Category: Finance

How to Budget without Giving Up What You Love

A budget is an excellent way to gain more control over your finances. It ensures that you have a complete understanding of what you can reasonably afford to spend each week or month, so you don’t end up dealing with…

The Three Principles of Savvy Saving

In Canada, our annual tax cycle ends sixty days into the new year. Many people wait until the last minute to make their RRSP contributions, but that’s not the way it has to be. In fact, investing on a regular…

Where to start: A Quick Guide on Forex Trading

The Forex market is a tempting venture for many traders.  It is one of the most lucrative and technologically advanced markets in the world. This highly liquid exchange market provides an abundance of profitable opportunities for both investors and traders….

Protecting Your Wealth As You Get Older

You might be at the point where you’re finally starting to inch out of the daily grind, moving from living paycheck to paycheck to a financial future that’s a little more stable. When you have assets in the long-term, it…

Can the police scan or swipe a credit card?

If you’ve been stopped by a police officer and are subject to a search of your person or vehicle, the police may find a lot of things. One thing you may not think will attract any notice is your credit,…

Understanding Loans: Are They Safe Or A Debt Trap?

Loans are up there with spiders as one of the irrational fears that some people have. They seem so terrifying – you borrow money and are instantly in debt. Plus, think about all the loan horror stories you’ve heard. Almost…

Just How Uncertain Are Your Finances?

Finance is one of the main things in life that makes the world go round. We work 5 days a week, doing 40 hours at a time, just to make sure we have enough money to go home to and…

Could You Make Yourself A Little Bit Of Extra Money?

Have you found yourself needing a little bit of extra money at the moment? We all find ourselves in that situation at some point, but few of us seem to know what we should be doing when we get there….