Canada’s newest government has had a busy week – and that means changes are in store for your bottom line. Some – like the tax cuts designed to pad middle-class pockets – are well received. Others – such as slashing contribution room on TFSAs – are not so popular.
Read on to see how the Liberal’s economic road map may affect your finances.
Liberal Throne Speech: What Canadians Can Expect
Newly-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made his first throne speech in office and outlined the next economic steps for the Liberal government. Middle-class tax cuts, scrapping income splitting and expanding CPP were all topics of conversation.
Read Sean’s Blog | Liberal Throne Speech: What Canadians Can Expect
TFSAs Cut Back to $5,500 in 2016
Some not-so-great news for Canadians savers: the Liberal government has made good on its promise to roll back the annual contribution limit for TFSAs to $5,500 from the $10,000 implemented by the Conservatives earlier this year. What will this mean for your savings? Who will be most impacted by the change?
Read Penelope’s Blog | TFSAs Cut Back to $5,500 in 2016
Liberals Pass the Middle-Class Tax Cut
The new Liberal government has officially passed the middle-class tax cut, along with a few other tax changes. How will you be affected? Read on for our breakdown.
Read Sean’s Blog | Liberals Pass the Middle-Class Tax Cut
Lifestyle: The Best Things to Buy in December
What are the best things to buy in December? Check out our spending guide for the best seasonal deals.
Read Amanda’s Blog | The Best Things to Buy in December
Personal Finance: Can You Afford to Drive for Uber?
Would you drive for Uber? The ride sharing app is sweeping the nation – and appears to offer a great way to make some side cash. But, there are financial pitfalls drivers should be aware of.
Read Gordon’s Blog | Can You Afford to Drive for Uber?
Lifestyle: 7 Ways to Earn Extra Cash for the Holidays
Want to get through the holiday season debt-free? Budgeting is a great start, but earning extra cash is even more effective. Check out these 7 tips for making extra dough this season.
Read Amanda’s Blog | 7 Ways to Earn Extra Cash for the Holidays