Tag Archives: Money In

How Much Do I Need to Retire on September-Style Spending

This year’s September was a drastically different experience from the last one. Whereas last year the month was spent slogging it out in the city, working 9 – 5 (or much more) at my day job, going out after work … Continue reading

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From A to B and Nothing More

When I stop to think about the insane volume of sensational car/truck/van/suv/mover-from-point-A-to-point-B advertising, it absolutely amazes me, and the profound effect it has had on the minds of so many people, and in such a short amount of time is … Continue reading

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The Dollar Army

After my recent change in lifestyle (the one where I now try to live a much more enjoyable life on a daily basis), the issue of personal finances (both spending and earning) have not so surprisingly risen to the forefront … Continue reading

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RRSPs and TFSAs and Margin Accounts… Oh My!

I would like to demonstrate in this post what I think is a pretty fair comparison between the three types of accounts, and why in my opinion, it is most likely better to just go with a straight-up Margin Account … Continue reading

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A Night Owl Goes Early Bird

Those that know me know “Early Bird” could never actually be applied to me in a sensible manner, but the title was just way too catchy to let slip through my fingers! One thing I’ve definitely noticed over the past … Continue reading

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Free Flights to Hawaii!

Here’s a nice little service Jen just found out her phone company offers: it turns out they’ve been running this program for years now where all you have to do to enroll is logon to their website, click on a … Continue reading

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How I Made $12,000 in Seven Months Without Working

It has been a rather fruitful first half of the year for the Noble Anarchist, considering how little I’ve actually been working. To the point where I figured I should probably document exactly how I did it and get it … Continue reading

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How to Get your Spending Under Control: Pay With Cash

Jen grew up in Port Hardy, a (now) small town on the North end of Vancouver Island. It wasn’t always a small town though; while Jen was growing up, it was around four times the current size that it is … Continue reading

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Wake up, Spend Money, Go to Bed, Repeat

Have you ever stopped to figure out how much money you blow through on a daily basis to keep up your current lifestyle? I don’t mean glancing over a spreadsheet of the month’s debit or credit card transactions, or acknowledging a … Continue reading

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