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Children, Postsecondary Education and Divorce

By | 2016-11-25T02:24:51+00:00 September 15th, 2015|Divorce Self-Help, Financial Planning Steps, Parenting and Finances|

When I was growing up, I was always told that I was responsible for paying for my own university education. My parents wanted me to go to university, but they also wanted me to start learning how to be financially independent. Actually, I’m not sure if it was a conscious decision on their part to [...]

Strategies for the Saver/Spender Relationship

By | 2016-11-25T02:24:51+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Financial Personalities, Financial Planning Steps, Self-Help|

Step 1 - Identify Your Financial Personality and Spending Habits What is the dream you have that money will serve? Answering this question for yourself will go a long way to self-awareness about your values and beliefs around money. Everyone is unique and has different values and beliefs concerning money. In addition, we are all brought [...]

My Partner is a Spender and I’m a Saver

By | 2016-11-25T02:24:53+00:00 November 6th, 2014|Financial Personalities, Financial Planning Steps, Self-Help|

You are not alone and not surprisingly this is one of the leading causes of breakups and divorce. Many partnerships are comprised of these two opposing personalities which makes sense as opposites attract and when they get together each gets to see how the other half lives.  Living with a spender can be fantastic fun for the normally conservative saver. At [...]