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As a longtime user of KOHO to manage my fun budget, it’s no surprise that I was excited to try out KOHO’s new Premium service—but what was a surprise was how perfectly it fit what I needed for my most recent vacation. And I only found out about it because I...read more
When I started this blog, it was for a simple reason: my goal was to save half my income, and I thought it’d be interesting to write about. While I’ve never shared exact numbers on my income, I like to think I’ve always been transparent about what has worked—and...read more
When it comes to online banking in Canada, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better, more complete, or more user-friendly option than Tangerine Bank. Tangerine used to be the Canadian branch of ING Direct, and was acquired by Scotiabank in 2012. While the name and...read more
It’s classic investment advice: diversify your portfolio! But if you’re new to the world of investing, that probably means less than nothing to you. Diversify with what? And how? The good news is, I guarantee you’re already familiar with the concept of...read more
With the way the financial media covers the economy, it’s no surprise that from time to time, you might wonder how to prepare for a recession. Luckily, there are some solid, common-sense, basic things you can do to prepare your finances for a recession, although quite...read more
This post is a sponsored collaboration with BMO SmartFolio, but all opinions and stories are my own. When you think about saving for retirement, do you think about your Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)? If you’re not, you should—for a few reasons. Sure, your TFSA might...read more
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