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How to Get More Money Back from your Tax Return

How To Get More Money From Your Tax Return

It’s that time of year again! TAX TIME!  If you didn’t get a chance to implement any of my 16 Tax Tips for Year End, don’t fret, my friend, there’s still time to get more money back from your tax return!  Check out our Wealthsimple Review for the quickest and easiest way to setup an…

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Iceland on a Budget

Iceland on a Budget

Iceland is beautiful!  No wonder there are record number of tourists visiting Iceland (millions per year in 2017… for a country of roughly 330,000 inhabitants) they are even considering adding a tourist tax due to the amount of people flying into the remote country.  Although Iceland is beautiful, it is notorious for being expensive, especially…

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March 2017 Net Worth Update: $464,400 (+2.1%)

March 2017 Net Worth Update

This is a very special and sentimental ‘net worth update’ for me because it’s going to be my last update, on Young and Thrifty. It is also a special update because we are expecting a baby in the summer! It was a pleasure creating this website way back in 2009 and wonderful to have the…

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Cost of Baby’s First Year

Cost of Baby's First Year

There are big changes in my household to take place in 2017! We are expecting! Since we are expecting our first baby, it is a prudent idea to think about the costs of the baby’s first year and then budgeting for this. There are already so many decisions to make, and narrowing them down according…

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