The Beauty Of Technology: How It Can Help You To Make Some Extra Cash

When you have a sizeable family, you’re always on the lookout for ways to make a little extra cash. Or, if not make extra money, save some. That’s where technology comes in – as a money making resource it is fantastic. A lot of people scoff at the idea of earning money via technology, especiallyContinue Reading …

When Mom or Dad is Hurt at Work: Top Tips for Families Facing Tough Times

Most people have trouble saving money.  Others live paycheck to paycheck.  While there are many reasons why a family may be indigent, it’s especially trying when one parent gets hurt at work.  It’s difficult to save money, but it’s a lot more trying when one parent is out of work and a significant portion ofContinue Reading …

What do you do with your Tax return? @TD_Canada

  This post was sponsored by TD but, as always, opinions are my own.   It is almost that time of year again. Tax season, whether you love it or hate it, is going to be here soon and we all need to file. Hopefully you have been super organized all year long and theContinue Reading …

Teaching children about money with M is for Money #MisforMoney @MisforMoneyCA

As soon as children realize money has value and will get them the things they want, they start to show an interest. I can clearly remember when my oldest son first had money and went to the store. It took him quite some time to decide what he was going to spend it on. HeContinue Reading …

Save time when planning your next trip with #CIBCtravelcash @CIBC

sponsored by CIBC We often plan a trip to cross the border, do a little shopping or grab lunch and spend a few hours away. Lately with the dollar being what it is we have not been traveling to the USA as often as I would like. Our last minute trips have been more plannedContinue Reading …

How to Handle Dormant Credit Cards

Having a high credit card limit is like hitting the credit lottery. The higher your available credit limit, the easier it will be to carry a balance, yet still raise your credit score. Most people are worried about the credit cards that they use, but you should also think about what to do when yourContinue Reading …

Top Advantages to Filing Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy isn’t always the worst case scenario people advertise it as. Sometimes it can be beneficial to file for bankruptcy. There are many advantages to clearing all your debt in one swoop. It isn’t without its disadvantages of course, but in this article we’re going to show you some of the top advantages to filingContinue Reading …

Join us for the #FinanciallyFit Twitter Chat Nov 17 9pm EST #ad

When I was a child I could not wait to open up a bank account. I was excited for my first job and had big plans for all of my money. It was exciting having dreams and not worrying about life and bills. Then life happened and reality hit big time. All of those vacationsContinue Reading …