Personal Finance

Black Friday: A Personal Finance Overview

November 24, is the start of one of the busiest shopping weekends in North America. Coinciding with Thanksgiving celebrations in the United States, “Black Friday” and its associated shopping holiday “Cyber...

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What does 2018 hold for fintech?

Another year has passed in the fast-paced world of fintech. Since its inception, the industry has evolved from a loose collection of startups that want to take on and beat incumbents, to a broader ecosystem of different...

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Saving tips to get through tough economic times

There’s no ignoring that majority of us Canadians are going through a financial rough patch. If you’re a millennial you are more than familiar with the struggles of saving money while trying to make all your...

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Lack of rainy day fund to weather rising interest rates

More than half of Canadians are worried about rising interest rates taking a toll their personal finances. But, one in four Canadians lack emergency funds to see them through tough economic times. ...

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Factors affecting your credit rating

As a concept, most Canadians are familiar with credit rating as a number between 300 and 900 that reflects your creditworthiness. Creditworthiness being the golden standard that helps secure loan approval for lenders....

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Living Paycheque to Paycheque?

You’re not alone in your struggles. Nearly half of Canadian employees say they would be in a financial crunch if their paycheque was delayed even by a week....

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