7 Ways our Non-Traditional Wedding Saved us Money

Weddings are expensive. Yes, there is nothing new with this statement. You read about how expensive weddings are in every corner of the internet. Whether you’re an avid reader of fashion blogs, sports highlights, or (hello) personal finance information – we all talk about marriage. The curse of the wedding day cost Once you get [...]

By | 2017-11-22T10:35:23+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Family finances, Personal Finance|

How We’re Dealing With a Single Income

It’s been about a month and half now since my wife and I became parents and despite some setbacks, we’re finally settling into a routine. Well, a routine with our finances. As any parent knows, infants don’t tend to have fixed schedules. We’re now used to a single income, but like many other parents, sometimes [...]

By | 2017-08-19T23:41:00+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Family finances, Personal Finance|

My Wife and I Saved a 50% Down Payment and Still Travelled the World

I love reading about personal finance journeys. Nothing excites me more than reading about people overcoming their struggles with money and turning it into something positive. What I don’t enjoy reading are stories about people who have managed to save a ton of money while appearing to do very little. Don’t get me wrong, I’m [...]

By | 2017-06-25T08:12:25+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Family finances, My Money, Personal Finance|

The Cost of Raising a Child in Canada

I'm at the age now where all my peers are having children. Friends who were never active on Facebook or Instagram all of sudden have plenty to share. I'm happy for you, I really am, but forgive me, I've probably turned off your status updates. Beyond the likes and retweets, the cost of raising a [...]

By | 2017-09-07T15:24:54+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Family finances, Personal Finance|