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Zero-Based Budgeting

Zero-Based Budgeting

  A zero-based budget is when your income less your expenses equals zero.  This is just another way of budgeting where you…
Importance of Knowing Your Net Worth

Importance of Knowing Your Net Worth

Your net worth is your assets minus your liabilities.  Assets are what you own, such as your investments and your house.  Your…
The Importance of a Side Hustle

The Importance of a Side Hustle

We have all heard of the term “side hustle”, but exactly is it?  A side hustle is a way to make extra…
Emergency Fund

Emergency Fund

We have all heard of the term emergency fund, but what exactly is it?  An emergency fund is a pool of liquid…
Importance of Women and Finances

Importance of Women and Finances

Many women tend to shy away from personal finance and often let their spouse handle all of the financial decisions.  It is…
Money Diva 2018 Finance Budgeting

2018

Happy New Year and welcome to 2018!  What a year this is shaping up to be and I can’t wait to share…
Money Diva Paper vs Software Finances Tax Budgeting

Paper vs. Software

As I begin the new year, I have decided to go back to the basics of paper and pencil instead of using…
Money Diva Student Money Management Financial Budget

Money Management Skills for Students

It is hard to believe that summer is almost over and we all know what that means – back to school.  For…
Money Diva Mobile Online Banking Finances Budget

Online Banking

There are many people out there who have yet to sign up for online banking.  I am quite surprised, however some people…
Money Diva Picnic in the Park Finances Budget

Cheap or Free Summer Activities for Families

Well, the first long weekend of summer is officially here.  There are plenty of Canada Day celebrations going on in your local…