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…
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Despite the weak Canadian dollar, winter-weary snowbirds and March breakers are still heading south for vacation. If you’re one of these people, you probably understand that you need to pack more than just sunscreen for protection. Even if your travel budget is tight, spending a bit extra on travel insurance could save your family thousands…
According to the latest Statistics Canada data, close to 6 million Canadians put money into an RRSP plan last time out – which means roughly two thirds of those who were eligible to contribute didn’t put in a penny.
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Like it or not, Christmas is just around the corner (in retail terms, at least). So should you start thinking about holiday shopping now? Here’s how to prepare your wallet for the busy season!
That very first year away at university or college can be a money pit, but there are ways to stick to a budget and keep your spending in check. Read on for tips for both students and their parents.
There’s nothing quite like giving an international student the experience of a lifetime by welcoming him or her into your home. But there are a number of things to consider when hosting a student – including how it may affect your insurance.
Turmoil across the pond – a majority of British voters have thrown their support behind a Brexit following a referendum on the subject on June 23rd. We take a look at just how the UK’s departure from the European Union would affect Canada.