Tag: Money

How a CFP Celebrates Her Money Wins

People may often imagine that when they reach their milestones, there will be fireworks and party buses along with a huge celebration. And while sometimes there are, most wins are simply small steps you take every day until one day you wake up where you visualized you would be. That is why it is important…

Make that big moment happen — but first, save up the money

Starting fertility treatments? Mapping out a once-in-a-lifetime vacation once you’re vaccinated? Leaving your relationship? Renovating your home? Eloping? If a big life moment is in play for you, here’s how to prepare for it financially. Take stock of your current savings According to recent data, Canadians are sitting on over $ 90 billion in traditional…

Food is getting more expensive. The Star’s Millennial Money financial expert offers tips on how to manage your food budget

Editor’s note: In this special edition of Millennial Money, coach Jason Heath writes about rising food costs and tips on takeout, groceries, and eating at home. Need advice? Email ekwong@thestar.ca to share your situation. Annual food costs for one person households average $ 4,650 per year, according to the 2017 Survey of Household Spending from…