Get blunt about your financial affairs
No one wants to fail financially, yet many of us do just that. Retire at 62 to live the life of our dreams? The golden years often aren’t so golden. The misuse credit often sabotages people’s fina [more]
Five Reasons to Save
“Worry, like a rocking chair, will give you something to do, but it won’t get you anywhere.” – Vince Havner A couple of weeks ago, I had a call from a lady who wanted to know if she could w [more]
Practical ideas to pay off the mortgage early
Less than two years ago I set a goal to pay off the mortgage early: Before the age 31. This was an ambitious goal to say the least. Not only am I a single, first-time homebuyer, I also live in the se [more]
How do Canadians feel about financial stress
”The truth is that stress doesn’t come from your boss, your kids, your spouse, traffic jams, health challenges or other circumstances. It comes from your thoughts about your circumstances.” – [more]
Your Health in Retirement: Asking for Help
I saw that show, 50 things to do before you die.  I would have thought the obvious one was "Shout for help!" - Jimmy Carr We have all seen the ads of fit, well off retirees lazing on beaches, sai [more]
Benefits of Financial Education at work
Since the 1980s there has been a shift in the group retirement world that has moved the responsibility for choosing and managing investments from the employer to the employee. Unfortunately, financial [more]