Millennials: Invest in Your Future

I am sitting in a Tim Horton's as I begin to write this post and overhear three elderly gentlemen having a normal conversation when one of them says, "If we had been putting money into a 401(k) when we were 21, man I would be living the high life." By now you know I am passionate … Continue reading Millennials: Invest in Your Future


16 Goals for 2016

New Year's Resolutions – let's get real do they have any real chance of success? I don't have a prejudice against resolutions because they are founded in making a positive change in a person's life, and what can be wrong with that? I've certainly made resolutions in the past, some have succeeded some have failed right … Continue reading 16 Goals for 2016

#MillennialMonday : Donating Differently

When you hear the word 'Millennial' usually the words narcissist, distracted, superficial, whiny, incapable and a slew of other synonyms follow. What most people don't realize is that Millennials happen to be one of the more conscious, attentive and giving generations to date. They are increasingly aware of issues facing society and are more willing … Continue reading #MillennialMonday : Donating Differently

#MillennialMonday: Retirement Ready

Millennials may be in the age range of 18-34 year-olds and have several decades to work before they retire.  However, just starting their careers, Millennials are cognizant of retirement after witnessing the fallout from the Great Recession of 2008, where their parents and grandparents scrambled to make up retirement savings that were lost in the … Continue reading #MillennialMonday: Retirement Ready

Building a Family

In a world where couples can barely stayed married overnight, I am proud to say my parents have recently celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary. My parents were married on August 22, 1980. My dad was 22 and my mom was 20, four years later they had my brother Paul.  Three years after that came Ashley, … Continue reading Building a Family

#MillennialMonday : The Debt Dilemma

#MillennialMonday is aimed at giving Millennials advice and insight into how they can better live healthier, happier, more fulfilling and financially sound lives! Whether it's dealing with short-term or long-term issues, facing job or relationship dilemmas, check here every week for something new aimed at making Millennials, the generation labeled as reshaping the future, even … Continue reading #MillennialMonday : The Debt Dilemma

The Future Certainties

The unknown is perhaps the scariest element of our lives and how prepare for the future.  But I have come to experience that sometimes the certainties of the future can be the hardest to grapple with. Knowing exactly the things that await you can sometimes be even more difficult than dealing with the unknown.  Sure, … Continue reading The Future Certainties