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Why a Single Investment Can Be All You Need to Retire

Why a Single Investment Can Be All You Need to Retire

It’s hard to believe but owning a single investment can be all that you need to retire. Is it really that easy? Yes! Investing for retirement does not have to be a complicated endeavour and in fact, by making... Continue Reading
Why We Buy More Stuff Than We Need and How to Stop It

Why We Buy More Stuff Than We Need and How to Stop It

Often one purchase leads to another. Think of the last time you bought a new outfit and realized your shoes did not match. So you bought a new pair of shoes. But then to finish the look you now... Continue Reading
Why I’m Thinking Of Selling My Car

Why I’m Thinking Of Selling My Car

My car is costing me a lot of money between payments, insurance, maintenance, and gas in addition to the lost opportunity cost of investing in the market. In this article I'm weighing the pros and cons of selling my... Continue Reading
Why Paying Down Your Mortgage Early is Not Always the Best Idea

Why Paying Down Your Mortgage Early is Not Always the Best Idea

The word mortgage literally means ‘death pledge’ in Latin. That doesn’t sound pretty especially since you most likely bought a home for somewhere to live. It should be a positive thing right? It makes sense then why people want... Continue Reading
The Negotiating Technique That Can Change Your Life

The Negotiating Technique That Can Change Your Life

Learn a simple negotiating technique that will save you thousands of dollars over your lifetime. Continue Reading
10 Great Ways to Teach Your Children About Money

10 Great Ways to Teach Your Children About Money

The education system is seriously lacking when it comes to financial literacy. Hell, I graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce in finance AND went on to grad school and was never taught this essential life skill. Something is wrong.... Continue Reading
25 Ways to Travel on a Budget

25 Ways to Travel on a Budget

There is often a mindset when it comes to travel that it costs a lot of money. The “I’m too poor to travel” attitude permeates a lot of people’s decisions. This cannot be further from the truth if you... Continue Reading
Why It’s Hard to Let Go of Our Things and How to Bring in Extra Cash

Why It’s Hard to Let Go of Our Things and How to Bring in Extra Cash

“The things you own end up owning you” – Tyler Durden, Fight Club Continue Reading
Increase Your Financial Willpower by Making Better Decisions

Increase Your Financial Willpower by Making Better Decisions

If you find yourself making poor financial decisions and spontaneous purchases, you might be experiencing decision fatigue. Decision fatigue is when the quality of your decisions decreases with the more choices you had to make during the day. Studies... Continue Reading
Why Buying a House Might Not Be the Best Idea (for You)

Why Buying a House Might Not Be the Best Idea (for You)

People seem to think that you should own property as soon as you can afford a down payment. Because… Real estate is tangible. Real estate is trendy. Real estate is sexy. But is buying a house a good investment?... Continue Reading