My ATM card (I bank with TD Canada Trust) was stolen. At first the bank refused to reimburse the money stolen by the thieves. I wrote an appeal letter to the bank, asking them to reconsider their decision…and, thankfully, the bank reimbursed the stolen money after all.
Saying no isn’t easy, but it’s almost always a mistake to lend money to friends or family members. These tips on how to say no nicely when someone asks to borrow money will help you kindly, firmly, and lovingly decline their request.
Teenagers, you want to start earning money today! I get it. These money-making tips go beyond the traditional, slow “how to find a job” ideas you find when searching the internet. These profitable ways for teens to make money will take you a step further, and make your job more interesting and creative. I started making money when I was […]
Learning how to get financial help and deal with money problems after your husband dies is the last thing you want to think about! But, it’s important to start taking small steps and start managing your financial debt. “Some women feel they’re not ‘smart enough’ to understand financial issues after a spouse dies,” says money expert Pam Stearns. “They’ve never known […]
If women are just as “money savvy” as men, why are there more wealthy men than rich women? Because women make the same money mistakes over and over! Here’s what you need to know about the foolish financial decisions you make – plus ways you can start making good money choices. The first tip – before we even get into […]
Financial loans between family members can cause conflict, rifts, and debt…and they can also be a show of trust, encouragement, and support! Here’s what you need to know about lending money to your adult child – and how to protect yourself from a financial disaster in your family. This article was inspired by a reader who is struggling with financial […]