We all have elements of our lifestyle that are important to us, and if saving for vacation is important to you, then so be it. Don’t feel bad about it, all you have to do is plan for it and realize that there is an element of trade off. If you value saving for a … More How can I afford a vacay and still save money?
The first thing many do before crossing the border is visit the local bank and exchange their hard-earned loonies for a handful of US greenbacks. While this method of converting currency comes with the advantage of convenience, it certainly doesn’t come free. We actually pay a hefty premium for the privilege of doing business with … More Get cheaper rates for exchanging currency
Who doesn’t like to receive a financial help? Whether it’s a birthday, graduation or wedding, $10 or $10,0000, while the benefactor (the person giving the gift) is alive or as a result of their death, it is common to provide financial gifts to loved ones. But what are the tax implications of receiving financial gifts? … More Tax implication of gifts and estates