Press

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2016

2016, Dec 02 – When You Don’t Know What to Do, Help Someone Else – Lifehacker
2016, Nov 02 – Practice Being Mindful by Focusing on Choices – Lifehacker
2016, Sept 30 – What Happens When You Get Rid of 75% of Your Stuff – MarketWatch
2016, Aug 25 – Video: Minimalist Money Management – Break the Twitch
2016, Aug 22 – Secrets From People Who Have Overcome Enormous Debt – Oprah.com
2016, Jul 13 – This Woman Gave Up Shopping for Two Years – FLARE Magazine
2016, Jul 09 – How One Woman Survived a Two-Year Shopping Ban – Global News
2016, Jul 08 – Podcast: Minimalism for Anyone – Martinis and Your Money
2016, Jul 06 – She Gave Herself Permission to Earn Less – The Globe and Mail
2016, Jun 30 – Podcast: Control Your Spending and Live on Less – The Words + Money Podcast
2016, Jun 23 – Rebranding You: 5 Tips for a Personal Relaunch – Reuters
2016, Jun 17 – 20 Questions with Cait Flanders – Keira Anne
2016, Apr 20 – Want to Save More? Stop Wasting Money on Getting Wasted – The Globe and Mail
2016, Feb 29 – How Digital Flow Makes Us Buy Stuff – Lifehacker UK
2016, Feb 26 – What Consumes Your Mind Controls Your Life – Lifehacker USA and Australia
2016, Feb 11 – Podcast: Choosing Your Own Financial Adventure – Make It Happen
2016, Jan 25 – Create a Shopping Ban Savings Account – Lifehacker

2015

2015, Dec 04 – 7 Tips to Think Differently About Your Money – Forbes
2015, Dec 04 – Podcast: Mindful Budgeting with Cait Flanders – Intentionally Wandering
2015, Dec 02 – 11 Superstar Savers Offer Their Wisdom for Building Wealth – Forbes
2015, Nov 30 -Video: Not Shopping on Cyber Monday (at 9 mins) – CBC Vancouver News
2015, Nov 26 – Why I’m Buying Nothing for a Year – The Guardian
2015, Nov 22 – Doc: The Incredible Lightness of Being Without Almost Everything – CBC Radio
2015, Nov 20 – How to Stick with Minimalism During the Holiday Shopping Season – U.S. News
2015, Nov 19 – Why Spending Less Makes You Happier – CBC News
2015, Nov 13 – Pocast: Money and Minimalism with Cait Flanders – The Productivityist Podcast
2015, Oct 27 – How Minimalist Millennials Are Going to Extremes to Save Money – TODAY.com
2015, Oct 14 – Podcast: Cait Flanders’ Spending Freeze – So Money Podcast
2015, Oct 03 – 10 Ways to Survive Buy Nothing New Month – News.com.au
2015, Aug 20 – Podcast: Cait Flanders on Simple Money and Mindful Budgeting – Slow Home
2015, Aug 17 – Confessions of Super Savers: How They Hoard Their Cash – CBC News
2015, Jul 30 – Lessons from a Yearlong Shopping Ban – Career Addict
2015, Jul 26 – People Do Not Buy Anything – Ziare.com
2015, Jul 10 – Why Decluttering Sets Us Free From the Clutches of Consumerism – Daily Mirror
2015, Jul 10 – Her Mindless Spending Had to Stop – The Globe and Mail
2015, Jul 08 – Vancouver Woman Blogs About Her Yearlong Shopping Ban – Yahoo!
2015, Jul 06 – The One-Year Shopping Ban – How This Woman Lived on 51% of Her Income – Forbes
2015, Jun 05 – Podcast: Mindful Budgeting – Stacking Benjamins
2015, Jun 03 – Podcast: The Shopping Ban – Mo’ Money Podcast
2015, May 10 – Is Debt Making You Sick? – The Globe and Mail
2015, Feb 15 – Debt-Free on the Internet – derStandard.at
2015, Feb 03 – The Yearlong Shopping Ban: A Progress Report – The Globe and Mail
2015, Feb 02 – Radio: The Late Shift with Gail Vaz-Oxlade – NewsTalk 1010

2014

2014, Dec 01 – Re-Thinking the Rules of Saving – The Globe and Mail
2014, Nov 12 – It’s Time Millennials Started Talking About Money – The Reply
2014, Oct 29 – How Millennials Can Get Ahead Financially – Kiplinger
2014, Oct 09 – Blonde on a Budget Embarks on a Shopping Ban – Saskatchewan Pension Plan
2014, Sept 15 – Thriving in Finance Requires Patience and Humility – Entrepreneur Magazine
2014, Aug 29 – Expert Interview with Cait Flanders – Mint
2014, Aug 18 – Save Money by Buying Used and Asking for Discounts – The Globe and Mail
2014, Aug 14 – Back to School Expenses Can Add Up – Huffington Post Canada
2014, Jun 11 – How Ignoring Your Pension Can Cost You Money – The Globe and Mail
2014, May 08 – How Do You Do Money? – NerdWallet
2014, May 02 – Student Debt-Free After Just 2 Years – MoneySense Magazine
2014, Apr 30 – A Brush With Debt: Climbing Out of the Financial Wreckage – Slaw
2014, Apr 21 – 5 Ways Debt is Holding You Back – Credit.com
2014, Mar 10 – Tips for Relieving Debt-Induced Anxiety – Vanessa Santilli

2013

2013, Dec 23 – The Top 10 Personal Finance Stories of 2013 – The Globe and Mail
2013, Dec 16 – Inspiring Debt-Reduction Stories of 2013 – The Globe and Mail
2013, Nov 01 – Radio: Project Money Special with Gail Vaz-Oxlade – CBC Radio
2013, Sept 03 – What Does B.C. Student Debt Look Like After Graduation? – Metro Vancouver
2013, Aug 07 – At 25 Years, Paid Off 25,000 Euros of Debt – Cekin.si
2013, Jul 17 – Making Personal Finance Cool in School – The Globe and Mail
2013, Jun 29 – 10 People Who Are Winning Their Fight With Debt – Business Insider
2013, Jun 14 – Digging Herself Out of Debt – Royal City Record
2013, Jun 04 – Video: B.C. Increasing Consumer Debt Fastest in Canada – Global BC
2013, Jun 04 – Video: Canadians Cut Back on Consumer Debt – Global National
2013, May 29 – This 27-Year-Old Repaid $28,115 in Debt in Under 2 Years – The Globe and Mail
2013, May 29 – Daily Roundup – MoneySense Magazine
2013, Apr 25 – I Don’t Trust Myself with Credit Cards – The Globe and Mail
2013, Mar 19 – Blogging Yourself Out of Student Debt – The Other Press
2013, Feb 25 – Video: One Blogger’s Extreme Debt Reduction – The Globe and Mail
2013, Feb 25 – Video: Who Are You Calling a Cheapskate? – The Globe and Mail
2013, Feb 11 – From Spender to Saver, in One Easy Lesson – Toronto Star
2013, Jan 16 – I’m Not Made of Money – The Globe and Mail
2013, Jan 14 – Blogger Buddy – Enterprise Magazine

2012

2012, Nov 27 – Holiday Gift Cards – Huffington Post Canada
2012, Aug 31 – Making Post-Secondary Students Smarter About Money – The Globe and Mail
2012, Feb 17 – The Money-Marriage Sinkhole – The Globe and Mail
2012, Jan 23 – More Canadians Making Switch from Big Banks to Credit Unions? – Yahoo!

2011

2011, Dec 08 – The Staying Single Savings Plan – The Globe and Mail