Lewis and the Flash Boys

Prior to reading the book, allow me to present a simple counter-argument to the premise of Flash Boys.[1] I will do so in the manner of the ancient Greeks, who sought to prove axioms using principled methods of proof, rather than obtaining empirical evidence, thus freeing them from the need to actually do work. All […]

Stacking Money, Part 1

Obtaining financial freedom through savings & investment A few years before coming to Rotman, I had taken an interest in investing and wealth-building. I’d made financial freedom my life’s goal – i.e., accumulating wealth to the point where my investment income is greater than my reasonable and foreseeable expenses. Building wealth and/or attaining financial freedom […]