Category Archives: Money Coaching

Is Financial Freedom Still Possible?

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO money Coaches Canada COVID-19 has rattled us to the core. It has threatened our health and taken lives. It has damaged our economy and taken livelihoods. It has physically kept us apart, yet we … Continue reading

Posted in Budgeting and Cash Flow, Investing, Money Coaching, Relationship to money, Retirement savings


Will Impact Investing Thrive in a Post COVID-19 World?

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada We invest to secure our future, and for years that predominantly meant securing our financial future. With that end in mind, a significant criterion for choosing an investment was its financial … Continue reading

Posted in Investing, Money Coaching


Decluttering your Money and Taking Control

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada Week 7 of the lockdown. Unlike some of my friends and family, I haven’t taken up baking, crafting or the ukulele, but I am following the news more than ever. A … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Lessen the Impact of COVID-19 on Your Retirement Plans

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada This is a hard time to focus on the future. If your employment or income has been impacted by COVID-19, understandably your short-term security and immediate bills are your primary concern. … Continue reading

Posted in For your information, Investing, Money Coaching, Relationship to money, Retirement savings


Cash Flow in the Time of COVID-19

By Sheila Walkington BBA, CFP® No matter what your financial circumstances, you’re probably at least a little bit freaked out by the impact that COVID-19 is having or could have on your day to day cash flow. Whether you are … Continue reading

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Is Now a Good Time To Invest?

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada In the conversations we’d had with our clients in the recent weeks, there is certainly concern and questions about the market and economic fallout from COVID-19, but most are staying the … Continue reading

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Should I Defer my Mortgage Payments?

By Sheila Walkington BBA, CFP® As the financial impact of COVID-19 is being felt by more and more Canadians, we are working with our clients to help them find the best solutions for their circumstances. There are many financial support … Continue reading

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Ask a Money Coach: Which Tax Software Would You Recommend?

Few people look forward to tax time, but with the help of a good software program it doesn’t have to take long or be painful. Most of the well-known options available to Canadians are quite similar, so how do you … Continue reading

Posted in Ask Your Money Coach, For your information, Money Coaching, taxes


Honoring Women and their Supporters on International Women’s Day

By Karin Mizgala, Co-Founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada As I reflected on the upcoming International Women’s Day, I started thinking of all the trailblazing women before me with deep appreciation for the battles they fought and the victories that have … Continue reading

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Should You Help Your Kids Buy a Home? 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before You Ante Up

By Karin Mizgala, co-founder and CEO Money Coaches Canada     Buying a home, especially for first time buyers, has  become increasingly challenging over the last decades. In 1985, according to the Toronto Estate Board, the average home in the city … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and Money, Money Coaching, Retirement savings, Will & Estate Planning