Relationships

How Are You Investing in Your Social Capital?

If you can remember the early days of Facebook and Twitter in the mid-aughties, you might recall the initial ‘take it or leave it’...

8 Tips on How to Complain Like a Pro

“Effective complaining is a survival skill that anyone can master, and everyone should.” - Angie’s List, a home service and review website   Take a moment...

Talkin’ About My Generation: How Family Affects Your Finances

Are you sandwiched between two generations: supporting your children and providing care for your parents? According to Statistics Canada, one in three Canadians between...

How Family and Friends Can Derail Your Investments

So, you’ve been working with a financial professional and you’re on your way to achieving your investment goals with a tailored plan. But wait!...

The Secret Recipe for Happiness? Relationships

“Everyone wants to lead a peaceful, happy life, but happiness and success aren’t measured by how much money you have, but by whether you have inner peace in...

Failure to Launch: What’s a Parent to Do?

Popular TV shows like Schitt’s Creek and Arrested Development feature children who cannot function without the financial support of their affluent families. Caricatures of...

How I Taught My Daughter About Money

How we teach our children and young adults about finance and investing will vary dramatically among parents based on our different approaches to parenting,...

Home Alone: What Every Widow Needs to Know

“Anybody can become a widow. There aren't any special qualifications. It happens in less time than it takes to draw a breath. It doesn't...

Money, Stress and Your Sex Life

Sigmund Freud famously asked, “What do women want?” According to some recent studies, women prefer to talk about death rather than money and to...