How to make better financial decisions—without regret—in a crisis

How do you make no-regret decisions when you are in crisis? You follow the guidelines in what I call the Decision Crisis Playbook.  The Decision Crisis Playbook  In this book,…

“My first experience of buyer’s remorse has guided my spending ever since”

If Kerry K. Taylor looks familiar, you’ve likely seen her on TV, sharing smart personal finance tips on news and lifestyle shows like CBC’s The National and CTV’s Your Morning.…

Tontines in Canada: Moving from theory to practice as a solution to our retirement crisis

For years in his academic papers and some of his 17 published books, famed Canadian finance professor Moshe Milevsky described the history and theory behind a seemingly obscure retirement/longevity insurance…

Why Frugal February Should Be On Everyone’s Calendar

Think bring frugal is only about avocado toast and lattes? Think again. This month, make a plan to move the needle on your finances with Frugal February. The post Why…

Why Die with Zero is the Retirement Saving Strategy You Need

Worried about dying with $0 in the bank? Don’t be—Die With Zero preaches a life where you go for broke, but end up far richer in happiness and experiences. The…

My Uncle Died Without a Will – And It Was a Nightmare

When a relative dies without a will, families are left to blindly sort out the details of settling the estate. Be kind to your loved ones. Create a will! The…

What Happens to Your Social Media Accounts If You Die?

Your social media presence doesn’t just disappear after you pass away. Learn what happens to social media accounts after death and make a plan. The post What Happens to Your…

A Comprehensive Guide to Estate Planning in Canada

How do I prepare for estate planning? What are the most important estate planning documents? Get answers in our guide to estate planning in Canada. The post A Comprehensive Guide…

Why I Added My Pets to My Will

Have you thought about what will happen to your pets when you die? Read on to hear how one writer made sure her wiill covered her beloved cats. The post…

Ask The Expert: Do I Need A Lawyer To Make A Will?

Do you need a lawyer to make a will in Canada? Erin Bury, CEO and founder of Willful, outlines the options for making a legal will in Canada. The post…