I love to travel. Nowadays with so many online deals, you don't have to break the bank when it comes to travel. I am no expert but I find these websites save me a ton of money for my trips. Flights I go to Google Flights months in advance to search for the best price … Continue reading Give me a break – Travel deals
The Canadian retirement saving and pension system is complicated and full of acronyms. At different stages of life, you will encounter different programs that are beneficial to you. To break it down, let's look at the case of a couple named Jack and Jill. Jack, 32 is an engineer. Jill, 30 works as an fashion … Continue reading Understanding Saving and Pension Plan: The case of Jack and Jill
I have been binge listening to podcasts lately, especially in the personal finance space. I find it is the best way to start my day and make use of my long commute. Here are some podcast channels that I really enjoy and it so happens that they are all hosted by women! Afford Anything by … Continue reading Give me a break – Podcasts
We all deserve a break, that's why I want to start this new series that will be posted every Friday to share with you interesting websites, food for thoughts, new podcasts, recommended books or maybe some silly jokes. What better to share with you a very popular website of things to do this weekend in … Continue reading Give me a break – Friday edition
A recent review of our company monthly expenses, one of the items jumped out at me is the credit card/debit card processing fees. You might say the merchant services provider charges those fees, what can you do? And those statements are mind numbing with tiers of different charges and fees, who have the time to … Continue reading Merchant Services Provider – are you leaking money due to high fees?
Time has changed when employers are getting creative in attracting new talents through appealing compensation package. After rounds of intensive interviews, you now find the perfect fit for your company. The candidate will then ask about the base salary. And the next question would be: What is the benefit plan you offer? There are increasing … Continue reading Flexible benefits plan – why you should consider!
Is it payroll time again? And here you are, either an accountant who do it all or a small business owner who dreads the agonizing but absolutely necessary task, paying your employees. You are the one in charge and supposedly an expert on everything payroll from taxable benefits rules to the latest governmental regulation. Is … Continue reading Moving away from Payroll headache