My Favorite Sparkling Peach Iced Tea

My Favorite Sparkling Peach Iced Tea

One of my favorite indulgences is those sparkling lemonades and iced teas you can get at coffee houses. They make me smile right up until I have to pay for it. They are not cheap! So I used to consider them the occasional treat, which is kinder to my pocketbook,...

Five Ways to Start Eliminating Your Debt

Five Ways to Start Eliminating Your Debt

Debt comes in many forms. It may be a loan you took out to buy your first car, the winter jacket you bought using a credit card, or a bet you lost to a friend. Regardless of the type, they all have one thing in common – you owe somebody...

How to Quickly Repair Your Credit

How to Quickly Repair Your Credit

The only time a lot of people think about how to do quick credit repair is when they need to apply for new credit and their credit score already sucks. A lot of banks have tighter regulations and criteria for offering credit to customers. Many banks won’t give out any...

Five Top Things I Love About Las Vegas

Five Top Things I Love About Las Vegas

I have traveled to a number of different places in my lifetime and while Barcelona is high on my list as a place to visit again one day, Las Vegas is high on my list as well. And because it is only a three hour flight versus a 10 hour...

Giveaway: Win 2 Pairs of Converse Shoes from Zelen Shoes! #conversevancouver

Giveaway: Win 2 Pairs of Converse Shoes from Zelen Shoes! #conversevancouver

Welcome to the Converse shoes giveaway #conversevancouver, sponsored by Zelen Shoes and hosted by Happy Mothering. During this giveaway, one reader will win 2 pairs of Converse shoes of their choice (valued at $70 CAD or less). Zelen Shoes offers a huge selection of brand-name boots, shoes and sandals at...

Millennials Saving for Retirement? – Yes! Start Now and Here is How

Millennials Saving for Retirement? – Yes! Start Now and Here is How

Early in your career you are likely being given employer retirement packages with information on 401ks, company match programs, investments and market indexes, and it can be a bit overwhelming to digest. In fact retirement expert, Jim Poolman, executive director of the IALC, believes that if you don’t wise up...

How to Reduce the Cost of Life Insurance

How to Reduce the Cost of Life Insurance

If you have a family that depends on you financially then life insurance is an absolute necessity in order to make sure your family is financially secure in the event of your death. If you do not already have it, what’s stopping you? The high cost of life insurance? Life...