Are you underpaid and wondering, "How can I increase my salary?" I graduated with a 4-year Honours Bachelor degree in Accounting absolutely debt-free. I was pretty “lucky” in that I found a full-time job within 2 months of graduating. My starting salary was pretty average for Canadian standards – … [Read more...] about How I Doubled My Income Within 3 Years of Graduating College
Let's face it. Moving abroad is scary. We leave our comfort zone and enter a world of unknowns. Already we have so many things to adjust to such as a new language and culture. Finding a job while living abroad can be one of the most stressful tasks you'll ever do. To ease your worries, this guide … [Read more...] about How To Find A Job While Living Abroad
My first month of blogging has officially come to a close and what an adventure it’s been so far! Before I started this blog, I had no idea just how difficult blogging could be! I also had no idea just how rewarding it could be to reach my small milestones. I've decided to share my income reports … [Read more...] about My First Month Blogging – March 2018 Income Report
Have you ever wondered what it's like to date a French man? Almost immediately after moving abroad, I started dating a French man. Getting used to a new culture was already a struggle, and getting used to a new dating culture was even more foreign to me. There are many dating customs that exist … [Read more...] about What It’s Like To Date A French Man
Last month, my credit card issuer cancelled my credit card. Since I am living abroad, I basically had no other option but to only use cash going forward. I guess I had to quickly learn how to live without a credit card. At first, I was horrified at the idea of not having a credit card. Having a … [Read more...] about How To Live Without A Credit Card
I admit, I am a pretty frugal person. I always try to shop around and buy the cheapest alternative available. However, there are 5 things that I recommend NOT saving money on. Why? Because investing in these 5 items will actually save you money in the long run. 1. Electronics When it comes to … [Read more...] about Where To Put Your Money: 5 Things Not Worth Saving Money On
I moved to Switzerland a year and a half ago. I have no intention to leave any time soon. You’ll understand why after you read this post and see these 10 beautiful pictures of Switzerland! 1. The cute Swiss villages Swiss villages typically look a bit like this. Cute as a button. These lovely … [Read more...] about 10 Amazing Photos That Will Make You Want To Move To Switzerland Right Now!
This post talks about how to save money living abroad. I currently live in beautiful Switzerland which is also widely regarded as one of the most expensive countries to live in. Its 2 largest cities, Zurich and Geneva respectively, consistently rank among the top 10 most expensive cities to live in. … [Read more...] about How I Saved Over $11,000 Living Abroad As A Student In Switzerland