Tag Archives: finances

Is your need of success keeping you poor?

I believe focus creates our lives, but why then do so many that have such a strong desire to be successful, fail so miserably when it comes to [..]

Conversation , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Gift of the word “But”

The word “but” is one of those interesting, insightful and powerful words.  By simply hearing yourself use this word, or catching yourself before you use it, you can [..]

Conversation , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Collecting Your Real Spending, C5

Too often when creating a budget, the numbers are invented and the time is not taken to observe our current spending.  This often is dramatically different from the reality,  making [..]

Cash Flow , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

20% More

I still remember I when I heard someone say this for the first time; “If I had a little more money I could be as happy as I was when I [..]

Conversation , , , , , , , , , ,

RRSP Deadline

The RRSP deadline for your 2012 contribution is March 1 2013.  If you are planning to get an RRSP (Registered Retirement Savings Plan) this year time is running out.  Leaving [..]

Retirement , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

RRSP Month

February in the Canadian financial world tends to be all about RRSP’s or Registered Retirement Savings Plans.  Commercials seem to link a happy retirement to RRSPs, but like [..]

Retirement , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sacrifice And Extremes Do Not Help. C4

Budgeting and sacrifice seem to go together.  Since this is my blog and I do not believe in sacrifice that just won’t do.  However I see it all [..]

Cash Flow , , , , , , ,

Helping Adult Children with Money

I am always amazed how often I am approached to have a conversation with their adult child in hopes of ensuring their financial future doesn’t turn out like [..]

Young Adult , , , , , , , ,

Why Bother? C2

  Why bother?  Is a great question before starting, exploring why you want to make the change is important.  At first the answer always seems obvious, however if [..]

Cash Flow , , , , ,