When you only have a few weeks of vacation per year, you want them to be perfect.

There can be a lot of pressure to have that “impeccable holiday.” After all, according to a 2013 study by the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, Canadian employees only enjoy, on average, 10 days of paid vacation per year, compared to 30 in France.


The term “lease” typically refers to a contractual agreement between a lessee (user) and a lessor (owner) which grants the former permission to use an asset owned by the latter. There are many different types of leases, including land leases, apartment leases, car leases, building leases, etc.

Many couples ask the question, is it better to have a joint bank account, or for each partner to have their own account?

A broker is a third-party individual who buys and sells goods or assets on behalf of others, or who arranges or negotiates a settlement, deal, or plan. Brokers are typically licensed professionals in specialized fields who possess in-depth knowledge of that field, which can include finance, insurance and real estate.


Everybody hates to cut back financially when it means living without the things that you like, but there are ways of making it a painless exercise.