RRSPs: Too Much of a Good Thing?

RRSPs have many virtues but they also have some potential negatives. In our new podcast we uncover how to maximize the positives and minimize the negatives of RRSPs. Give it a listen!

The Gold Standard: Kelley Keehn

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance, speaks with author and financial educator Kelley Keehn about her new book, Talk Money to Me.   GGF: Kelley,...

The Gold Standard: Levonne Louie

Levonne Louie is a former oil and gas industry professional based in Calgary, Alberta. Louie is the author of several books, including her most...

Stress Test: Is Money Worry Affecting Your Job?

It's no secret that financial stress can cause us sleepless nights and affect our personal relationships. It’s also not surprising to learn that money...

Hollywood Money – How to Rent Your Home for Films

If you love an Oscar night bash, have you considered being on the other side of the camera? Acting and directing may not be...

Food Fight: The Stinky Bag Lunch

Social scientists refer to the phenomenon as desk top dining. Many of us choose to work through lunch by eating at our desks. Lunch hour...

Fear Factor: Is ‘Imposter Syndrome’ Getting in Your Way?

You’ve probably heard of ‘imposter syndrome’ and how it can affect someone’s self-esteem in the workplace. The term was coined in 1978, by psychologists...

How to Uncouple without Undoing Your Finances

Not every union is a match made in heaven. According to the Vanier Institute almost half of Canadian marriages (41 per cent) end in...

Grandma, What Great Financial Advice You Give!

Grandmothers often act as role models. They generously share their life wisdom and values. The best of them also offer important messages about money...