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Calculating your Monthly Budget

Knowing your monthly budget is one of the most important things you should know to become financially independent. It not only helps you calculate your yearly budget but it will help you be in control of your finances. 

And because taking control of your finances gives your FREEDOM, this is a must know to become Financially Independent.

Let’s get started

Open a new excel workbook

Firstly, on column A will we start listing our sources of income. In this case as white-collar employee, I get …

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How to set up a Questrade FREE trading account?

So if you are just as new to investing, you should probably use a trial account before you open your own money account. Today I will guide you  through opening a free account through Questrade. This account is available for 90 days and it gives you $500,000 CAD and $500,000 US dollars. Remember that this is all virtual, so it is risk free. This allows you to invest in all north American markets. 

Lets follow the instruction below:

Click on the following link

https://www.questrade.com/self-dir…

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What is Private Lending (CANADA)?

Hi my beautiful badasses!! I hope you are having a good week. 

.....Today I want to talk to you about my first exposure to a non-common investment practice, Private Lending....

When you hear people talk about real estate, they mostly talk about buying, holding, and selling; but it is very rear the person that talks about, or has knowledge on, private lending. So today, I'm going to give you a small summary of what it is and how it works.

For today’s blog post I will be referencing a white pap…

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Piggy bank – Learning to pay yourself first

How long has it been since you used a piggy bank to save money ?

I know it sounds silly but I think it is a great start to start putting money away. Specially if you are not used to it.

I want to clarify that a piggy bank can be anything, you can actually get one or maybe build your own. I mean there are some great idea on Pinterest if you are feeling very creative and copy something someone has done. 

Lets look at some simple steps:

First step

Get an awesome piggy bank/ build your own

Put…

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Financially Independent at 27yrs old! An Interview with Money Honey Rachel

Rachel Richards: Best-selling author. Former financial advisor. Real estate investor. Business owner. Finance guru. Professional speaker.

Books:

  • Money Honey: A simple 7-Step Guide for Getting your Financial $hit Together
  • Passive Income, Aggressive Retirement

Hi beautiful, welcome to today’s blog post! 

Today I am super excited to introduce to you a huge BADAAS woman who I admire very much and who I am sure we can all learn from: Rachel Richards !  

She is one of my favourite young auth…

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