Financial Lessons from Covid-19

As things are starting to “normalise” (using that term loosely) after nearly 3 months of safer at home, I thought we should take a minute a look at some financial lessons we can all learn from Covid-19. While the Covid-19 pandemic is nowhere nearly over, we can look back on the past few months and …

What To Do If You Lose Your Job

What To Do If You Lose Your Job Losing your job is potentially one of the most frightening and vulnerable moments of a person’s life. Between the loss of income and the uncertainty of when you will find work again, it can be hugely overwhelming and worrying. Today I want to give you some practical …

How To Stock Up On Groceries In A Responsible Way

Let me say upfront that I do not support stock-piling food in a way that takes away from others ability to get access to food or essential supplies. In an emergency, when resources are scarce, you should only take what you need. I am talking about slowly building up a reverse over time in a …

Ways To Use Quarantine To Your Advantage (Financially)

Ways To Use Quarantine To Your Advantage (Financially) There are many downsides to this “safer at home” time. We are all practising physical distancing, frontline workers are putting their lives at risk, people in our communities are sick, we are all missing out on time with loved ones and special occasions. There are limitless downsides. …

How To Become Good With Money

How To Become Good With Money Are you always saying things like “I’m broke”, “I’m terrible with money” or “I can’t afford that”? Do you want to once and for all become good with money? So many people have financial insecurities and feel like being good at money is something elusive. Managing your money well …

How To Have A Spa Day At Home

How To Have A Spa Day At Home Ok, so we have been on lockdown for what feels like 6 months now. It’s been hard on everyone and we’re all being reminded constantly of the importance of self-care and minding ourselves during this time. Today I wanted to give you some ideas on how you …

What To Do When You Fall Off The Wagon

What to do when you fall off the wagon? We have all been there, haven’t we? Whether it be a weight loss or fitness program, an attempt to build a new habit, or get rid of an old one or a personal finance journey. We have all slipped up at some stage. We have all …

Are You Ready to Make a Career Change?

Are You Ready to Make a Career Change? It’s rare nowadays for someone to have just one career throughout their life. It’s not like it used to be where you had a job in the same company for 45 years and retired at 65 with a pension and a nice watch for a retirement present. …

Navigating Money & Moving In Together

Money & Relationships: Moving in Together So you’re thinking about moving in with your partner? CONGRATULATIONS! What a fun time of life. There are so many things that are really great about moving in together. But living with someone new can be hard when you’re navigating sharing some or all of your finances. This article …