Two Months until Christmas: Is Your Wallet Ready?
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Two Months until Christmas: Is Your Wallet Ready?

Before you could even say “Halloween” or “pumpkin spice latte”, we’re now staring down the barrel of the holiday season. So how can you budget for Christmas two months in advance? Read on for some helpful tips! Continue reading »

Almost Half of Canadians Living Paycheque to Paycheque; Atlantic Canadians Struggling the Most: Report
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Almost Half of Canadians Living Paycheque to Paycheque; Atlantic Canadians Struggling the Most: Report

Living paycheque to paycheque may not sound ideal, however it is a stressful reality for many, as shown in a new survey from the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA). The CPA found almost half of employed Canadians would struggle if their paycheque was delayed… Continue reading »

The Most Surprising Tip to Burn Your Mortgage Faster
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The Most Surprising Tip to Burn Your Mortgage Faster

High home prices got you down? Many people, particularly millennials, feel like the dream of homeownership is out of reach, especially in Toronto and Vancouver – Canada’s most expensive real estate markets. However, buying a home and being mortgage-free… Continue reading »

RRSP Penalties: Fewer Canadians Contributing
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RRSP Penalties: Fewer Canadians Contributing

More than a third of all Canadians are withdrawing their RRSPs early, with many using the money to pay down debt or for basic living expenses, according to BMO’s annual RRSP study. At the same time, fewer Canadians plan to contribute to RRSPs this year in comparison to last. Continue reading »

How to Save at the Pump During the Winter
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How to Save at the Pump During the Winter

Winter driving can take quite a toll on your car (pun intended). Not only is it messy, slippery, and slow – it can also be very expensive. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reported that a drop in temperature from 24°C to 7°C can increase fuel consumption by 12 to 28 per cent. Continue reading »