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Managing Your Money in the Gig Economy

The prevalence of self-employed, independent workers and contractors performing part-time work, also known as the “gig economy,” has exploded in recent years. Over the past 20 years, the number of gig economy...

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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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How to Teach the Blockchain to Anyone? Recruit Some Adorable Cats.

With the price of Bitcoin recently soaring above $10,000 USD according to online cryptocurrency tracker Coindesk, lots of people are wondering whether or not now is the right time to add digital currencies to their...

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The Most Important Number In Personal Finance

As a personal finance go-getter, your world is doubtlessly full of important numbers. Be they bank statements, phone contacts, bills, savings, or interest rates, it can often feel like there are just so many different...

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Canadians get rich at a faster pace than Americans

When you’re Canadian, it’s always nice to beat Americans at anything really. Last year, we beat Americans at their favourite sport – getting rich. Canada ranked eighth in the world for wealthy people in 2016,...

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Income Mobility In Canada: From Generation to Generation

Every parent’s dream is to see the next generation succeed even more than their own. And yet, among many Canadians entering adulthood, the expectation of being able to achieve some of the same milestones that...

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Is It OK to Be a Financial Pessimist?

The sun is finally starting to beam down in Progressa’s home city of Vancouver, and optimism is in the air – not just here in BC, but across Canada, where consumer confidence continues to rise in national...

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Preparing for Tax Time in Canada

It’s never too early to get your information ready, your files organized, and your financial plan prepared for tax season. Tax time can be a stressful time: make sure you’re ready and aware of the following...

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