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New Savings Goals for 2014

When I finally added up how much I have actually saved so far this year, and compared it to my goals, the shocking truth was that I'm seriously behind. In fact, if I still wanted to try to reach my original goals by the end of the year, I would now need...

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The Days of Large Tax Refunds are Over

I know I shouldn't complain about getting a refund; I'll be putting every penny of that in my RRSP, so it's still being put to good use. It was just hard to swallow the fact that my tuition credits are finally over and done with...

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I Have No Idea How to Budget Right Now

There's one other reason I've been suffering from writer's block: simply put, I have no idea what my budgets will look like for the next few months, and it's seriously stressing me out.

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Goals for the Rest of 2013

If you're like me, you're probably already looking ahead and thinking about what some of your goals might be next year. But there are still 43 days left in 2013 and, despite a few of the setbacks I've faced, I want to finish this year off strong.

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I Suck at Small Savings Goals

I've finally realized that I just suck at saving small amounts of money each month. You know what I used to be good at? Throwing huge amounts of cash at debt! So, it's time to kiss the small savings goals goodbye and go after what I really want.

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Life After Debt: What’s Next?

I had a really expensive summer, filled with weddings, concerts, etc. so my main goal was just to get through it without going into any debt. But I've known all along that I would need to get serious about saving in the fall...

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Life After Debt: What’s Different?

Last week, I decided to start a series of posts about what life is like after debt. Now, it's time to talk about what it's like to have an extra $800+ a month in my budget that no longer goes towards debt repayment.

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