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Anita Saulite

Financial Services Consultant

Anita Saulite is a visionary leader and accomplished financial services professional who draws on extensive experience in wealth management, retail and international banking. She is a skilled leader with an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Famous Five Foundation in Calgary and has developed award-winning financial services solutions. Anita is a devoted hockey mom, avid skier, dog enthusiast and chocolate connoisseur.
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5 Ways to Freshen up Your Finances This Spring

Spring is a time for renewal and for making a fresh start. It's also time to spring ahead with some new, healthy and wonderful habits to kick start our personal finances to get them moving in the right direction. Here are five easy ways to embrace frugality in your everyday routine and habits.
04/14/2015 12:24 EDT
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When it Comes to Your Money, Make Decisions With Intent and Joy

The reality is that what we do with our money every day, matters, and could have long-term implications for our financial security. Every day, we are making trade-offs with our money. Living with intent and purpose creates meaning in our lives, and this creates joy. We need to connect the idea of living a joyful existence with our money.
03/11/2015 12:50 EDT
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Do You Know Where Your Money Really Goes?

The reality is most of us have no idea where our money goes, and because of this it feels like there is never enough. But the irony is taking control of our personal finances and allocating only one hour a week to it, has the power to make us feel more in control and confident about our personal financial situation and future.
01/22/2015 05:10 EST

Why Aren't People Engaging in Conversations About Money?

Finance, money, debt planning, retirement saving etc., there is sufficient reading material out there on these subjects and experts in the industry for advice. Yet we continue to see record debt levels, low savings rates and lifestyles being extended through borrowed money. Why haven't we been more successful in increasing financial literacy and promoting better financial behaviours?
10/13/2014 05:07 EDT
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Are You Ready for Back-To-School Shopping?

The average family with school age children will spend $669.28 on apparel, shoes, supplies and electronics, according to research from the National Retail Federation. This is a lot of money, given that these monies will come out of your September budget. It's time for a strategy and plan.
08/13/2014 05:41 EDT

Let Go of the Past to Live Your Best Life Today

I look around and see many of us not living and evolving and creating our best stories today but continue to rehash old stories of the past. Yes these stories keep us connected to what has happened, but honestly it may be time to let go.
06/10/2014 03:10 EDT
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How To Worry Less About Money

Life experiences will enrich your life. Things won't. Each time you reach into your wallet to spend, think about what it is you are actually doing. You will acquire greater respect for your money when you follow the money trail. Don't let your money lead you down a dead end street.
05/12/2014 05:28 EDT
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How to Spend Money Mindfully

Making mindless decisions with our money may create short term bliss or satisfaction but can have long term impacts on our financial well-being and financial security. When we make mindless decisions with our money, we don't take the time to really understand our thoughts, feelings and actions around our choices.
04/23/2014 12:33 EDT
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Treat Your Time Wisely and You'll Be Rewarded

Like most working women, I feel time starved. My plate is full. There never seems to be enough hours in the day to get done all the things I need to get done. I am constantly making trade-offs. And, as an entrepreneur with a school aged child, I have less wiggle room.
04/09/2014 10:00 EDT
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How To Stop Living Large and Start Thinking Big

Our spending habits say a lot about us and the choices we make with our money. When we become real and authentic with ourselves, we don't use our money to impress people or seek status, because we have nothing to prove. When we are authentic with our money, we are making conscious and mindful choices with it. We are very present and self-aware.
03/26/2014 05:35 EDT