Why You May Need Small Business Insurance

Ever since I started writing about personal finance, I quickly realized that insurance is rarely discussed. I always thought this was weird since insurance is such an important thing to have, but when you think about it, not everyone realizes why you may need different types of insurance in the first place. It’s crazy, but [...]

By |2018-10-09T11:25:35+00:00September 27th, 2018|My Money, Personal Finance|

5 Ways to Save for Your Child’s Education

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kijiji. All opinions are my own. As soon as Scarlett was born, I took immediate steps to set up her Registered Education Savings Account (RESP). I knew that this was the best way to save for her post-secondary education since the Canadian Education Savings [...]

By |2018-10-03T16:25:25+00:00September 17th, 2018|Family finances, My Money, Personal Finance|

Money Sit-downs With Shannon Lee Simmons

I had a chance to sat down with Shannon Lee Simmons, author of Worry-Free Money who recently partnered with Interac where talked about money and life. As a certified financial planner, Shannon helps her clients maintain or get their finances back on track. What you may not realize is that it doesn't matter if you [...]

By |2018-09-26T15:04:44+00:00September 10th, 2018|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

7 Things You Need to Know About Cryptocurrency

**Today's sponsored guest post comes from the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA). This has been reviewed and approved by Moneywehave.com Cryptocurrencies are a hot topic of conversation these days and have been since the beginnings of bitcoin in 2009. While they may seem like an exciting prospect, there are a few things you should consider before [...]

By |2018-09-23T20:24:32+00:00August 27th, 2018|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Self-Employment Woes

Back in March, I went full-time self-employed. Although I prepared things as best I could by getting my finances in order and being on top of my taxes, I’m still surprised at how many challenges I’ve come across. I know this seems silly, and I’m sure every other self-employed individual or small business owner deals [...]

By |2018-09-08T05:53:09+00:00August 20th, 2018|My Money, Personal Finance|

The Best High Interest Savings Accounts in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links I hate having my money sit in a bank account doing nothing which is why I always move any funds I don’t immediately need to my high interest savings account (HISA). As the name implies, any money you have parked in a HISA earns you high interest. Of course, the [...]

By |2018-11-09T12:47:13+00:00August 13th, 2018|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Great Canadian Rebates Review

GreatCanadianRebates.ca has been around for quite some time, but many people still aren’t familiar with the site. To simply put it, Great Canadian Rebates (GCR) allows you to earn cash-back on your online purchases! This isn’t exactly a new concept, but GCR has the distinction of being 100% Canadian and is designed for Canadian customers. [...]

By |2018-08-02T10:36:10+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Credit cards, My Money, Personal Finance|