July, 2016 Archive

Are We Forgetting Financial Contentment?

For many people working through the stages of financial planning, our goals come under review quite often. Are they specific, measurable, achievable and so forth? Are they going to get us where we want to be in a year?...

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Car Ownership: The Financial Pros and Cons

Depending on where you live – urban, rural, suburban – where you work, the size of your household, and your day-to-day needs, car ownership may or may not be an essential consideration in your personal...

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What Surveys Really Say About Financial Literacy

In a newly released Financial Capability study, American investigative body FINRA came to some rather disheartening conclusions about our neighbours to the south. The study, designed to establish a more accurate...

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Personal Finance Lessons from The Rio Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics are scheduled to begin in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in just under a month (August 5, to be precise.) Their development has not been without controversy: in a country with widening...

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