Posts by Teacher Man

How to Fight and Beat a Speeding Ticket In Canada

How to Fight and Beat a Speeding Ticket In Canada

I tackle today’s topic with a hint of trepidation.  After all, I’m basically advocating for people to not obey traffic laws.  Before we get into how to most efficiently beat a traffic ticket I should make it clear that if you’re driving drunk, or extremely recklessly (re: 40km over) you deserve some serious punishment and…

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Should I Buy Mortgage Life Insurance?

Should I Buy Mortgage Life Insurance?

“So I assume you’ll be wanting mortgage life insurance as well then?” And with these neat little phrase hundreds (if not thousands) of people instantly feel compelled to make an inefficient purchase (I won’t say “dumb”) every day.  If you’re a shareholder of one of Canada’s major insurance companies or Big Six Banks then these…

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Giving RESPs as Baby Gifts

Giving RESPs as Baby Gifts

As my buddy put it the other day, “My Facebook newsfeed now consists entirely of wedding/engagement announcements and baby pictures.” Getting older kinda sucks Gen Y, what can we say. Friends having babies means friends inviting you to their infant children’s birthday parties.  I have found that the best case scenario for these parties is…

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