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Tom Drake manages multiple blogs on the night shif

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014 in Money management, Portfolio/Interviews, Portfolio/Saskatchewan Pension Plan | 0 comments

11 September 2014 By Sheryl Smolkin     Hi, as part of the SavewithSPP.com continuing series of podcast interviews with personal finance bloggers, today, I’m talking to Tom Drake, author of the personal finance blogs Canadian Finance and Balance Junkie. He also partners on three other sites and writes guest posts on several others. Tom lives with his wife and two boys in Edmonton. He’s a financial analyst for all of the Sobeys stores west of Ontario. He’s always looking for...

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Dan Wesley knows how to save a buck

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014 in Money management, Portfolio/Interviews, Portfolio/Saskatchewan Pension Plan | 0 comments

14 August 2014 By Sheryl Smolkin Hi, As part of the savewithspp.com continuing series of podcast interviews with personal finance bloggers, today I’m talking with Dan Wesley, author of the personal finance blog “Our Big Fat Wallet.” Dan is in his late 20s, he recently got married and he lives with his wife in Calgary. Finance isn’t just his hobby, it’s his career. He currently works in the corporate finance group of a large petroleum company. A couple of unique things you should...

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Big Cajun Man shares RDSP, RESP expertise

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Money management, Portfolio/Interviews, Portfolio/Saskatchewan Pension Plan | 0 comments

17 July, 2014 By Sheryl Smolkin   Click here to listen Hi, As part of the savewithspp.com continuing series of podcast interviews with personal finance bloggers, today I’m talking to the “Big Cajun Man,” author of the Canadian Personal Finance Blog. In real life, he is actually, Alan Whitton, a mild-mannered government civil servant and father of four, living in Ottawa. Alan has been blogging about finance and consumerism for about ten years, focusing on real life...

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Robb Engen takes on new challenges

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Money management, Portfolio/Interviews, Portfolio/Saskatchewan Pension Plan | 0 comments

19 June, 2014 By Sheryl Smolkin Click here to listen Hi, Today in savewithspp.com’s continuing series of interviews with financial bloggers, we talk with Robb Engen. Robb is “Echo” from the very popular Canadian personal finance blog Boomer & Echo. He also has a bi-weekly column in the Toronto Star where his research focuses on budgeting, banking, credit cards, and debt management. Robb is a happily married Dad living in Southern Alberta. Over the past five years he has gone from...

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Sheryl Smolkin interviewed about vacation policies

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Deleted, Portfolio/Interviews | 0 comments

http://www.sherylsmolkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/SherylinterviewedonScottThompsonshow.wma Sheryl Smolkin was interviewed for  The Scott Thompson Show on AM900 CHML News/Talk in Hamilton about vacation legislation and policies in Ontario.  

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Dave Dineen’s retirement journey

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Money management, Portfolio/Interviews, Portfolio/Saskatchewan Pension Plan | 0 comments

22 May 2014 By Sheryl Smolkin   Dave Dineen in Barcelona Click here to listen Hi, Today in savewithspp.com we continue our series of interviews with personal finance bloggers. Dave Dineen’s blog “Dave’s retirement journey” appears on Sun Life’s brighterlife.ca Dave retired in December 2010 in his mid-50s. Before retiring, he spent 30+ years in marketing for several financial services companies, most recently, for Sun Life. He writes about what it actually feels like to be...

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