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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Rolling with the loonie’s roller coaster ride

With the value of the loonie going through frequent changes, it's hard not to wonder about how best to plan for the highs and lows....

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Personal finance perks that make you sing O Canada!

In the wake of Canada’s 150th birthday, it’s time to bask in our good fortune of living in this country. When it comes to personal-finance, Canada has lots of reasons to command true patriot love in all her sons and...

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Alternative Personal Loan

You work hard to make your loan payments on time. But when life throws an unexpected curveball we all need a little help. Getting a personal loan, is a smart financial move if you fall behind on your payments....

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How financially savvy are you really?

While most of us claim to be financially literate, when tested on their finance knowledge Canadians don't seem to fare too well. ...

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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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