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Frugality

  • Being mindful consumers

    As you may have heard, fellow Canadian personal finance blogger, Cait Flanders’ first book “The Year of Less” was launched in January. I have followed Cait’s journey on her blog for…

  • Does Costco cost more? Grocery shopping price comparison

    Since our financial epiphany, we have tracked our expenses using a self-made excel sheet. Within this excel sheet, we have established different categories like grocery, household items, eating out, hydro, car…

  • Coaching service now available

    Several readers have reach out to me via email about coaching on personal finance, investing, and financial independence related topics. While I have tried to answer questions via email, most of…

  • Weekend Reading – Where’s blue sky edition

    The last few days we haven’t seen blue sky in the Lower Mainland/Metro Vancouver. Instead, we get hazy, smoky sky across the Lower Mainland thanks to all the wildfires. The sun…

  • How financially sound are you?

    Although we own 6 Canadian banking stocks,we use Coast Capital Savings for our day-to-day banking. We are happy Coast Capital Savings customers. The other day I got a letter from Coast Capital…