“I took a break from Bay Street to co-write a musical”: Myron Genyk on his money values and getting financially cut off at 20
Who are your finance heroes?
My parents. They are of Ukrainian ancestry and immigrated to Canada as kids from Eastern Europe after World War II. They raised me with their Old-World values. Part of that included the idea that material goods come and go—so Buddhist, in hindsight—and things should be secondary to family and education. And there was the idea of scarcity and being OK with not having everything you want…