Have important finance questions? Join the RateSupermarket.ca Financial Literacy Twitter Party this Friday, November 8 from 12 – 1 p.m.! Editor Penelope will be on hand to chat about the top financial challenges facing Canadians, and we have some fabulous PRIZES for 5 lucky attendees!
Can’t wait to get your hands on the new PS4 or Xbox One? The latest RateSupermarket.ca study breaks down the cost of gaming in Canada and how you can save the princess… and some cash!
RateSupermarket.ca unveils new additions to their car and travel insurance options, including powerful comparison engines that provide customized quotes in minutes.
What are the best credit card rewards? Choose your favourite from travel, cash back or specialty in RateSupermarket.ca’s Best of Finance 2012.
Securing the Canadian dream – a good job, nice car and an affordable mortgage – may be increasingly out of reach for the millennial generation. A new research study from RateSupermarket.ca, Canada’s independent personal finance comparison site, offers the projections of future costs of living for young people starting out today. As the cost of owning a home continues to rise and jobs are very hard to come by, the picture is not pretty.
The latest consensus from RateSupermarket.ca’s Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel has been released for September 2012. Looks like both Fixed and Variable mortgage rates are to remain unchanged this month amidst global economic uncertainty and a consistent Bank of Canada interest rate.
A new research study from Canada’s independent personal finance comparison site RateSupermarket.ca paints a bleak picture of the real price of post-secondary education – a total cost of $78,817 for students not living at home. While conventional wisdom indicates a degree or diploma are necessary for future career success, rising costs and compound interest are major hurdles to future financial security for university and college graduates.
Looking to invest in the stock market with decidedly limited funds? Shrewd strategy is the key to making the most of your money. Before making your first trade, ask yourself: how much risk is a deal breaker?
Camp is over, fall activities don’t start for another month, and your children are getting bored. Rather than spending money trying to entertain them, why not use this time as an opportunity to teach your children how to SAVE money?
Despite recent record low levels for five year fixed mortgage rates in July, RateSupermarket.ca’s Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel does not expect this downward movement to continue into August. Fixed rates are expected to remain unchanged due to poor global economic performance and consistently strong government of Canada bond yields. As the Bank of Canada is anticipated to maintain its key interest rate, variable rates are also expected to remain the same.