Lifestyle

    Not buying second hand? You should be.

    February 23, 2017
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    Who still buys second hand? When my family first moved to Canada, my parents couldn’t afford many new purchases. I remember visiting New to You, a program for gently used second hand clothing, at the local community center. As my family became more financially established, we progressed from trips to the community center to afternoons perusing through Value Village. From community programs to garage sales and thrift stores, the second hand economy no longer serves only to support struggling families.…

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    Investing

    JustWealth: The new Robo-Advisor in town

    The Fintech scene in Canada just got a little bit more interesting. Financial innovation brought on by advancements in technology have opened up new investment options that disrupt traditional institutions; the trend is starting…

    April 5, 2016