Use your money to live a life you love.Being "good at money" isn't as hard as it seems—and no, you don't have to give up your lattes to do it.
It all comes down to doing four key things, and they’re not that hard—promise.
Spending money isn’t a bad thing—as long as you’re spending on the stuff you really care about, and balancing it with your goals.
Saving is the key to a lot of big goals, like travel, home ownership, getting a dog, and all that good stuff. Find strategies to help you save more, sans stress.
Make a budget.
It’s just a plan for how to use the money you get every month to maximize the happiness and security you can buy with it. Sounds good, right?
Invest your money.
Investing is so important for your future—and it’s not as hard as you think it is, thanks to advances in technology and non-snooze-inducing info.
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The most damaging thing you can do for your money is believe that you’re bad at money. I hear people say this all the time—if we’ve met in real life, you might have even said it to me. I’ve written about it before, but over the past year or so, I’ve come to believe...
This Rakuten Canada review is long overdue, because any time it comes up in conversation in real life, I cannot shut up about how much I love it. And honestly, I really slept on it for a long time! Rakuten Canada (formerly ebates.ca) has been around for a while,...
There's a big part of the personal finance world that gets really up in arms (downright Grinchy!) about one of the biggest shopping events of the year: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Yours truly is not one of them, and while you won't catch me standing in line outside...
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