Quick Update on things to come

Alright, so this is a bit of a cop out on meeting my goal of posts every Monday and Thursday, but I did add to the site and will be adding more in the coming weeks. I just wanted to make a bit of an update for those of you who are checking back every Monday and Thursday to see the new posts. So well here it is!

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Cash not working for you? Why not try a rental property?

Rental property

As you may have noticed in my Q1 2015 Net worth summary, I had a lot of cash sitting around not working for me.  With the Alberta housing market looking like it was on a downward spiral, I didn’t want to buy there just yet. So I decided to look into a rental property.

In February 2015 I was looking at mls.ca like I normally do.  I have the tendency to surf MLS at least once a month looking at the prices of homes in all of the areas I’ve lived in. It’s only 4 different areas so it doesn’t take that much time.  I don’t know why exactly I do this, mostly just from to feed my interest in homes I think.

This one particular time I was looking at places in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. It’s where I’m from and where a lot of friends and family still live.  If there were opportunities like there are in Alberta, I would think about moving back, but until that time, it doesn’t fit into my financial plans. Or at least that’s what I thought.
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Funny Engrish Signs

Funny Engrish Signs

One of my favorite parts about travelling through parts of Asia were the English translations on signs and the grammar/context. I’m from a small east coast town myself so I can’t talk  much about grammar and spelling without being a hypocrite but who doesn’t like some good Engrish?
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