Episode 71: Listener Series – How Rachel Jimenez Got Two Degrees for Free

Nov 2, 2016

Rachel Jimenez is certainly giving me a run for my money! This girl got $60,000 in scholarships, which paid for both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees. She also was able to save enough to buy her first home at the young age of 24. And if that still doesn’t impress you, her and her husband are saving 40% of their income so they can retire early. Continue Reading

Episode 53: Money, University & Making It in the Real World

Jun 25, 2016

When my younger sister Sarah came to visit me in Toronto after she graduated university, we had a ton of fun! Of course we did all of the touristy things you’d expect: Niagara Falls, the CN Tower, the Royal Ontario Museum and the Art Gallery of Ontario. I also took her to some of the best eats in the city including Libretto Pizzeria, Arctic Bites and Margaritas. Continue Reading

Life After Graduation 5 Years Later

Life After Graduation: Advice to My Past Self 5 Years Later

Jun 2, 2014

I can’t believe I’ve already been out of school and working in the “real world” for 5 years now. The 5 years it took me to get my Bachelor’s degree seemed to drag on, but the 5 years I’ve been out of school just flew by. I can still remember counting down the days until convocation, thinking that once I threw my cap in the air, that’s when my life would begin. Continue Reading