How I Was Almost Manipulated Into Buying a New Car

How I Was Almost Manipulated Into Buying a New Car - My Life, I Guess

Last week, my car suddenly started squeaking whenever I made a right turn. The next day, it started squeaking whenever my foot was on the brake. Before a third thing could go wrong, I called up my car dealership and made a service appointment for the following morning. I knew I hadn’t been keeping up with the maintenance on my car as much as I should have. Unfortunately, when you’re...

Do Your Clothes Still Have Tags On Them?

Do Your Clothes Still Have Tags On Them? - My Life, I Guess

Summer is finally here and I couldn’t be happier that spring is over. Not that I have anything against the season. It’s actually my favourite! (I was born in the spring, after all.) I’m just glad that all the spring cleaning that came along with it this year is over. Because, no lie, I spent all of May and June cleaning. The urge to spring clean usually happens to me...

Fun Places To Set Up Your Wedding Registry

Fun Places to Set Up Your Wedding Registry - My Life, I Guess

Once your bae has popped the question and the engagement has begun, there are lots of to-do’s to take care of! Between making your guest list, touring venues, and sampling cake flavours, you’ll also want to find time to set up your wedding registry. While you’re more than welcome to opt for a traditional registry through Target or Bed Bath and Beyond, there are plenty of places to register that...

Infographic: Has the New Economy Killed the 9-5?

This post contains affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure for more information. With more and more people becoming self-employed, our idea of what a typical workday is is changing. In this post, FreshBooks set out to discover if the shift to self-employment brings with it the end of the 9-5 workday. The infographic below gives a detailed look at the self-employed professionals average workday. YOUR TURN: Self-employed or not, do...