Category: Finance

Ask Samantha: How do I transition from owing money to saving it?

At one point or another most of us have been, currently are, or will be facing some amount of debt.  It’s yet another fun aspect of adulting, and can also be a real financial barrier if it’s not manageable. *photo…

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Ask Samantha: Should I save for home ownership or retirement?

It’s a super grown up question, one most of us would probably rather not think about:  our financial futures.  Working to make a living can be hard enough, and saving what we can after bills are paid up is challenging…

Smart Ways to Invest Your Cash in 2020

Investing your money can bring you financial wealth quite substantially. Depending on the investments you choose, your return could offer a considerable amount of capital. Indeed, many people find that savvy financial investments offer a larger reward that their annual…

Could You Trade Currency?

The thought of making a foray into the world of stocks and shares, Forex or cryptocurrency might sound terrifying. Most people assume that this realm belongs to the professionals who are used to investing other people’s money. However, any amateur…

7 Ways to Save Money While Traveling

Rule number one when travelling is to try and save as much money as possible because the last thing you want is to find yourself with empty pockets in a foreign country. So many people know this fact, but the…

How to Use Your Home Equity to Improve Your Retirement

Everyone thinks that you’re going to be living the easy life in retirement. While that may be true to some extent, retirement can actually bring its own share of financial hardships. When you’re not making a steady income anymore, you…

The Best Online Business For Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are now turning to the online world to make a living and for good reason. There are now more opportunities than ever online, with a significant increase recorded over the last couple of decades. As the world continues to…

3 ways to shape up your finances this summer

Many of us talk about being “beach ready” for summer — but are your finances in shape for the season? Unlike your swimming costume, your money can’t be put away once the weather’s turned cold. Luckily, this time of year…