Archives for May 2022

I Got a Promotion Last Week

I got a promotion last week. My hard work and business knowledge has finally paid off. I’m going a significant pay increase, so now I have to decide how I’m going to allocate it. Pay Increase This promotion is going to net me around an extra $1000 per month, so it’s a significant increase for […]

Am I Able To Apply For Credit During A Consumer Proposal?

Having a good credit score is essential for numerous reasons. From affordable car insurance to easier approval to buy/rent property. Bad credit scores are increasing dramatically within society. Along with the stress and anxiety associated with financial troubles, people with low credit often feel trapped, as though there is no way out. Luckily, this is […]

How to prepare for retirement – a note on healthcare funding 

The average senior citizen spends about $4,000 on healthcare costs per year. Depending on your situation, this number can be much higher. If you’re self-employed or retired, you might be paying for insurance. If you’re still working, your employer covers part of the cost. But as we age and our bodies break down, we can […]

How to Start Monetizing Your Passion

Have you ever wondered how to start monetizing your passion? If you are already living your dream, doing what you truly want to do, and making money doing it, then great. You have already cracked the code. Unfortunately, most people aren’t doing that. Most people are working a job to make money for things like […]

How to Plan a Backyard Wedding on a Budget

When it comes to weddings, the trend is definitely moving towards outdoor ceremonies and receptions. In fact, according to Hudson Valley Weddings, 35% of weddings are now held outdoors, and backyards have become one of the most popular venues. There are many reasons for this switch, chief among them the simple fact that backyard weddings […]

The Cottage is Booking Up

The cottage is booking up for the summer. May and June are almost full, and July is starting to fill. So far, this first season has been a success with only a few minor issues. Here is a quick rundown. Income Total income so far is just over $7000. If bookings stay constant, then we […]

How to Be Eco-Friendly In Your Business’s Marketing Efforts

You can stay committed to your eco-friendly efforts in all aspects of running your business, including marketing. Read on to see just how. Choose a Solid, Sustainable Principle Rather than go round picking up the trending buzzwords and green principles, find one that will work for your business and settle on it. Find the most […]

Small Ways to Save Money Around the House

There are many ways you can save money around your house, and this is always a welcome thing to do. Read on to see some of these simple ways in which you can start saving money and enjoy making your paycheck stretch. Buy Quality Furniture This may sound counterproductive, but you can actually make savings […]

How to Make Money Organizing Closets

Here is how to make money organizing closets. Yes, this is actually a thing. Professional organizers can make a lot of money, but even if you don’t go pro, you can still earn some nice side money helping others organize. Closets 101 There are a few basic rules when it comes to organizing closets. Things […]

Our First Guests Have Stayed at Our Cottage

Our first guests have stayed at our cottage. We’ve had three groups of guests stay at our rental so far, and the results are positive. We’ve received positive reviews and have learned a few things. Here is a brief report. Things That We’ve Learned One of the first things that you will want to do […]