Budget

A good budget is a conerstone of financial health. These posts will help you create a budget the works for you, without feeling restricted or deprived! Creating a budget can be challenging. Exactly how much can you afford to spend? What should you prioritize? What if you forget something? Thankfully, it's not as complicated as you think! You only need 5 categories: Housing, Transportation, Savings, Debt, and Life. Then all that's left to do is optimize.

How To Write A Check

Writing a check (or for Canadians, cheque) might seem pretty intuitive. But a lot of people (or maybe it’s mostly us millennials and Gen Z’s) haven’t had much reason to…
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The True Cost of Freezing Your Eggs

More young women are opting to pay the cost to freeze their eggs in order to have more control over their fertility. But is it always a good investment? As…

How To Create A Budget

Budgeting is important for everyone’s finances! A lot of us shy away because we’re nervous to look that closely at our spending and saving habits. But when you know how…
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The Impossible Price of the Motherhood Tax

Children are expensive. But what may surprise you is children are far and away more expensive for women than men. The “Motherhood Tax” is a term that describes the difference…
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Don’t Give Up Until You Do The Math

In the time I’ve been doling out personal finance advice online, I’ve been called everything from privileged and out of touch, to colorful names I will not repeat. I know…
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