15 Steps to Knowing Personal Finance as Well as Eh Canadian

Canadians are some of the biggest personal finance buffs in the world.  Everyone says so.  I mean what other conclusions can you draw given that our media keeps telling us that our net worth numbers are constantly rising and that our large banks’ performance in the middle of a recession were amazing?  As Canadians, weContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Should We Turn Student Loans Into Student Grants?

And here I thought Newfies only caught fish and drilled for oil ;)… It turns out that when motivated by the prospect of an upcoming election, our Eastern countrymen can be downright creative and academic-minded!  For those of you that missed the news last week, Newfoundland and Labrador’s provincial government included a very interesting provisionContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Luang Prabang on a Low Budget

I’m sorry for the non-catchy title of this post, but I had to fit in some alliteration somewhere in the title. The title of this post certainly does not do the beauty and wonder of Laos any justice. The town of Luang Prabang is a UNESCO World Heritage site and rightly so. It is beautiful!Continue ReadingContinue Reading

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