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Rob Carrick's Reader: Post-election money matters

Prime Minister Stephen Harper waves a Conservative party flag from the cockpit of his campaign plane as he arrives in Ottawa,Tuesday May 3, 2011.

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The best of the Web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Post-Election Money Matters

The Canadian Capitalist blog reminds us of what to expect from a majority Conservative government in terms of personal finance.

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Two more election post-mortems from the financial blogosphere, one on things that will likely NOT happen from Canadian Financial DIY another from Michael James on Money about tax changes ahead.

Reward Yourself

The Rewards Canada website has expanded its credit card comparison charts, which are an awesome tool for people who want a credit card travel reward card suited to their needs.

Best of the Blogs

Globe journalists (myself included) and outside bloggers have teamed up to create lists of top money blogs. Now, we want you to vote on which of our picks you like best. In a week, we'll publish your choices for the best of the blogs.

Click here for an overview of 2011's Best of the Blogs nominees

Vote: What's the best Canadian personal finance blog?

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Vote: What's the best Canadian investing blog?

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Personal Finance Columnist

Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998.Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More

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