Financial Planning: Stay Adaptive, Be Prepared

Despite good intentions, the actions of external economic factors mean that the climate surrounding your finances is never going to be static for too long. It’s important for your financial planning strategy to...

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Steps to Financial Health: Drink Your Coffee!

Personal finance is a subject in which popular advice often seeks to empower people and help them create freedom from everyday constraints. The self-stated finance gurus of the world might pin financial duress on a lack...

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Debt Stress: Take Control

I probably don’t need to tell you that stress can crop up in all sorts of places in daily life. We want to feel confident, in control and happy: unfortunately, various pressures exist that put a damper on our...

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Service Announcement: Easter Weekend and Good Friday

It’s a gorgeous spring day here at Progressa’s Vancouver office, and a great sign for anyone making plans for the upcoming Easter weekend. We hope you get the chance to enjoy it! Please note, because of the...

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Gone Phishing: A Primer on Lending Scam Awareness

You know those fun emails you get from your parents, uncles, et cetera, the ones that might inspire an eye-roll or an attempt at a hilarious viral post? “With this one weird trick, an Ontario mom made $50,000...

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Insert Coin: The Gamification of Personal Finance

Today, your blogger shares a somewhat embarrassing admission: I used to be really good at Street Fighter. Yes, the video game, with dudes and ladies fighting and jumping and kicking and throwing fireballs. It’s...

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Your Debt Reduction Personality: Mathematical or Emotional?

Budgeting like a pro and keeping track of your spending will go a long way to helping your debt reduction plans, and there are a multitude of strategies you can create and follow to manage your money. In comparison,...

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Making Progress 3: Travel Fees

From time to time, everyone gets the urge to stretch their legs a bit and venture somewhere different, new or familiar as it may be. Whether across town, across the country, or across continents, travel is part of what...

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