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 | 2017-06-19T08:41:11+00:00 June 12th, 2017|featured, My Money, Personal Finance|

Tangerine Celebrates Their 20th Anniversary by Giving to Your Favourite Community Initiatives

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tangerine. All opinions are my own. Tangerine is celebrating their 20th anniversary today! To mark the occasion, they’re giving away five cash prizes, including one grand prize of $20,000 to organizations that matter to you! As an early client of Tangerine, I’m very excited [...]

By | 2017-06-08T09:37:11+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|My Money, Personal Finance|

Avoid These Tax Mistakes if You’re a Freelancer

Recently, Intuit Canada released a study on “The Rise of the Self-Employed Economy.” The study found that half of Canada’s workforce will be freelance by 2020. At first, this number seems high, but when I thought about it, it made a lot of sense. I started freelancing two years ago, and a lot of my [...]

By | 2017-04-19T23:11:11+00:00 April 10th, 2017|My Money, Personal Finance|