RRSPs: Your Essential Questions Answered
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RRSPs: Your Essential Questions Answered

At this time of year, it seems like the financial world is awash with information on what is a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), the benefits of having one, and how to start one. But there are still a few planning points that Canadians either aren’t aware of or don’t know how to fully put to use… 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 »

4 Tips to Avoid the Post-Holiday (Financial) Hangover
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4 Tips to Avoid the Post-Holiday (Financial) Hangover

Christmas has already come and gone and today we’re honouring Blue Monday, the (unofficially) most depressing day of the year. The day is calculated by factoring in things such as weather and, yes, debt level as people start to receive their credit card statements from December. Maybe this year you – and your wallet – … Continue reading »