2019 Financial Goals – October Update

2019 Financial Goals – October Update When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps. – Confucius And so we did…adjust. We needed to realize any 2019 financial goals.  Since our…
2019 Financial Goals – July Update

2019 Financial Goals – July Update “The budget is not just a collection of numbers, but an expression of our values and aspirations.” – Jack Lew, American Public Servant. Oh for sure. And since our April 2019 goals update, our…
2019 Financial Goals – April Update

2019 Financial Goals – April Update “I think goals should never be easy, they should force you to work, even if they are uncomfortable at the time.” – Michael Phelps. Ya, I’m never going to reach the swimming heights that…
2019 Financial Goals

2019 Financial Goals I figure if you never have an end in mind you’ll never get to where you want to be. No doubt I’m a bit late to the goal-setting party by most 2019 blogging standards but you know…
2018 Financial Goals – Final Update

2018 Financial Goals – Final Update Passionate fans of this site will know I’m not an early retirement zealot. We don’t scrimp and save every dime to live in a small apartment and call ourselves “retired!”….but….we are somewhat focused on…
2018 Financial Goals – October Update

2018 Financial Goals – October Update Where does the time go…? I just looked at the calendar and I can’t believe it’s been five months since our last goals update.  Geez. Now, before we review our progress to our 2018…
2018 Financial Goals – May Update

2018 Financial Goals – May Update Spring has finally sprung in Ottawa! That means since my last update here, it’s time for a financial goals update. Now, as a reminder, here are our two big hairy audacious long-term financial goals:…
Super saving tips from super savers

Super saving tips from super savers I recently checked out this advice from some super savers, including some tips from my friend Justin Bouchard from this well-known personal finance site.  After reviewing the article I thought – how well do…
2018 Financial Goals – February Update

2018 Financial Goals – February Update We’ve come a long ways in recent years, by documenting and following up on our financial goals, but we have more work to do – to reach our two major financial long-term goals: Become…