Everything in Moderation: Self Imposed Shopping Ban
In my 2015 Personal Finance Goals, I suggested that I am going to go on a shopping ban every other m [more]
Spring Clean Your Way to Extra Money
Spring is finally here (well it is more obvious in some parts of Canada in comparison to others) and [more]
Wyndham Timeshare Presentation- How to Get Out Unscathed
My boyfriend and I were strolling along one of Waikiki's streets and were approached by a salesperso [more]
Want an Eye Opener for your Finances? Do This
In my planning for the year to see if I can reach the $385,000 or $400,000 net worth by the end of t [more]
Lifestyle Inflation Threat: Housekeeper or No Housekeeper?
I must admit, lately I have been thinking about whether or not I should be "keeping up with the Jone [more]
Young and Thrifty 2015 Personal Finance Goals
I am a firm believer that striving to achieve your goals (and more importantly, the follow through t [more]
How to Survive Post Holiday Financial Slump
Now that the holidays are gone and done with, most people are in what is termed the "post-holiday bl [more]
Lifestyle Deflation Idols
I recently was talking to a friend of mine who lives in Sweden and found out that the owner of Ikea, [more]
Your Health is Your #1 Asset: Take Care of It
By all means, I do not mean to sound preachy (okay I tend to sound preachy and bossy, I can't help i [more]
Our Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed
I recently read a great article titled "Your Lifestyle Has Already Been Designed: The Real Reason fo [more]
30 Life Lessons Learned in my First 30 Years- Y&T edition
On the rare occasion that I check out Nelson Smith's Financial Uproar blog (no, not because I don't [more]
Escaping the Rat Race
According to Wikipedia, the Rat Race is "an endless, self defeating, pointless pursuit".  Envision [more]
Values Run Deep: Trouble Spending Money
Do you ever have trouble spending money? I don't really have trouble with spending money on small [more]
I can't believe it is July already.  Time really flies when you are having fun (or just insanely bu [more]
Personal Finance Sin: Bought a New Car
I have committed possibly the worse personal finance crime you could ever ever make. And these ar [more]
YNAB versus Mint
I told a friend about Mint recently and she did some research and came to the conclusion that she is [more]
Why are Designer Sunglasses so Expensive?
I thought about this question as I was lounging and frolicking in an infinity swimming pool earlier [more]
Does Being Raised by Frugal Parents Make your More Frugal?
I was raised by frugal parents.  I didn't realize we were so frugal until I grew up and shared stor [more]
Would You Rather Have Time Or Money?
This question has been on the back of my mind recently. There are many ways in which this questio [more]
Saving Money by Shopping Online?
I was being all intelligent by listening to CBC on the radio the other day and one of the radio show [more]