Anyone can find themselves with debt – even if you believe you’re responsible with money. Editor Penelope shares her story of how she fell into the debt hole – and the steps she’s taking to fix her credit score.
Senior poverty is on the rise in Canada, according to the latest report from the OECD. One of the biggest factors affecting seniors’ living standards: grey divorce. As splitting later in life becomes more common, some are finding their retirement savings to be negatively affected.
The personal tax deadline may not be until April 30, but it pays to assess your year-end tax strategy before December 31. You could be eligible for a number of tax credits – but you’ll need to complete certain transactions in order to receive the benefits.
They say wisdom comes with age – but sometimes our cognitive abilities can decline, leaving us more financially vulnerable than we realize. A study finds the financial literacy capacity of seniors diminishes over time, as right brain thinking becomes more prevalent.
Having a baby can be financially challenging – but does it mean putting your retirement savings plan on the backburner? Here’s how to do both.
If you’re one of the millions of Breaking Bad fans, you can attest to how Walter White’s financial missteps set the stage for some serious drama. Here are the top money lessons to be learned from this popular show. Hint: Don’t lead a life of crime!
A new TD study found that many Canadians aren’t asking the right insurance questions, choosing to guess at what their policies really protect. Here’s how to ensure you’re really covered.
Financial advisors for seniors should address the unique needs of those preparing for retirement. Here’s how to choose the right one, and spot whether an investment strategy may not be in your best interest.
Thinking of working with a financial advisor? It’s important to find the right pro for your needs and goals. Check out this week’s Money Wise guide on finding the right advisor, working with them to determine your investing strategy, and how to assess if the relationship is really working.
Is your financial advisor truly the best fit for your money strategy? Here are 5 key questions to ask when assessing their performance.