Category Archives: Meet Our Money Coaches

Our Founders’ Story

A lot has happened over the past decade since we launched Money Coaches Canada in 2010. When Sheila and I started working together our initial desire was a simple one. We wanted to offer our clients truly independent and meaningful … Continue reading

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Coach Spotlight: Sabine Lay, Certified Money Coach

In the five years that Sabine Lay has been a Money Coach the question she has most frequently been asked is: How do other people manage their finances? Or even, “Am I the worst case you’ve seen?” She says the … Continue reading

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Money Coach Spotlight: Melanie Buffel

“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” –Albert Einstein Melanie Buffel changes the way her clients think about money. “When I begin working with clients,” she says, “whether they are … Continue reading

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Meet our Money Coach: Leslie Gardner

Money Coach Leslie Gardner believes that one of the biggest mistakes people make with their money is not giving it enough time; being financially reactive instead of proactive. She says, when you slow down and pay attention to where you’re … Continue reading

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Meet our Money Coach: Tom Feigs

Financial planner and money coach Tom Feigs was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, but his favourite piece of advice for Canadians concerned that they aren’t prepared for retirement, comes from the East, not the West. It’s a Chinese Proverb: … Continue reading

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Meet our Money Coach: Christine White

Six years ago Money Coach Christine White was working as a chemical engineer for Dupont, in Mailtand, Ontario, about an hour south of Ottawa. She had a young son, a second son on the way, two teenaged step-daughters and a … Continue reading

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Meet our Money Coach: Annie Kvick

For many Canadians, taking charge of their finances feels like being asked to scale a mountain. They may feel overwhelmed, intimidated, or afraid of making a misstep that sends them tumbling financially backwards. Money Coach Annie Kvick, knows what it … Continue reading

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