Is it a good idea to use RSPs to buy a home? The Home Buyers’ Plan can help you get your downpayment together, faster. MoneyWise writer Rubina shares her experience tapping into the plan.
How can you protect your purchasing power as the Canadian dollar drops? Read on for our tips.
The Bank of Canada has changed the name of the economic game with an unanticipated rate cut – with implications for YOUR mortgage and YOUR savings!
Are you at the stage where you need to turn your RSP into income for retirement? It can be a confusing time, and require some savvy tax strategy. Here’s what one retiree did to maximize her money.
There could be changes to Canada’s financial landscape and products this year. Read on to see how credit cards and mortgages could be changing – and get caught up on the week’s top headlines.
Rising interest rates can spell trouble for a bond-heavy retirement portfolio – yet a study finds Canadians don’t know how to protect their investments should rates rise. Here are 4 alternatives to consider when safeguarding your retirement plan.
Financial resolutions 2014: Want to be better with your money in the new year? Here are our four top tips.
If you could have a financial do-over, what would you fix? A recent Edward Jones poll finds 47% of Canadian seniors surveyed wish they had saved more for long term goals throughout their lives.
Financial Literacy Month: November marks this nation-wide initiative. Looking to involve your kids? Here are a few ways to teach financial literacy at home.
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.