A simple way to track your spending
One of the key habits of financial success is living within your means and knowing how much you spend every paycheque, every month, or every year.  In one of my most popular articles on RetireHapp [more]
When is the best month to start CPP?
One of my recent clients was planning to retire in December 2014, and she wanted to apply for her CPP to start the following month. She asked me to calculate what her CPP retirement pension would be e [more]
Creating money systems that work
“Everything must be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” – Albert EinsteinWhen you think about it, there are a lot of aspects of our life that run based on systems. The time we get [more]
Sharing my retirement dreams
Every day I help others develop, tweak, start and manage retirement plans.  So when Paul Gagliari, Manager of Social Media at Sun Life and Brighterlife.ca asked me to describe my retirement goals in [more]
Challenges to a successful retirement
Somewhere between 30 to 60 per cent of Canadians approaching retirement have some sort of a retirement plan depending on which study is quoted.  This plan could be throwing some extra cash into an R [more]