Category: Personal Finance

Ready to buy a house? Here’s what it means for your taxes

You’ve been pre-approved for a mortgage, you visit open houses every weekend, you’re keeping a close eye on headlines with the words ‘housing bubble’ – you feel ready to buy a house. But before you make one of the largest and most important purchases… Continue Reading “Ready to buy a house? Here’s what it means for your taxes”

Child care: The right business for you?

Whether you are looking to begin a home-based, or centre-based child care facility, there is likely a rewarding opportunity to provide care to children of any age! Every family’s child care needs are unique and, based on their schedules or circumstances, they may consider… Continue Reading “Child care: The right business for you?”

5 Tips for Starting a New Business With No Money 

Is this the year you’re finally committing to starting a new business? Are you struggling to find ways to fund your business because of money issues? Well I have some good news! This post provides a simple business checklist for starting a new business… Continue Reading “5 Tips for Starting a New Business With No Money “

The ABCs of an RESP

Today’s Canadian students are paying through the nose for ever-higher post-secondary tuition. which is probably why so many Canadian graduates have regrets about student debt. In a way, that regret is actually a good thing. It means these kids take personal finances seriously and… Continue Reading “The ABCs of an RESP”

5 Tips to make your bookkeeping easier!

• So you are in business, and you are fantastic at what you do. • You’ve got a great product or service, and some fantastic loyal customers. • Things are getting busy – but there is that dreaded bookkeeping lurking in the background. •… Continue Reading “5 Tips to make your bookkeeping easier!”