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How much money you need to save to retire is in part a function of how much money you will spend – and for how long. Let’s try to identify some parameters for determining your retirement budget [more]
The Starbucks latte is as delicious as it is ubiquitous in our culture. This heavenly concoction of espresso, steamed milk, foam and flavourings is a daily indulgence for many. However, at over $4 [more]
Managing Your Holiday Spending
“Buying something at a discount is only a ‘deal’ if you wanted it before you went in the store!” – Brian Milton For retailers, the period between Black Friday and Christmas is the busiest [more]
“Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.” – Albert Einstein If you’ve read my posts before, you might have picked up on the fact that I really don’t like the word, [more]
For me a financial holiday faux pas is when your actions in December have negative financial consequences in the future.  Here’s some financial faux pas to think about as you continue your holiday [more]