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Welcome to Million Dollar Journey! If you’re new here, you can learn about me and even follow my financial journey to becoming a millionaire by 35 through my net worth updates. Since hitting the Million Dollar milestone, I’ve been documenting my journey towards financial freedom that you can follow here. If you are just starting your own financial journey, you can start with Financial Freedom 101 located in the navigation bar above. Before you leave, check out my latest articles listed below and don’t forget to subscribe to my updates!

If you follow twitter or any other news outlet for that matter, you may have noticed a lot of coverage on the topic of being bumped from a flight.  A few weeks ago, United Airlines took bumping to a whole new level when they aggressively removed a passenger that was chosen to be bumped.  The… Read More

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One question that I often get about dividend investing is where I go about finding all the stock and dividend data.  In my posts about dividend investing, I talk about yield, payout ratio, rising dividends, and watching earnings to make sure that they are rising as fast (or faster) than the dividend growth.  Some of… Read More

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Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey April 2017 Net Worth Update – Team MDJ edition. A select group of readers were selected to be part of Team MDJ which was conceived after the million dollar net worth milestone was achieved in June 2014. Nobleea – the Oil and Gas Engineer, was selected as a team… Read More

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In late March, the federal government came down with a much-anticipated budget - especially for investors.  The rumours were all over the web about the potential of higher capital gains tax.  This resulted in stories of investors selling their positions to reduce any potential future increased tax burden. Thankfully, the budget was very tame this year without… Read More

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Our friends at The Successful Investor (TSI) have recently introduced a new product to their line-up, a product that is in alignment with one of my main investment strategies - Dividend Investing. The newsletter is called "Dividend Advisor" and provides dividend investors with recommendations on the top dividend stocks available in the market.  While you can… Read More

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Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey March 2017 Net Worth Update – Team MDJ edition. A select group of readers were selected to be part of Team MDJ which was conceived after the million dollar net worth milestone was achieved in June 2014. SmilingSaver was selected as a team member and will post net worth… Read More

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About a week ago, CBC's Go Public segment shed light on some aggressive sales tactics that big banks are using.  In the article, bank employees spoke out about the pressure they face from management to hit sales targets.  So in order to hit targets, they push credit cards, overdraft protection, premium chequing accounts, and lines… Read More

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One of the perks of being a personal finance blogger is that I receive more books in my mailbox that I have time to read.  However, as one of my financial goals for 2017 was to read (and learn) a little more, I've made the intention to sit down with a good book as often… Read More

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