Finance

The Low Canadian Dollar: Your Personal Finance Guide

The recent decline in value of the Canadian dollar – which, at the time of writing, stands at $0.69 USD, has made headlines in financial discussions all across the country. Much of the discussion has so far...

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Personal Finance Adapts to an Aging Demographic

Though much of the discussion surrounding personal financial education and long-term planning has centred on the development of sound money management principles in a generation of tech-savvy youth, consideration must...

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One Day to Better Personal Finance

The road to better personal financial health is an important one to take. And yet, for many Canadians, it seems as though only a long series of incremental changes will begin to make any kind of difference to their...

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Erasing the Bad Credit Loan Stigma

There was a time when falling into bad credit and seeking a personal loan was a significant dividing factor that introduced barriers between individuals and the kinds of financial services they needed; it also...

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Delinquency Continues to Decline: TransUnion Report

Delinquency rates for credit and loan products continue to decrease as debt levels rise, a new report from credit analysis agency TransUnion shows. In light of the increasing discussion around changes to the Canadian...

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The Dollar and Debt Management

As the Canadian dollar has declined in value to its lowest level in years – approximately 77 cents USD – many domestic economic experts are attempting to predict the immediate and longer-term picture for...

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50 Cent Bankruptcy – A Case Study

In a twist of irony too delicious for much of the internet to ignore, multi-million-selling rapper and Vitamin Water spokesman 50 Cent (Curtis Jackson), famous for his 2003 album Get Rich or Die Tryin’, has...

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The Biggest Personal Loan Conundrum

Being in debt can be a difficult position for even the most well-intentioned of us: sometimes, unexpected events occur that change the view of our financial landscape in an instant. Taking on debt is a major...

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