6 Ways to Manage Money When You’re Self-Employed
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6 Ways to Manage Money When You’re Self-Employed

Clients often pay invoices late, it can be difficult to keep track of the taxes you owe, and just paying your bills on time can become complex since you’re not paid on a regular basis. Here are 6 ways to tame your finances and budget when self-employed… Continue reading »

Reasons Why a Rate Hike is on the Horizon
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Reasons Why a Rate Hike is on the Horizon

There’s speculation the Bank of Canada may raise its key interest rate at its next scheduled announcement on July 12, due to comments Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz recently made to the media about the conditions needed for higher rates… 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 »

12 Months to Being Debt Free – Looking Forward and Looking Back
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12 Months to Being Debt Free – Looking Forward and Looking Back

For many of you, December is the last month of your debt-free journey. If you are on track to paying off all your debt by the end of the year, then I would like to wish you sincere congratulations! You have worked hard and you deserve to be proud of tackling a challenge that… Continue reading »

12 Months to Being Debt Free – How to Prepare for Your Post-Debt Life
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12 Months to Being Debt Free – How to Prepare for Your Post-Debt Life

If you’ve been following along with our debt-free journey since the beginning of the year, you can likely see the finish line from here. So what will your life be like after your final debt repayment? Here are some strategies to keep up the good habits in 2017. Continue reading »

The Best Canadian Credit Cards of 2016
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The Best Canadian Credit Cards of 2016

It’s that time of year again! RateSupermarket.ca is out with the winners of the 2016’s Best of Finance awards! Here’s a look at Canada’s best credit cards, from travel rewards cards to best balance transfer cards, and everything in between! Continue reading »

How to Improve Your Credit Score – Maxing Out Your Credit Cards Edition
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How to Improve Your Credit Score – Maxing Out Your Credit Cards Edition

If you’ve fully used up your credit limit but you’re still hoping to improve your credit score, there are a few ways to do so. Read on for some tips that will help ensure your score bounces back in the future. Continue reading »