Five Affirmations in a Bear Market

Bear Market Affirmations

Take a deep breath … relax … exhale … repeat. Yes, there is a bear market. It’s now official, with the S&P 500 Index down more than 20%. But we’ll get you through this with some daily affirmations since it’s been shown that a positive attitude leads to a positive outcome. Here are five bear market […]

Making a budget you can actually stick to

Making a budget

Welcome to‘s 8 steps to making a budget and financial plan Canadians can actually stick to! You will learn all the steps required to improve your financial situation, and create a budget that is flexible and will help you meet your goals.  This is going to be one of the longest posts on this […]

Planning A Maternity Leave

Mat Leave financing

As Canadians we are very lucky there is an official parental leave policy that offers us some financial support to take time away from work to be with our babes.  You may think you don’t need to be financially funding maternity leave, because we get EI. I’m here to tell you, depending on your income, the […]

3 Ways to Manage Money as a Couple

3 ways to manage money as a couple

Manage money as a couple As a couple gets more serious, they need to decide how they will manage their money as a couple. Key triggers for this step are normally moving in together or getting married. There are three general styles on how couples can manage their money as a pair. No matter what […]