How to improve your finances when you’re stupid

I noticed something about money in my journey with it: when you’re really fucking poor, you don’t care as much about money as you do when you aren’t going to bounce six payments and NSF fee your way into overdraft. We’re a generation that accepted debt as fact because we had to. For people like […]

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Sexy Toronto jobs: Content Strategy Director at Holt Renfrew

The luxury retailer Holt Renfrew is hiring a Content Strategy Director for a 12-month contract. Unlike Paris, London and New York, a good paying job in fashion is a rarity in Toronto. So if you’re seven or more years into a content career, GET THIS! You can apply through the website or stalk the recruiters […]

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Company that gave regular employees $2 billion in bonuses is hiring in Toronto

juul.ca is making a big dent in the vaping/smoking/bad habits that will kill you category. The startup recently made headlines for giving its 1,500 employees a $2 billion dollar bonus to be split EQUALLY between them, which roughly works out to $1.3 million each. While you’ve missed out on becoming a millionaire overnight, JUUL is […]

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You officially need like three sugar daddies to buy a house in Toronto

And then your sugar daddy needs a sugar daddy. The Real Estate website Zoocasa collected the 2018 average cost of homes and condos sold within 800 meters of the city’s 75 subway and LRT stops to find out how much it costs to live near each of Toronto’s subway stations aka desirable areas of the city. This is […]

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Spending and finance: When you go from being really poor to middle class

Two degrees, four internships, four years of work experience and one postgraduate later, I finally signed my name on a job offer letter for a full-time permanent job with benefits at a global advertising firm. With a salary of $65,000 plus prescriptions, dental, pension matching and paid vacation, I was able to open a RRSP, […]

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