Monthly Archives: January 2016

Thistle save you a buck

With Valentine’s Day around the corner I thought I would write a piece about the proper procurement of flowers. What to look for and how to get the best bouquet for your buck. Starting with the obvious, if you are buying flowers for someone special then it’s best to know either their favourite kind of…
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Another 5 Financial Reflections for 2016

Looking forward to another year of financial success means embracing monetary mistakes of the past. More importantly, you need to be honest with yourself about where you currently are and where you want to be. Here are another 5 Financial Reflections from 2015, for 2016: Don’t let yourself be pressured into buying designer goods Branding…
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5 Financial Reflections for 2016

It’s that familiar time of year when you envision a “new you” and foster a compelling motivation for self-improvement. However, the year always seems to form into an uphill race and once you return to the daily grind it becomes easier to allow yourself to slip-up in your devotions. Reflecting on areas where you have…
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Back to school budgeting

During this time of the year most of our budgets are understandably depleted, with schools going back in two weeks, we should be mindful of back-to-school expenses that are around the corner. This also affords a great opportunity to chat with your kids about the costs associated with their schooling needs. Involving your children not…
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