Nominees for the 2016 Best of Finance Awards
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Nominees for the 2016 Best of Finance Awards

It’s time to recognize Canada’s top-performing personal finance products! From credit cards to bank accounts and investments, here are the nominees for the 2016 Best of Finance Awards! Continue reading »

12 Months to Being Debt Free – October
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12 Months to Being Debt Free – October

If you’ve been following along with our series, you’re now in the home stretch of becoming debt free. Read on for tips on how to get through the final few months – which happen to coincide with the holiday season. Continue reading »

How to Improve Your Credit Score – Bankruptcy Edition
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How to Improve Your Credit Score – Bankruptcy Edition

In this second edition of our monthly series, Amanda Reaume explains how you can build your credit score back up and change your spending habits after declaring bankruptcy. Read on for her tips. Continue reading »

How to Save for Your Golden Years … Right Now!
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How to Save for Your Golden Years … Right Now!

Your retirement might be decades away, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have to save now. Here’s how to put aside funds so that you won’t have to work until the end of your life. Continue reading »

12 Months to Being Debt Free – When Emergencies Arise
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12 Months to Being Debt Free – When Emergencies Arise

When you’re working hard to get out of debt, emergency expenses can throw you for a loop. Read on to find out how you can manage your budget if something unexpected happens. Continue reading »

Canadian Household Debt Hits New Record High
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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 »

12 Months to Being Debt Free – August
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12 Months to Being Debt Free – August

If you’ve followed along since January, you’re now eight months into your debt free journey! But high interest could be holding you back from erasing all your debt before the curtain closes on 2016. Read on to find out what you can do to lower your interest payments and speed up your repayment timeline. Continue reading »

Money Advice: How to Make it Apply to You
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Money Advice: How to Make it Apply to You

You’ve likely heard the expressions “save for a rainy day”, “keeping up with the Joneses” and “spend less than you make”, but how do these really apply to your budget in 2016? We take a look at some of the most commonly-given money advice and what it means for you. Continue reading »