• Why I Love Credit Card Rewards Programs

    Why I Love Credit Card Rewards Programs

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of TD. All opinions are 100% mine. I have a confession, I absolutely love credit card rewards programs. What started as a way to get [...]

  • Get out of Debt Fast With These Methods

    Get out of Debt Fast With These Methods

    Let's be clear, if you owe thousands of dollars on multiple credit cards, there's no way to get out of debt fast. If you see a company claiming they can clear your debt or fix [...]

  • The Steps to Purchasing a Home

    The Steps to Purchasing a Home

    Buying a home will most likely be the most expensive decision you make in our lives so it shouldn't be taken lightly. I find it absolutely amazing how some people will spend hundreds of thousands [...]

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5 Financial Mistakes I’d Like to do Over

April 25th, 2016|2 Comments

The reason I started writing about money is because I didn't want people to make the same financial mistakes that I made. Looking back, I feel like I fool that I didn't catch these mistakes [...]

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Airports in London, England

April 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Thanks to my friends at Expedia.ca, next week, I'll be heading to London and Germany for two weeks. If you want to follow my adventures, be sure to follow me on Twitter and Instagram where [...]

  • Preparing your finances

Preparing your finances in case of a downturn

April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

In case you missed it, Liberal Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced an $18.4-billion deficit in February. That’s a far cry from their original plan to keep the annual deficit at under $10 billion. This shouldn’t [...]

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5 Must see Cafés in Tokyo

April 14th, 2016|1 Comment

For many years now Japan has been making headlines for their unusual cafés in Tokyo. Maid cafés started off as a novelty, but they're now big business in Japan. Cat cafés, on the other hand, are clearly more [...]

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5 Ways to Make Saving Money fun

April 11th, 2016|2 Comments

Recently I've caught myself contradicting myself. For the longest time I've always avoided lifestyle inflation, but since I've been working harder at my side hustles I've convinced myself that I can spend a little more. [...]

  • M is for money review

M is for Money Review

April 7th, 2016|2 Comments

For many parents, teaching their kids about money is a difficult task. There's the struggle of deciding at what age should you start giving your kids financial pointers and more importantly, how do you make [...]

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The Rules of Personal Finance

April 4th, 2016|0 Comments

A few weeks ago I was watching the movie Fight Club. In one of the scenes, Brad Pitt's character Tyler Durden was explaining the 8 rules of fight club. If you wanted to be part [...]

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BMO PlanShare: Joint Bank Accounts for one fee

March 31st, 2016|0 Comments

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BMO. One of the most difficult things in a relationship is combining finances. It should be a pretty straight forward process but rarely are [...]

  • tangerine credit card review

Tangerine credit card review

March 29th, 2016|8 Comments

The Tangerine Money-Back credit card is now open to the public. Many people have been waiting for this day for quite some since the card had been in the preview stage for the last 5 [...]

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Are You Spending too Much?

March 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Quite often my dad bugs me about saving more money, it actually gets ridiculous at times. I'll mention to him that I plan on buying dinner one day and he'll respond with are you spending [...]

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Getting on top of Your Student Loan Payments

March 24th, 2016|0 Comments

I'm fortunate enough to have graduated without any student debt. My parents had set up a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) set up for me at a young age so I never to worry about [...]

  • American Express Gold Rewards Card Review

American Express Gold Rewards Card Review

March 21st, 2016|3 Comments

The American Express Gold Rewards card is currently my main travel credit card. Although it doesn’t offer the best rewards from a dollar standpoint, it does suit my personal style of travel which is the [...]

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10 Tips to Help Save Money on Your Wedding

March 17th, 2016|6 Comments

Valentines's Day was last month and if you and your significant other got engaged, then I congratulate you. I remember my wedding day like it was yesterday (okay maybe not every detail), but I do [...]

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The Best Places to Stay in Hong Kong

March 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Hong Kong is an incredible city and what I consider the gateway to Asia. Just about every local speaks English here so for first-time travellers to Asia, it's the perfect city to start in. With a [...]

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5 Reasons to Feel Confident About Your Money

March 14th, 2016|0 Comments

It's incredibly easy to feel confident about our money, but in many situations, we may not be well off at all. Rising home prices (along with growing household debt) and low-interest rates have given some of [...]

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