Saving Money

Making The Best Use of Your Tax Refund

I’ll start this blog off with a hard reminder: readers, the tax deadline is April 30th, 2018. Tie a bow around your finger, write it in your phone, pin it to your fridge and get all your important documents ready well...

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Should Your Employer Pay You to Get Financially Savvy?

You might think that someone who finds themselves heavily in debt should start trying to increase their earnings right away. However, going into debt isn’t necessarily an indicator of poor earnings. Many people face...

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Canadians’ Financial Priorities Revealed in New Poll

The humble Registered Retirement Savings Plan or RRSP is one of the most important tools forlong term savings, and we’ve discussed its merits and challenges numerous times on this very blog. However, a new joint poll...

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A Home-Cooked Budget

Have you ever looked at your budget at the end of the month and wondered where the heck you overspent a little bit without realizing it? New research shows that one of the most relevant contributors to this factor may...

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Treat Yourself – A Savings Strategy?

When it comes to the pillars that will rebuild your finances, we’re all about reinforcing some of the most important savings goals. These include creating an emergency fund, paying down your debts, and creating a plan...

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Hitting the Reset Button

We’ve all been there: in over our heads, panic starting to set in, wishing we could simply reach out, hit the big red button, and RESET! – start over from the beginning using what we know and what we’ve...

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To Rent or Own? Breaking Down The Cost of Housing in Canada

Although much has been written about how rapidly rising housing costs in major Canadian cities have priced out many buyers, particularly those looking for their first home, some Canadians are setting their sights on...

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The Rising Cost of Education: How To Save For University

Going to university is a major step for any Canadian looking to expand their career options, secure a future job in a lucrative field, and build their educational history to the point that most of what we currently view...

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