How Does the Equifax Breach Affect Canadians?
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How Does the Equifax Breach Affect Canadians?

Last week, Equifax reported it had suffered a major data breach, affecting more than 143 million consumers in the U.S. as well as “limited personal information” from Canadian and U.K. consumers. But there are ways to protect your info going forward… Continue reading »

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

Sometimes, it’s hard for students to get credit cards because they don’t have income from a part-time job, or any credit history on their record. In this case, consider these tips on how to build credit as a student. Continue reading »

The Best Credit Cards for First-Year University and College Students
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The Best Credit Cards for First-Year University and College Students

It’s almost time to head back to school! If you’re starting a student university or college, this may be an exciting time filled with a lot of firsts – including your first credit card. But what should you be looking for in that piece of plastic? Read on to find out! Continue reading »

How to Refinance Your Debt When You Have Bad Credit
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How to Refinance Your Debt When You Have Bad Credit

If you’re in debt, refinancing at a lower interest rate will help you repay it faster. But those in debt face a catch-22: They have so much debt, so their credit score likely isn’t very high – making it difficult to qualify for refinancing. Here are some tips on how to improve your credit quickly in order to refinance. Continue reading »