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gig economy

Reflecting on One Year in the Gig Economy

As the year comes to an end, we’re urged to reflect on the highs and lows of the past 365 days, and think about the future. Going forward, I can’t…
Post Grad Life

7 Aspects of Post Grad Life I wasn’t Prepared For

I graduated university in the spring of 2020. After four years studying and participating in extracurriculars, it was finally time to enter what many people call “the real world” of…

The Unbudget: Giving Up Limits, Getting Back Your Life

In my ongoing effort to disrupt the overly-frugal and joyless personal finance community, I’ve come up with a new financial practice: unbudgeting. Unbudgeting is exactly what it sounds like: undoing…
1% in Canada

Who is Canada’s 1%?

The 1% or “one-percenters” are those whose individual income is higher than that of 99% of other people. The one-percent are rich. Very, very rich. How much do you need…
FabFitFun Fall 2021

FabFitFun Fall 2021 Box Value Breakdown

The FabFitFun Fall 2021 Box is being shipped next month! I went through the value of each of the customizations so you can check out the value of this season’s…
using your money the right way during pride month

Using Your Money The Right Way During Pride Month

This summer’s Pride festivities have been changed drastically because of the circumstances the world is facing. I was, of course, disappointed (but not surprised) to hear that Toronto’s Pride Festival…