Derek Condon, CFP
Ideas about personal finance, human behaviour, and how we can make better decisions for our future selves.

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Jun
19
How to Avoid Building Wealth (And What to do Instead)

How to Avoid Building Wealth (And What to do Instead)

Wealth can mean a lot of different things, but it essentially is freedom. It's freedom away from what
4 min read
Jun
12
πŸ“š Your Future Self by Hal Hershfield

πŸ“š Your Future Self by Hal Hershfield

🎯 Read This Book If You want to find better balance in your life by understanding how to connect with your
13 min read
Jun
05
Morgan Housel's Rules of the Money Game

Morgan Housel's Rules of the Money Game

All credit for this post goes to Morgan Housel. There's a link to the podcast episode below where
9 min read
May
29
Solving Canada’s $13 Trillion Retirement Gap

Solving Canada’s $13 Trillion Retirement Gap

Netflix's series, Money, Explained, covers a lot of interesting topics. The one that really got my attention was
15 min read
May
22
πŸ“š Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth by Nick Murray

πŸ“š Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth by Nick Murray

🎯 Read This Book If You want to understand what makes investors successful over the long-term, and how a Financial Advisor
13 min read
May
15
Nick Murray's Six Variables of Investor Success

Nick Murray's Six Variables of Investor Success

If I told you that six variables account for upwards of 90% of your long-term investment returns, would that grab
5 min read
May
08
Avoiding Mistakes Matters More Than Making Great Shots

Avoiding Mistakes Matters More Than Making Great Shots

If you follow golf, there's a couple of names you're hearing more than ever lately: Nelly
6 min read
May
01
πŸ“š The Richest Man In Babylon by George S. Clason

πŸ“š The Richest Man In Babylon by George S. Clason

🎯 Read This Book If You want to learn timeless lessons of personal finance while going on an adventure back in
6 min read
Apr
24
To Know Where to Start, You Need to Define the End

To Know Where to Start, You Need to Define the End

If you were told to train for a run, how would you train? Would you train for stamina and long
6 min read
Apr
17
Buffer and Buffett β€” A Better Way To Budget

Buffer and Buffett β€” A Better Way To Budget

Warren Buffett is the most recognizable investor ever. Even if you know nothing about investing, you still know who The
13 min read