The Other Side of Real Estate Investing Nobody Talks About

We are real estate investors and coaches.   As coaches, we tell our clients to hire property managers.  As a minimum, we tell them to budget for property management fees. Both Erwin and I are entrepreneurs, we have different businesses,…

The Proposed Tax Changes Won't Affect the Most Wealthiest Canadians

Recently I have been taking some portrait classes. When I was a teenager, one of my favourite things to do was to draw and paint. I did a lot of that in school.  At one point, I applied to become an architect, instead of an accountant.…
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#MeToo and Update on the Proposed Tax Change

Most of you have already heard of the sexual harassment stories of Harvey Weinstein, the powerful American film producer, who allegedly used his position to sexually harass and assault many actresses. Many actresses spoke up about Harvey…
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Everything You Need to Know About Paper Flipping/Assignments Taxation

I am so grateful that we have organizations like Fraser Institute, calling out the government’s lies.   If you go to their site, they have a lot of great research available - https://www.fraserinstitute.org/ Their latest report released…

Make Your Voice Heard & My 3 Favourite Books From This Summer

Doing Power Clean at my regular Rock Star Crossfit class at Radix Performance Centre this week. 85lbs x 2 reps for 8 min Every Min on the Min. According to Erwin, I should be lifting more than this. :) If you don’t…

Open Letter to the Finance Minister Regarding the Proposed Tax Changes

If you have not heard of the proposed small business changes put forth by our Finance Minister in July, you can find out more about it on these two blog posts I wrote previously. Unfair Proposed Tax Changes Entrepreneurs Need to Know About The…

My Story About Facing Fear Head On

“Action cures fear, inaction creates terror.” –Douglas Horton My late twenties was one of the lowest points in my life.  I broke off from a long-term relationship, lived alone, didn’t particularly like my job, and was awfully confused…
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Retiring on Real Estate

Real Estate is still the best retirement option you can find out there. Erwin and I are a very fortunate couple.  In the past few years, we have been able to enjoy a week with our family at our friends’ family cottages up north. This…

80% of Success is Showing Up & 2 Podcasts on Incorporating

From the beginning of this year, I’ve always gotten up early for work. But more recently I’ve been getting up earlier for my Miracle Morning challenge.   For most weeks, I managed to go to the Crossfit classes twice a week.  Some…

The War on Small Business Owners and Landlords

I don’t follow politics. I am a simple business owner, responsible mom and adult.  We invest in real estate so our kids’ future education will be covered and we can retire with our own money. We work hard, live frugally, take care…