Finances

5 financial mistakes to avoid

5 financial mistakes to avoid

For many couples, talking about finances makes them uneasy and often creates conflicts. However, it is important to sit down and have a conversation about it before you have children!

October 7, 2019
Spending less this Christmas

Spending less this Christmas

Rest assured: it is possible to have a great family Christmas without spending all your savings. The Holidays are a good opportunity to start using wise tricks to spend less!

December 10, 2018
Making a budget is well worth it!

Making a budget is well worth it!

There are a million things you would rather do than make a budget. However, the peace of mind that comes with it is well worth it.

April 23, 2018
Choosing a new home

Choosing a new home

You did it! You have enough money to buy a new home for your little family. You are ready and enthusiastic but how will you choose the best one?

May 14, 2017
5 reasons to invest in a RRSP

5 reasons to invest in a RRSP

We already have our hands full with the daily expenses of our family and you think that we should put some money aside for retirement? Absolutely! Here are five good reasons to do so.

February 20, 2017
Tax tips for you and your family

Tax tips for you and your family

When you have a family, your financial situation changes and your income taxes do too. Here is everything you need to know before preparing your first tax return as a parent.

April 13, 2015
Why are you always broke?

Why are you always broke?

Why are you broke as a joke? Penniless? Strung out? Why are you always in trouble? You are because you act accordingly.

September 8, 2014
12 tips on family income tax

12 tips on family income tax

Income tax! We all pay our fair share, but if we could only reduce our payment or raise our tax return, it would be so much better!

March 2, 2014
Financial problems

Financial problems

Your financial situation has changed, the budget is about to explode and real fast, you’re losing control and don’t know where to turn. What can you do to get out of this situation?

October 26, 2012
Do you need a RRSP or a TFSA?

Do you need a RRSP or a TFSA?

We are being told so many opposite things about the financial priorities of a family that we decided to ask a specialist!

July 4, 2012
The joint account

The joint account

Once in a relationship, you could decide to put your incomes together and manage everything through one joint account. Is this a good idea?

February 20, 2011
Allowance: more than pocket money!

Allowance: more than pocket money!

Giving one, or not giving one? A difficult decision that involves a lot more than the simple dollars you will pay. Managing a little wallet comes with many other lessons.

January 10, 2011
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