Teaching delayed gratification and saving

March 25, 2014 by

I just read an article by Tamar Satov  for CPA magazine Financial Decisions Matter. She is considering giving her eight year old son an allowance raise, but wondering if that will lead to him spend more rather than save. domain technical info . She shares that her son has learned ...

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Get your tax return done for FREE

March 13, 2014 by

Every February and March the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario run a tax clinic community program. Their volunteers provide assistance in preparing income tax returns, free of charge. This service does not include tax advice.

In order to take advantage of this free service, you have to meet specific criteria. ...

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Proud to be a woman

March 8, 2014 by

Not too long ago I remember thinking that we, women inconvenienced ourselves by asking for equality with men. I was a sleep deprived mother of two young children trying to juggle high profile career, motherhood, marriage, and other commitments. I envied women from the past, thinking that they had it ...

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Recipe for raising a financially-literate kid

March 5, 2014 by

 

Do you want to raise a financially savvy home page kid?

If yes, you should read my recipe that I wrote for Kids in the Capital - parents & kids website:

Recipe for raising a financially-literate kid

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How to Explain Foreign Currency to Kids

December 30, 2013 by Leave a comment

Over the holidays we had very dear family friends visit us from abroad.  They gave our kids money instead of gifts.  Our children were so excited and didn’t realize that they got Euros instead of Canadian dollar bills. All they talked about was the toys ...

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