This Behaviour has Been Ruining Your Budget, and You Didn’t Even Realize it

**Editor's note: This is the first post from one of my new regular contributors, Alyssa Fischer. She claims she's not an expert on personal finance — which is why it's easy for her to explain financial topics without getting too intense. You can find her on her blog, Mixed Up Money, where she proves money [...]

By | 2017-08-10T22:48:28+00:00 August 17th, 2017|featured, My Money, Personal Finance|

Getting Serious About Saving With a Newborn

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kijiji Canada. All opinions are my own. It’s been just a few weeks since baby Scarlett was born and my wife and I are adapting to quite a few things. We’re learning how to be new parents, my wife is recovering from an unplanned [...]

By | 2017-07-31T08:58:52+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Family finances, featured, My Money, Personal Finance|

6 Things You Should Know About Deposit Insurance in Canada

This is a sponsored post written by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation. This has been reviewed and approved by Moneywehave.com Editor’s note: One of the most common questions I get is what happens to your deposited money if a bank fails? Well the good news is that you’re covered up to $100,000 thanks to the [...]

By | 2017-08-04T09:21:03+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Why I Don’t Bother with Extended Warranty

The first paid job I ever had was with a company called CompuSmart. It was a big box retailer from western Canada who was opening their first store in Ontario. I was hired to do sales in software and upgrades, and I couldn’t have been more excited. During my training, it seemed pretty obvious that [...]

By | 2017-07-05T16:36:00+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Credit cards, My Money, 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|

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|