The Power of Financial Empowerment: Shaping the New Feminism

In the landscape of women’s empowerment, a new force is emerging: Financial Empowerment. It’s not just about balancing the checkbook or investing wisely; it’s about wielding financial knowledge as a tool for independence, security, and societal change. Empowering Women, Transforming Society A Financially Empowered woman is not only a force to be reckoned with in […]

The History and Impact of Tipping

In today’s world, tipping is a common practice in many countries, especially in industries like hospitality, food service, and transportation. But have you ever wondered how tipping came to be and what its social impact is? Let’s take a journey into the origins, significance and impact of tipping. The Origins of Tipping: Tipping has a […]

Financial Harmony: Nurturing Financial Compatibility in Intimate Relationships

Money, often considered a taboo topic, can either be a source of unity or division in intimate relationships. As couples embark on the journey of love and companionship, financial compatibility can play a crucial role in the long-term success and happiness of the partnership. What is Financial Compatibility? Financial compatibility is about understanding and respecting […]

Why I stopped making new year resolutions

I look at the arrival of a new year, not just as a change in the calendar but as an opportunity for a fresh start, a chance to embrace the infinite possibilities that lie ahead. For me, the turning of the year is a moment to reflect on the incredible journey behind, celebrate the victories, […]

Practical steps and resources to enhance your financial literacy

Enhancing financial literacy is a crucial step for women (and anyone) looking to make informed decisions about their financial health. Here are some practical steps and resources to help women improve their financial literacy: Start with the Basics: • Understand key financial concepts, such as budgeting, saving, and managing debt. • Learn about financial products […]

How financial independence impacts women’s overall empowerment?

Financial independence plays a crucial role in empowering women in various ways. When women have control over their finances and economic resources, they gain greater autonomy and the ability to make important life decisions. Here are some key ways in which financial independence impacts women’s overall empowerment: Decision-making power: Financial independence allows women to have […]

Missed or late payments

Do you pay your bills on time? If not, why not? Missing payments or paying your bills later can have a significant impact on your financial health. One of the immediate consequences is that you might be charged late fees, which can add up quickly and increase the amount you owe. Additionally, your interest rates […]

Taming Holiday Impulse Spending: A Guide to Keeping Your Budget on Track

As the holiday season approaches, the excitement is in the air. It’s a time for festivities, family, and giving, but it’s also a season that often sees our wallets under attack from impulse spending. The allure of festive decorations, gift-giving, and sales can lead to financial stress if we’re not careful. In this blog, we’ll […]

Shifting from Money Anxiety to Money Ease: A Path to Financial Well-Being

Shifting from Money Anxiety to Money Ease: A Path to Financial Well-Being Money has an undeniable impact on our lives. It influences our choices, our aspirations, and even our overall sense of well-being. However, for many people, money often brings anxiety and stress rather than ease. This isn’t surprising, considering the complexities and uncertainties that […]

Finances and Self-care

For most of us, when we hear “self-care” we think spas, bubble baths and massages, and if I’m being totally honest, I’m no different! As a Financial Counsellor though, I’m on a mission to normalize “taking care of finances” and making it a part of our self-care routine. One of the ways I do that […]