I don’t have savings goals

November 24, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  It’s that time of the year again, time to start thinking about all the goals we achieved over the past year and time to start setting goals for the New Year.  So how did you do?  Did achieve your savings goal?  Did you max out your retirement accounts?  Did you pay off […]

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Weekly roundup: Snow, IRAs and small spaces

November 21, 2014

Happy Friday Dinks.  This week we had our first snow up here in Montreal and I wasn’t ready for it.  I guess it’s time to get out the ear muffs (yes I wear ear muffs) and winter coats.  I personally don’t adapt to the cold weather very well.  I’m one of those people who wear […]

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How to get your house winter ready

November 20, 2014

Here’s my personal confession for the week, my new apartment is cold.  It’s very very cold.  I mean we’re talking don’t want to get out of bed type of cold.  As you know Nick and I just moved into our apartment Oct 1 and we’re already freezing as fall gets closer to winter, I’m afraid […]

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How to Get Started with Binary Options

November 20, 2014

Binary Options has become a popular investing strategy over the last year or so. That’s because of the fast paced nature of Binary Options and the ability to earn money quickly. However, that doesn’t mean trading binary options is for everyone. Before you dive in let’s look at some basics of how it all works […]

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How do you set your budget?

November 19, 2014

I know that setting a budget means living within your means and deciding how and when we want to spend our money.  But how do you set your monthly spending budget?  Maybe you budget based on what you earn or maybe you set your budget based on how much your expenses cost. Nick and I […]

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Smart Ways to Cut Corners

November 19, 2014

Even in the best of times, saving money is advantageous. Saving money and being frugal are cousins. Many people who are wealthy have money because they live beneath their means. Saving is important across all economic boundaries. Take a look at these seven helpful tips to help your family cut corners. Get Rid of Debt […]

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Why Life Insurance Matters

November 18, 2014

The old adage of ‘there are only two things in life that stay the same; death and taxes.’ remains as true today as when the phrase was first coined. Life Insurance isn’t like other insurances in that it may be useful at some point; life insurance is inevitably useful. Unfortunately, many put off purchasing policies until later […]

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6 ways to save $20 today

November 17, 2014

As you know I’m always looking for ways to save money – always, absolutely any way I can.  I’ve become very money conscious over the last month and this is how I’m saving money absolutely every single day. Here are a few ways to save $20 today: Avoid food at the movies.  I love going to […]

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Weekly roundup: Amazon, apartments and assistance

November 14, 2014

(This is a pic from the New Orleans Aquarium) Good morning Dinks.  I hope you’re having a great Friday.   I don’t know what it is about Fridays but there’s something different in the air.  I wake up in a better mood and Fridays are just a happy day.  Maybe it’s because we get to wear […]

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