Will Robots Take Women’s Jobs?

If you’re from my demographic cohort, you’ll either chuckle or be offended by the fembots featured in the 1997 film, Austin Powers: International Man...

What’s the Big Idea? How Women are Shaping the World

What is the best idea you have ever had? How did you invest in your idea? What happened? In 2018, I asked 55 women these...

The “Year of the Pig” and Stock Markets

The Chinese New Year started on February 5th, marking the official Year of the Pig. After the economic zaniness of the previous Year of...

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!...

What’s Your Money Personality?

Excerpted from the book Happy Go Money by Melissa Leong   When I was young, I tackled trick-or-treating with tenacity and strategy. I plotted a map for...

How to Make 2019 the Year of Personal Best

By now, most of our New Year’s resolutions are long lost memories. How long did it take you to abandon your goals? A study...

The Gold Standard: Melissa Leong

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance talks to Melissa Leong, resident money expert on The Social (CTV) and author of Happy Go Money,...

The Gold Standard: Wendy Davis

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance talks to Wendy Davis, owner of Zebrano, Canada’s premier luxury travel advisor, about taking the leap to...

The Gold Standard: Fred Vettese

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance talks with Canada’s top actuary and best-selling author, Fred Vettese, about the investment product we love to...