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How I’m Managing My Money During the COVID-19 Chaos

How I’m Managing My Money During the COVID-19 Chaos

Wow, pals. It’s only been three weeks, but what a three weeks it has been.  I’ve been really quiet here as this situation has escalated, for a few reasons. One, I started following the story a bit earlier than it seems like many people in my circle did, so I have...

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How to File Your Taxes Online in Canada

How to File Your Taxes Online in Canada

Wondering how you can possibly do your taxes yourself? Trust me, it’s not as hard as Tax People make it seem (especially not with my one true tax love, SimpleTax, made by Really Great Tax People Who Want You to Be Happy.) Here’s everything you need to DIY your taxes this year.

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Wealthsimple Cash Review: Earn 1.9% on Your Money

Wealthsimple Cash Review: Earn 1.9% on Your Money

Wealthsimple Cash is a new spending and saving account announced in early 2020—and I've received more emails about it and whether it's a good fit for people than pretty much any launch in recent memory. That makes sense, because it's not just a savings account or just...

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Why the Rent Vs. Own Argument Shouldn’t Exist

Why the Rent Vs. Own Argument Shouldn’t Exist

This is a guest post from Alyssa Davies, founder of Mixed Up Money, my favourite personal finance blog of all time, and writer at Zolo, my favourite real estate app in Canada. Personal finance is personal, sure. But the real personal decision that can have a...

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How to Update Your Living Room on a Medium Budget

How to Update Your Living Room on a Medium Budget

Some of the furniture in this post was provided by Article for review purposes. After living through a kitchen renovation last year, updating our living room was the last thing on my mind. Never mind that we were still using my husband’s old leather couch from his...

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