Your Biggest Savings Struggles
Economic News / Mortgages

Your Biggest Savings Struggles

They say you should always pay yourself first – whether you’re putting money into an RRSP, RESP, or a rainy day fund. But let’s face it – with life’s never-ending expenses and ever-growing cost of living, saving can be a real struggle. This week on MoneyWise, we look at some of the toughest savings scenarios, from single-income retirement to getting a hold in today’s red hot housing market. Continue reading »

Avoid Homeownership Shock
Mortgage News / Mortgages

Avoid Homeownership Shock

This week, we’re all about the worst-case scenario. It’s not that we’re trying to be pessimistic; it’s about being a savvy homeowner and preparing financially for the unexpected. Homeownership is full of twists and turns, from emergency (and expensive!) renovations, to selling on a whim. Read on for our guide to protecting your biggest investment… and your bank account. Continue reading »

#RoadtoSavings Twitter Party: Summer Driving Savings PLUS $100 Grand Prize
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#RoadtoSavings Twitter Party: Summer Driving Savings PLUS $100 Grand Prize

Taking a road trip? Don’t hit the road without joining the #RoadtoSavings Twitter Party this Wednesday, June 11! MoneyWise Editor Penelope and Désirée Fawn of SoFawned.com will be on hand to answer your finance and family-themed road travel questions. PLUS, one lucky tweeter will WIN a $100 gift card! Continue reading »