Author archives: Sicorra

Could You Afford to Lose Your Job, And For How Long?

Could You Afford to Lose Your Job, And For How Long?

If you were to lose your job today, do you have enough of a financial cushion to live off of for a few months while you find a new job? For many the answer is no. In today’s economy, most people live from pay cheque to pay cheque, and with...

Back to School #Giveaway: Win a #Kindle Fire HD

Back to School #Giveaway: Win a #Kindle Fire HD

Did you know that it took more than three years to develop the first Kindle? Everything that could go wrong did go wrong. But did the guys at Amazon give up? Nope! They continued to work through all of the issues, and develop all of the features that they hoped...

Get More Done So That You Have Time to Relax

Get More Done So That You Have Time to Relax

Our lives are full of a variety of responsibilities and sometimes it is difficult to find time to simply relax and enjoy ourselves. With family responsibilities, work, and potentially school, how are you suppose to stay on top of everything and still find time to exercise, relax, and hopefully take...

How to Get Your Personal Finances in Order

How to Get Your Personal Finances in Order

Do you find dealing with your personal finances confusing and a bit overwhelming? Do you get statements in the mail and leave them un-open for months? Nowadays you most likely have your financial statements, such as credit card statements and bank statements, emailed to you. But do you ever actually...

Is it Really Necessary to Have Health Insurance?

Is it Really Necessary to Have Health Insurance?

Since the Affordable Care Act took effect in some parts of the world having health insurance has become less of an option and more of a necessity.  The law requires you to have sufficient health coverage and if you do not have this you can be liable to pay a...

Why It is Important To Identify Your Financial Goals

Why It is Important To Identify Your Financial Goals

When you identify your financial goals you open up your life to endless possibilities. Financial goals include much more than simply planning for your retirement at age 65 or whenever. Setting financial goals should happen while you are young and they should include every aspect of your life from now...

How Your Personal Finances Directly Affect Your Health

How Your Personal Finances Directly Affect Your Health

A hidden secret to reducing stress is having the right financial plan. Feeling financially secure significantly reduces stress new study shows. Did you know*? 18+ year-olds who said they are confident in their savings are less likely to say their life is stressful and more likely to say they are...