What is On Your Travel Bucket List?
Obviously this post isn't about saving money or living a frugal lifestyle because it is about spendi [more]
Think Positive And Eliminate Excuses To Achieve Your Goals
I think that I have always been a go-getter and a goal-achiever.  I have always been disciplined an [more]
Young and Thrifty’s Financial Year in Review for 2013
As 2013 draws to a close, i and as I sip my rum and eggnog by myself typing away (oh goodness I love [more]
How to Help your Budget Survive the Holiday Season
With the holiday season in full swing, everyone is frantically panicking with the holiday shopping. [more]
What’s the Difference Between Being Frugal and Being Cheap?
Since I have been dating, I have seemed to have developed a heightened sensitivity to how people (we [more]
Money at 30-something
Alright alright, I'm not 30-something  yet.  Technically I am thirty now though and have bid *gasp [more]
Live Life with a Purpose
It's not too often that I get philosophical on Young and Thrifty (okay, fine, it was often before bu [more]
Why a Side Hustle is Good for You
I love projects. My life doesn't really feel complete if I'm not working on a bazillion things at [more]
Is the Nexus Pass Worth it?
After approximately 7 months of waiting, I have finally been approved for my Nexus pass.  I am just [more]
When I first heard that Zellers was shutting down and going to be replaced by Target stores, it was [more]
In many households today there are cats, dogs and other small animals that are treated just like a m [more]
What Does Verizon In Canada Mean for You?
Usually when you write a post title in the form of a question in infers that you might have an answe [more]
Should You Pay for Name Brands?
Some people are slaves to names brands – they even define themselves by the brands that they consu [more]
How to Live In Less Than 500 Square Feet
There are many benefits to living in a small space.  In my post a few months ago on How Much Space [more]
Save Money by Saving Energy
In an age where prices are continually on the rise, it's important to save money anywhere you can. A [more]
Direct Buy Canada – Is It Worth It?
I went searching for a couch this past summer and vowed not to spend more than I had to.  After all [more]
Five Ways to Save Money on Christmas Shopping
Christmas gift giving can turn into a real expense, and one that you'll carry into the new year if y [more]
Do I Need a Personal Trainer?
No… You… DON’T. There, I just saved you a ton of time and Google searches. I am utterly convin [more]
Get Others to Pay Your Fees
If you’re like me, you hate those pesky fees in life. You know the ones I’m talking about, the l [more]
Thank You To People With Credit Card Debt
Most personal finance-types out there have a real vendetta against those people that carry balances [more]