Tag: finances

  • The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    The 2017 100 Wrap-Up: 31 Successes.

    Last updated on February 18th, 2024 at 03:27 amSeveral weeks, a few dozen photos and four thousand words later, we’ve finally made it—the Casey Palmer, Canadian Dad 2017 wrap-up, filled with stories aplenty of 365 days spent in my not-so-orthodox life. After wrapping the year up on a quiet note (because two sick children under…

  • Scotiabank | Financial Literacy Month Wrap-Up

    Scotiabank | Financial Literacy Month Wrap-Up

    Last updated on February 20th, 2024 at 03:08 amThis Financial Literacy Month, we need to evolve our money mindset. November’s Financial Literacy Month, and it gives us a real opportunity to take a look at our books and what we’re trying to do with our resources at hand. School. Kids. A new home or retirement—goals…

  • The 2017 100

    The 2017 100

    Last updated on January 29th, 2024 at 08:21 pmUnless my life sees some major changes this year, 2017 may mark the last list of 100! It’s January 13th—I’ve spent nearly two weeks of my new year agonising over 100 items that matter enough to hit a list of goals and aspirations for the year ahead.…

  • Robert Kiyosaki: Rich Dad, Poor Dad, So Sad.

    After a hectic week, I have a recuperative evening with a power nap and TV. I watch Shark Tank and CBC Marketplace, discussing the latter’s exposé on Rich Dad, Poor Dad seminars. Despite criticisms, the episode highlights the necessity of discernment in financial education.

  • Duelling with Debt

    Duelling with Debt

    Last updated on February 2nd, 2024 at 10:35 pmGood evening, one and all—my name is Casey Palmer, and I have debt. Granted, it could be a lot worse—as I used to work for a bank, I’ve seen tons of people who’re way in over their heads when it comes to the credit beast, but it…