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I’m turning the big 4-0 this year. It seems like yesterday when I celebrated my 30th birthday with all my closest friends, but a decade has passed just like that. During that time, I became a father and changed careers. It’s crazy to think about all I’ve been through over the last 10 years. more

Of all the changes the Covid-19 pandemic has forced upon us, none may be as interesting or far-reaching as the way it has affected how we work. The changes to the workplace have been so swift, so deep, and at this point over a year into the pandemic, so long-lasting, it’s hard to see more

Every year I make sure to update my budget in January. Making a few adjustments is usually necessary as the cost of some expenses have likely changed, so I want to make sure that my budget is still accurate. When we hit the mid-point of the year, I then like to do an audit more

We’re more than a year into the global pandemic and some people are struggling financially. Many people have lost their jobs or have seen their hours cut. I saw my income drop by 75% during the peak of the pandemic. I’ve managed to rebound since then, but I had to make some lifestyle changes more

Having a baby for the first time (or another child) is exciting, but stressful at the same time. You’ll be dealing with a lack of sleep, constant feedings, diaper changes and quite often, a significant drop in income. Expenses you’ve never had to deal with in the past will all of a sudden start more


10 tips to save money right now

Saving money is a top priority for many Canadians, but that’s always easier said than done. Everyone knows that eating out less or taking public transportation will help you save, but that’s not always practical. If you want to see a difference in your monthly budget, you may need to make sacrifices. But sometimes, more


The types of insurance I have

When it comes to insurance, most people only think about health, home and auto insurance. It’s no surprise since those are the most common types of coverage, but is that all the insurance you need? It depends on your personal situation and how important you value things. Someone who has excellent work benefits may more


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