Tag: Save

This 31-year-old on CERB wants to stay mentally healthy with outdoor activities. Living between her condo and parent's home, is there a point to save now?

Millennial Money is a weekly submission-based series that provides financial advice to millennials in the GTA. Read the full series here. Sammy, 31, is part of the large group of millennials hit hard by the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Laid-off from her graphic design job several weeks after lockdown, she’s been surviving on…

5 Ways to Save for College Now

When it comes to student loans, my husband and I have opposite stories. While my tuition was partly paid for by my parents and scholarship money, the rest came from $ 24,000 in student loans. My husband, on the other hand, sailed through school without taking on a single penny of debt. That’s because his…

This 27-year-old Toronto retail manager makes $39,000. She lives paycheque to paycheque and can’t seem to save any money. How can she curb impulse takeout buys?

Millennial Money is a weekly submission-based series that provides financial advice to millennials in the GTA. Read the full series here. Alexis has tried to save money, but with an income of $ 39,000 a year working as a store manager, saving just doesn’t happen — especially after her cat’s large hospital bill. “I don’t…

This 28-year-old hospitality worker makes $35,000. He’s never had a credit card and says he’s clueless about money management. How can he save enough to move abroad?

Millennial Money is a weekly submission-based series that provides financial advice to millennials in the GTA. Read the full series here. At 28, Frank, a front desk manager at a Niagara resort, makes $ 35,000. He admits he has no idea how to start thinking about what to do with his money. “I still have…

A Black nurse saved lives. Today she may save art

SAN FRANCISCO—In June, Laura Voisin George, a graduate student, was writing a scholarly article about a series of Works Progress Administration frescoes at the University of California, San Francisco. The 10 panels of “History of Medicine in California,” completed in 1938 by Bernard Zakheim, a Polish-born muralist, show such scenes as Native Americans offering herbs…