What are You Willing to do for Financial Independence?

I’m honestly getting really tired of all the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) blogs, articles, and people out there. Don’t get me wrong, I think FIRE is amazing, and if you can achieve it, that’s great. My problem is that in the last little while, FIRE has been making headlines because of people who have [...]

By |2018-11-14T23:35:49+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Family finances, My Money, Personal Finance|

The Canadian Personal Finance Conference is Coming

I’ve mentioned the Canadian Personal Finance Conference in my newsletter and via Twitter, but I wanted to remind all of you that the conference is just a few weeks away. CPFC is THE money conference for Canadians since you’ll get a chance to hear from some of the best minds in personal finance. Traditionally, the [...]

By |2018-11-07T15:36:38+00:00October 17th, 2018|Personal Finance|

Small Change to American Express Platinum Canada Travel Credit

Sharp-eyed reader Dana B. and Rewards Cards Canada recently alerted me of a subtle change to the wording of the $200 travel credit you get with the American Express Platinum Canada credit card. The website now states the following: "You will have access to a $200 CAD Annual Travel Credit, compliments of your Platinum Card. [...]

By |2018-10-12T08:42:14+00:00October 9th, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance|

ScotiaGold Passport VISA review

Not to be confused with the Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Card, the ScotiaGold Passport VISA is another Scotiabank travel rewards credit card that comes with one feature that will really appeal to travellers.   That being said, I don't think that highly of this card since the additional benefits being offered are not exactly great. [...]

By |2018-10-09T10:40:07+00:00October 9th, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|