facebook twitter youtube google plus linkedin

Could You Use A Financial Planner?

By Mike Drak My wife (who I fondly call The Contessa) is an investment advisor at a major Canadian bank and was forced to work from home during the pandemic. As a result, I got a chance to see her in action dealing with her clients. One thing I...

read more

What Type Of Retiree Are You (Or Do You Want To Be)?

By Mike Drak We have been led to believe by the majority of those retirement commercials they like to show us that all retirees are the same but the truth is they aren’t. What I have discovered through my research on retirement, there are actually a number of different...

read more

A Perfect Retirement Storm Is Brewing

By Mike Drak “It’s a recession when your neighbour loses his job; it’s a depression when you lose yours.” – Harry S Truman You are in your early to mid-fifties, married with a couple of kids in university. You are very good at what you do because you have...

read more

Dr Anthony Fauci – A Great Retirement Rebel Role Model

By Mike Drak “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently…because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” – Steve Jobs At age...

read more

Book Review: Keys To A Successful Retirement By Fritz Gilbert

By Mike Drak I read a lot of retirement books while doing my research and it’s not often that I find one I really like, but Keys To A Successful Retirement by Fritz Gilbert is well worth the money. When I was planning my own escape from my thirty...

read more