What to do When You’re Ready to Change Jobs

As many of you know, I changed careers earlier this year. I went from working in television to becoming a finance writer. This career change obviously didn’t happen overnight, and to be perfectly honest, I didn’t think I would actually change jobs until the birth of my daughter. That being said, a few things happened [...]

By | 2018-02-10T22:21:14+00:00 February 12th, 2018|featured, My Money, Personal Finance|

PC Financial World Elite Mastercard Review

**Disclosure: I have worked with PC Financial in the past, but I received no financial compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. Looking for a PC Financial World Elite Mastercard review? I’ve got you covered. The PC Financial World Elite Mastercard is one of the most popular cards on the market since you [...]

By | 2018-02-19T10:30:12+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

Risk Tolerance and the Responsibility of Online Investing

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf BMO InvestorLine.  The idea of an investor’s risk tolerance can be kind of tough to define and is even more difficult to accurately determine. The problem is that when the stock market is doing well (aka “a Bull Market”) we’re all much more likely to say [...]

By | 2018-02-13T09:17:25+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Investing, Personal Finance|

Should You Balance Transfer Your Credit Cards?

When dealing with debt, one strategy that I always recommend is debt consolidation. There are a few different ways of doing it, but the general idea is, you get a low-interest loan and pay off all your debts. After that, you’ll just be paying a single loan at that lower rate. Alternatively, you could do [...]

By | 2018-01-31T20:53:06+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

How to Save More Money by Managing Your Cash Flow With A.I.

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf RBC. All opinions are my own. Considering it’s January, many people likely made some New Year Resolutions. Some of them may have even been financial resolutions. Without a doubt, saving more money is likely top of mind for many Canadians this year, but that’s always [...]

By | 2018-01-28T15:39:03+00:00 January 15th, 2018|My Money, Personal Finance|

How is Cryptocurrency Taxed in Canada?

With the explosion of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and whatever other cryptocurrencies that currently exist or will come to exist, many people are starting to invest. These products aren’t exactly new, but they’ve been making headlines as of late for their huge gains (and losses). If you invested early, you could have easily become a millionaire. As [...]

By | 2018-02-15T23:09:16+00:00 January 8th, 2018|My Money, Personal Finance|

Why You Won’t get a Net Worth Update From me

I read a lot of personal finance blogs, and one theme that’s common with many of them is providing a monthly net worth update. The idea is that by providing monthly updates, they’re being transparent while providing inspiration. If your favourite blogger is saving so much money, you can too right? To be honest, I [...]

By | 2018-01-03T08:17:14+00:00 December 25th, 2017|My Money, Personal Finance|

5 Financial Resolutions for the New Year

**This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own and are not the opinions of TransUnion. With the New Year just quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about those resolutions. Most people tend to make New Year resolutions at the last minute which usually means they end up being broken by the end [...]

By | 2018-01-14T20:07:03+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Credit cards, Debt, My Money, Personal Finance|