A while ago, I popped an extra $1,000 CDN$ into my paypal account. Although I have posted a few times in this blog about the rising foreign exchange rates here and here, I didn’t think much of the running balance in my paypal account. All I do recall, is that I had about $XXXX dollars in $CDN plus $YYYY in $USD … then October 2008 $ZZZZ revenues in $USD was added to my paypal account .. and for some reason – silly me – I thought $XXXX + $YYYY + $ZZZZ = My Balance! But, I was wrong – as [More]
Living in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada .. everything is in Canadian Dollars. That is our local Currency and everything that goes with our “offline” lives. However, online, I get paid in U.S Dollars .. Although, only a small portion actually goes into my Canadian Bank account (I transfer my Google Adsense only – as the rest is left in my Paypal account and put back to finance my online activities also in USD$) .. I did receive an extra $79.86 CDN today on my Google Payout of $426.77 USD. WooHoo! That’s great! Because .. well, I spent $160.00 CDN for plumbing [More]