Tag: Tips

3 Tax-Planning Tips You Can Use Right Now

COVID-19 has been battering the U.S. economy since domestic cases started multiplying back in March. Since then, unemployment has reached Depression-era levels, and countless small businesses are at risk of closing their doors permanently. But even though the country is operating in crisis mode, it still never hurts to put some thought into your taxes…

How to Prepare for a Recession: 8 Tips You Can Start Now

A recession can impact your everyday life and budget, but there are things you can do to prepare. As of June 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic showed a possibility of a recession, with 33 million unemployed Americans inquiring about jobless benefits. During tough times, it’s normal to feel anxious about your lifestyle, career, and budget. Even…

Canadians are losing sleep over COVID-19 financial stress. A financial therapist gives us tips on how to be at ‘peace with money’ in a pandemic

As the pandemic swept through Canada in March — shutting down businesses and keeping us at home — more and more Canadians saw their emotional health deteriorating from COVID-19 financial stress. A recent survey conducted by FP Canada shows that 49 per cent of Canadians lost sleep over financial worries. Four in 10 said the…

6 Tips to Stay Productive (and Sane) While Working From Home

With the onset of COVID-19, many, if not most, businesses are transitioning to a work-from-home model. If you’ve never worked from home before, you might find yourself struggling to transition to working remotely. Or even if you have worked from home before, you might be finding it different now that your ENTIRE team or company…