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How Long Before You Can Afford Your 1st Home?

This is a big question on everyone’s minds, especially after they graduate University. You’re ready to start you life, and this means moving out of your parents house. So you start looking around, and realize, everything is super expensive and start panicking by thinking how can you save money to buy a house. Or maybe…

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Believe in Yourself! And Wonderful Things Will Happen!

If you look back on your life, do you remember the point where everything changed for the better? Where you really started to shine and be the best you can be? Maybe you have always been amazing but most of us take time to find our true potential. Believe in yourself is such a strong term,…

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42 Hour Line-Up to Buy My First Home!

Buying your first home is the most important day in your life. If you live in Toronto right now, you know how crazy the housing market is. Everything is very expensive. There aren’t many new developments happening in the city. And purchasing an older home is a nightmare with all the bidding wars. You can…

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Take Obstacles and Turn them into Opportunities

We face obstacles every single day, be they small or big. Have you ever noticed how you deal with them? How do you react and what your action plan looks like? Not a lot of people do. Most of us, when faced with an obstacle, go through our emotions, trying to solve it and then…

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32 Ways to Save Money Right Now!

In today’s economy, every dollar counts. You’re careful with your money, trying to be smart, trying to achieve some of your goals and dream in life. So straight to the point. Here is a reminder of 32 ways you can save money, right now! Do a black out month or a black out week where…

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Career Profile: Want to Become a Teacher?

If you’re thinking to become a teacher, then this is a must read for you. Do you remember your Grade 1 teacher? I not only remember her, but I also remember the first day of school. That day is one of the most important days of a child’s life. I was so scared and nervous.…

Career Profile: So You Want to be a Model?

When I was in high school, I snapped a photo of myself for a friend, and he said I should think about doing becoming a model. “What?!”. That was my reaction. But I thought about it and considered it. The mistake I made was going to my dad and telling him about it. “You’re short.…

How in 2.5 Years I Paid off $37,000 in Debt and Still Saved $25,000 – You Can Too!

Anyone in debt knows the feeling all too well. The feeling of hopelessness. The feeling that no matter what you do, it’s not enough. No matter how fast you move, it’s not fast enough. There are plenty of inspirational stories all around us, everyday. I never thought I would partake in this amazing experience of…

4 Smart Reasons to be a Rebel & Postpone going to University – Travel NOT being one of them!

What does your life look like up to this point? When you’re in school, you live in the moment, or at least most of us do. It’s not everyday you meet a person who is planning for their career, home, retirement. You might have a Retirement Savings Account but are you really thinking about retirement…

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To Buy a Car or Not to Buy – But Do You Really Need One?

After watching movies like The Fast and The Furious, who wouldn’t want their own little speedy car. The Hollywood-fied glamorous lifestyle portrayed in the movie is nothing like the reality of owning a car – from car payments, to maintenance appointments; owning a car is a lot less sexy than what it is in the…