Make Financial Responsibility Your New Year's Resolution

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Every January should be a time to consider where you are financially and where you want your financial future to go. We should always be challenging ourselves to become more financially responsible. Yes it is like the New Year’s resolution, but the results can affect you the rest of your life. Let’s set you up […]

30 Practical Tips To Avoid Debt

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

Today’s show is our 100th episode of Debt Free in 30. Since, it first aired in September 2014, Debt Free in 30 has broadcast 100 episodes over 2 seasons to thousands of listeners. To celebrate this milestone, I broke away from my usual format. No guests, no specific topics this time. Instead, I shared my top 30 tips to help you avoid unwanted debt.

Best Of Show - 4 Easy Steps To Save Money With Nicole Olsen

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Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: One of our most download Debt Free in 30 shows this year was my conversation with Nicole Olsen, the Financial Literacy Program Director for Financial Fitness in Windsor and Sarnia, Ontario.  You can read about her […]

Best Of Show: Is Making A Budget A Waste Of Time?

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Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: Today's show is a rebroadcast of Show #72, originally aired on January 16, 2016, and it deals with a topic about which I disagree with most financial "experts": budgeting.  I believe that budgeting […]

5 Ways To Survive Without a Credit Card

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

Most people would agree that it’s almost impossible to live without a credit card today. We no longer operate in a cash only society, in fact the use of cash to pay for things is on the decline in Canada.  Without a credit card you can’t easily book a hotel room or make a purchase […]

Are You Prepared For The Unexpected?

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Today on Debt Free in 30, Promod Sharma from Taxevity explains why having life insurance is as important as creating a an emergency fund and how to choose the best coverage and advisor for you.

Tips to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft and Fraud with Kelley Keehn

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Listen to our full podcast for tips on how to protect yourself from identity theft and fraud from author and personal finance expert Kelley Keehn. Kelley's newest book is Protecting You and Your Money, a Guide to Avoiding Identity Theft and Fraud.

Debt Snowball Method vs High Interest First

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

When it comes to determining how to get out of debt many popular authors like Gail Vaz-Oxlade have developed effective systems and offered great suggestions that can help you get out of debt and, most importantly, help you avoid going back into debt. One of the more common get out of debt methods found throughout the internet is […]

Four Easy Steps To Save Money Each Week With Nicole Olsen

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This week on Debt Free in 30, Nicole Olsen explains her 4 step plan for saving money at the grocery store, how unit prices work & what the scanner price accuracy code is.