Canadian passport

**Disclaimer, I am not an employee of the Canadian Government and have no inside knowledge of policy and procedures. I do not know when you’ll receive your new passport if you applied for one. You should call your local office if you have any specific questions. What is outlined below is the extent of my…

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Save for your emergency fund

Quite often I’m asked how we should prioritize our money, and one of my first responses is to set up an emergency fund. Setting aside 3-6 months worth of expenses should be made a priority because we’ll never really know what will happen in our lives. Putting that much money can be a real struggle for some,…

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Take the steps to prepare for unemployment

Being unemployed can be terrifying. We all have financial obligations to meet and not having a job for even a short period of time can sometimes cause some serious damage in our lives. The good thing is, if you’re even reading this, the odds are you’re still employed. Unemployment can happen at anytime. Layoffs can be…

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