What is the Difference Between an A Lender and B Lender?

Hello! Welcome to a quick lesson on the ABC’s of Lending. Growing up, all I knew were the usual suspects when it came to banks. Canada’s Big Five Banks: Toronto Dominion (TD), Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank), Bank of Montreal (BMO) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). I remember […]

“Let’s Talk!” Investing in Stocks

Hi Everyone! Happy Sunday I hope you have had an enjoyable and productive weekend. I am super excited to be able to share this post with you all. This is our first post in the “Let’s Talk!” Blog Series. The Q & A for this post was with an old friend and colleague (let’s call […]

25 TIPS: To Change your Spending Habits

Hi Friends! It is a beautiful sunny Saturday and I’ve been busy working on a post to give us all some Financial Motivation. Here are 25 (low cost or NO cost) Tips to help you Change your Spending Habits. If you’ve been to Compound Dreams before, you’ll know that I am all about changing your […]

A Catalyst for Change

WHAT HAS BEEN HAPPENING IN THE WORLD? I’ve been asking myself this very question over the past few weeks. Ever since my cousin sent me the video of Ahmaud Arbery being chased down, shot and killed. This shooting precedes the death of Breonna Taylor, who was shot by police officers, in her own home. And […]

JV on the Rocks, Please!

Well, now that I’ve got your attention, in this post I will briefly be covering Joint Venture (JV) Agreements. But feel free to pour a drink and enjoy the read! JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENTS: WHAT THEY ARE, HOW THEY WORK & HOW THEY CAN HELP YOU Joint Ventures (JV) are agreements between 2 or more parties […]

“Let’s Talk!” Blog Series

Hi Everyone! I am so excited to tell you about the upcoming posts series that we are working on at Compound Dreams. We will be talking to our friends, family, colleagues and peers about their experiences with investments and finances. We will have talks with: Real Estate AgentsMortgage BrokersMortgage SpecialistsPrivate LendersReal Estate InvestorsStock Investors And […]

I’m Ready to Start Changing My Life… Is it Too Late?

So if you’re like me, you are ready to kick those bad habits, bring on new challenges and are ready to reinvent your life. But, are you too late? Is 35 too late to do it? How about after you already have a family, kids and a mortgage? What if you have some consumer debt […]

Simple Steps to Planning

Hello and Happy Friday! This is my very first post on the topic of planning. This post is simple, to the point but will be elaborated on in future posts. For now I just wanted to share our steps to planning and achieving our goals. My partner, Stan, is a very systematic person. His decision […]

Daily Practice of Gratitude and Appreciation

Hi Friends! Before we start, let’s take a moment to list 3 things that we are grateful for right now… For me, while I am about to write this blog my 3 things are: 1. The time I have to write2. My son, Benny3. The lovely BBQ I have planned for lunch today The things […]

15 Daily Habits: Kick Start Your Plan for Change

At Compound Dreams we are firm believers in creating good habits that will help to propel us into the people we want to be. Daily habits are often small, easy to create/start and are things we can actively work on. The great thing about daily habits is that you can start them NOW. No waiting, […]