Tom Bradley at Steadyhand reports on the underwhelming size of the shift from mutual funds to ETFs. Even as someone who competes against ETFs, he would like “these simple, low-cost products to have a bigger impact on the industry landscape.”
Canadian Couch Potato looks at our tendency to overvalue the things we own. This can actually makes sense in some contexts. For example, it makes sense to give a low value to a new type of laptop bag until you’ve used it for a while and discover it’s much better than your old kind. But this doesn’t apply to investing; you don’t have to own something to judge whether or not it’s a good investment.
Big Cajun Man is unimpressed by Suze Orman’s new debit card.
The Blunt Bean Counter raised $12,575 in his bloggers for charity drive.
Preet Banerjee explains why owning real estate may not be the best idea right now.
Canadian Capitalist compares currency-hedged vs. unhedged holdings.
Million Dollar Journey explains Health Spending Accounts and their tax benefits.