Should you invest?

June 3rd, 2018

Everyone knows that it’s best to have something put away for a rainy day.  However despite this knowledge, many persons don’t have an emergency fund. They might try to save but are unable to do so consistently. As a result they have nothing much to fall back on when faced with unexpected costs. Others might [...]


How to make the most of a little!

May 6th, 2018

It’s not often that persons walk around saying they have enough funds and they don’t need anymore. In fact I don’t think I have ever heard anyone say that. However when I look around me it does seem as if some people have it figured out.  They pay their bills, go on fabulous holidays and [...]


Setting Financial Goals for the New Year!

January 13th, 2018

The start of the new year is always exciting! Persons enthusiastically list all the things that they would like to accomplish this year that they never did in the year before. These well laid plans often falter after a few weeks but in the meantime everyone views their goals with optimism. This optimistic spirit can [...]


Holiday Shopping

November 25th, 2013

Teri Ann Renee Paisley, Gleaner Online Writer My favourite time of year is fast approaching. No it’s not visions of sugar plums that are dancing in my head, it’s bargains that are just waiting as in a few weeks the shopping season will be in full swing. Stores need to showcase their new stock, but [...]


Travel Tips for the Holidays

November 22nd, 2013

Teri Ann Renee Paisley, Gleaner Online Writer I love to travel. It does not take much invitation for me to pack my bags and me at the airport ready to fly the ‘friendly skies’. However in recent years, travelling by aeroplane has not always been a pleasant experience. Heightened security, long wait times and severe [...]


7 Money saving Tips when building/remodeling your home.

November 11th, 2013

Teri Ann Renee Paisley, Gleaner Online Writer It is certainly a brave soul who will tackle in this financial environment a major construction project. In fact, many people have put off construction projects because they simply don’t have enough funds to complete them. Everywhere I look, buildings continue to be erected so obviously construction has [...]