicle -Which is the better place to put your investments in first, RRSP or TFSA?
The Financial Markets Overview -Stocks, bonds, and everything in between. If you want to become an investor, this is a good place to start.
Investing in Foreign Currency – Diversifying asset allocation
Beating Professional Fund Managers – Financial experts may not be as smart as people think

Fun, Entertaining, and Informative

Fun Facts about Money -There are some very expensive things out there.
First World Financial Problems – Sometimes we complain too much.
Beauty Discrimination – Your genes could affect your salary amount
Rich Kids of Beverly Hills – My new favorite reality tv show
How to Make Elite Babies – the perfect recipe for your offsprings
Breaking Down the Cost of Gas -Ever wondered why gasoline costs so much in Canada?
The Missing Dollar – See if you can solve this popular financial riddle :0)
35% Return on Stamp Investment – How I made a quick profit by investing in Canadian permanent stamps
Unclaimed Money – Find out if you or a relative have long lost money lying around the Central Bank.
Discretion – If you got it, don’t flaunt it
Are Young Women more Independent than Men? – Apparently they are.
Making Life Simple and Easy – Life hacks compilation
Easy Grocery Savings (2 parts) – Great idea for vegetarians. Easily save over 50% off your next grocery bill.
April No Spend Days – Begin – I tried to limit the number of days I would spend in one month.
Putting the 1 Percent into Perspective – They’re not all that different from the rest of us.
Life Enhancing Tips -Some wise words for the curious.
I’m Going into Space – Just a matter of time and money now.
Easy Savings: Parking – Save money and get exercise at the same time
First time Eating Sturgeon Roe – Ah yes, caviar :) Om nom nom #luxurylifestyle
Canadian Arctic Landscape -My review of a silver coin from the Canadian mint.
For Faster Service: Press 2 – Can you speak a second language?
The Affordable Beer Conjecture – How much does beer cost in countries around the world.

Miscellaneous Reads

Inheritance Tax Savings – Easy way to save boatloads on taxes by planning a gradual inheritance process
Making Debt Decisions -Do what makes financial sense and not what other people say.
Daylight Wasting Time -My little issue with how the clock system works in this country.
Go With the Flow, Student Loan Debt – Debt is a part of life, we shouldn’t fight it.
Wireless Competition – Don’t overpay for your cell phone plan
Living the Dream at Work – Job satisfaction is alive and well
Financial lessons from the Greatest - These guys knew only way to growth and prosperity is through hard work
Financial Lessons from Benjamin Franklin – Advice from one of the smartest minds in history
My New Silver Coins – Buying bullion is a direct way to invest in silver.
Passive Income from the Government – A very useful tax refund for those who use other people’s money to invest
My New Investment: Teeth – I got braces :D
Barnett Newman Painting – A piece of art sells for millions
Making cents of it all -Should we still be making pennies in the 21st century?
Coping with Debt – Having a lot of debt doesn’t need to be stressful.
The Hidden, Hidden Costs of Credit Cards -The fight between retail stores and credit card companies with the consumer caught right in the middle.
Twinkies – A Hot Commodity – One of my most unusual investments ever.
Thinking like the Rich – What wealthy people have in common
Marginal Utility – Using micro economics to decide what’s important for us to buy.
Financial Freedom in 10 years - A hypothetical situation that could happen

 

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