Rubina
Rubina Ahmed-Haq is a financial journalist and personal finance expert with more than 15 years of experience. Her career spans three continents with appearances on TV, radio, print and online. She blogs weekly at RateSupermarket.ca. The last four seasons she has been the resident finance expert on CBC's The Steven and Chris show and is a regular contributor on CBC Radio. She is also the Finance Editor for HOMES Publishing. You can read her columns in CondoLife and Active Life. She runs the website www.AlwaysSaveMoney.ca. Rubina has worked with well-recognized brands as a spokesperson, including President's Choice Financial, Air Transat Holidays and AIRMILES Cash, promoting personal finance ideas that she’s passionate about. She has also contributed on personal finance matters at The Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, National Post, CTV Newschannel, Mississauga Life Magazine, Masalamomma.ca, OurKidsMedia, CAA Magazine, South Asian Focus TV, ANOKHI Magazine, Bridal Fantasy Magazine, Canadian Running Magazine, FRESH JUICE magazine and NEWSTALK 1010. As a business reporter she has worked for CP24 from the Toronto Stock Exchange and reported for BNN. Rubina has a degree from York University, a post-graduate Journalism diploma from Humber College and holds the CSC designation.

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Donald Trump is President, Now What?
Economic News / Lifestyle / Lifestyle News / RSM News

Donald Trump is President, Now What?

Regardless of which side of the political fence you sit on, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in tomorrow morning as the 45th President of the United States of America. And the fact of the matter is that his inauguration will be a historical moment for all – even us Canadians, as many worry that Trump’s attitude could hurt our economy. Continue reading »

Bank of Canada Update: Holding Its Benchmark Interest Rate
Buying A Home / Economic News / First Time Home Buyers / Mortgage News / Mortgages / Mortgages 101 / RSM News / Taxes

Bank of Canada Update: Holding Its Benchmark Interest Rate

Bank of Canada Rate Update – December 7, 2016 As expected, the Bank of Canada is holding its benchmark interest rate at 0.5 per cent. The scheduled announcement today was in line with expectations. “Following a very weak first half of 2016, growth in the third quarter rebounded strongly, but more moderate growth is anticipated … Continue reading »

Canadian Household Debt Hits New Record High
Credit Card Debt / Debt Repayment / Economic News / Growing Your Money / Lifestyle / Lifestyle News / Mortgages / Personal Finance / Personal Finance News / RSM News / Savings / Uncategorized / Your Budget

Canadian Household Debt Hits New Record High

Statistics Canada says our debt-to-disposable income ratios are at an all-time high, but it’s not all bad news. Read on to find out the factors influencing these numbers on how you can narrow the gap. Continue reading »