14 Gift Ideas for friends with debt problems

14 Gift Ideas for friends with debt problems

I weighed in on this terrific Best Company  post about what to give a friend who is struggling with debt.  Do you give them money, teach them how to manage their money better, or provide support?   I favour giving support.  This was part of my response: If it’s a...
My Thoughts on Cryptocurrency

My Thoughts on Cryptocurrency

One of the most common questions that I get when I first meet new people, is about my opinion on cryptocurrency.   This is a tricky question to answer because I don’t have strong opinions on cryptocurrency or any investment, per se.  However, I do have very...
How to Eliminate Aspirational Spending

How to Eliminate Aspirational Spending

What is aspirational spending?  It is spending that reflects what we want to do, or who we want to be (or be again) at some unspecified point in our future.   The dangerous quality of aspirational spending is that it often feels virtuous.  In the moment, it may even...

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