Beating The Index: Weekend Edition

Welcome to the weekend edition, a small collection of links to interesting personal finance related articles and news from around the web.

At 8.30am, the employment numbers will be out for the USA. A lower number of job losses is expected at -63k for July compared to June’s losses of -125k. Canada already reported a loss of 10k jobs for July, is the recovery sputtering in Canada? Today’s numbers will be the variable to watch for market direction.

Have a great Weekend!