Articles on Cash

What is the average net worth of Canadians without their house?

I went over the average net worth of a Canadian by each province and major city, but here is the provincial net worth broken down […]

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Money Talk: What is your first money memory?

…. surprise surprise the second one had everything to do with candy.

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Do you really still need to keep an emergency fund?

Do you really need an emergency fund? Why not just use your credit card in a pinch, and in the meantime, maximize that money by clearing your high interest credit cards ASAP?

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October 2017 Budget Roundup

My new #moneygoal is…. *drumroll*….

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When should you really keep an emergency fund? Do we even need them?

When I was getting out of $60,000 of debt, my debt stood at 5% and 7% interest rates. At the time, I had about $1000 […]

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In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.: Where the new Miss America comes under fire for wearing her own hair.

In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge. where I love reading people who travel and document what they spend. Obsessed.

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Should you rent or buy a home? The aftermath.

I discuss my decision of deciding to buy a home versus rent forever.

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How saving $1 a month can become $1500 in the future (Compounding Interest)

This is how compounding interest works, but it only works if you actually save the money instead of spending it. Oops.

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Travel Series: Should you use cash, credit, or travelers checks when you travel abroad to get the best exchange rate?

What should you carry when you travel abroad? Cash? Cards? Traveler’s Cheques? It is always difficult to know what to bring.

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