Put A Fork in Your Back-to-School Grocery Spending
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Put A Fork in Your Back-to-School Grocery Spending

Hard to believe that there’s only a few weeks left before the kids head back to school. For Mom or Dad, that means back to meal planning! Here’s how to save money on your weekly grocery list while staying organized. Continue reading »

Where You Should Save Your Home Down Payment
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Where You Should Save Your Home Down Payment

Wondering where to save your home down payment for the best returns? Investing your savings can yield results, but come with plenty of risk. Read on to learn more about your options when savings for a home purchase. Continue reading »

6 Ways to Manage Money When You’re Self-Employed
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6 Ways to Manage Money When You’re Self-Employed

Clients often pay invoices late, it can be difficult to keep track of the taxes you owe, and just paying your bills on time can become complex since you’re not paid on a regular basis. Here are 6 ways to tame your finances and budget when self-employed… Continue reading »

Vancouver is Canada’s Most-Expensive City, But Still a Bargain on the Global Scale
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Vancouver is Canada’s Most-Expensive City, But Still a Bargain on the Global Scale

Vancouver has overtaken Toronto as Canada’s most-expensive city in Mercer’s Cost of Living survey. The human resources consultancy annually ranks the world’s cities on how affordable it is to live and work there. But on a global scale… Continue reading »

BREAKING: Ontario Car Insurance Rates Increase
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BREAKING: Ontario Car Insurance Rates Increase

Car insurance rates fluctuate based on a number of different factors. However, before an insurance company can change rates, it must first be approved by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (a regulatory agency of the Ministry of Finance). FSCO publishes approved rate changes quarterly, and the latest results are in… Continue reading »

What OSFI’s Tightened Rules on Uninsured Mortgages Means for Homebuyers
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What OSFI’s Tightened Rules on Uninsured Mortgages Means for Homebuyers

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) is proposing stricter rules on uninsured mortgages that could have an even more profound effect on the housing market. Will house prices decrease? Will there be less competition? Continue reading »