Managing Your Money

RRSP vs TFSA. Which is better for you?

The great debate: TFSA vs RRSP With the RRSP contribution deadline just around the corner, it’s important to know about all your savings options. Today we break down which savings…

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Making complicated money matters easier.

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Making complicated money matters easier.

Managing Your Money

Everything you need to know about the First Home Savings Account.

The First Home Savings Account (FHSA) is a new registered account you can use to save tax-free towards the purchase of your first home. In this article, we’ll break down…

Managing Your Money

How regular advice sessions keep you on track, even in irregular circumstances.

On December 7th, the Bank of Canada announced yet another interest rate hike in its ongoing fight to tame the rate of inflation, with an increase of 0.5%. With grocery…

Managing Your Money

Why holiday shopping with credit cards could be more expensive this year.

Your holiday shopping bills could get more expensive, and not just because of inflation. Starting in October, customers paying with credit cards could be charged fees of up to 2.4%…

Grow Your Money

Tips to help you make the most of your investments.

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Tips to help you make the most of your investments.

Grow Your Money

WEBINAR | Maximizing your retirement investments.

So you’ve been investing for a while now, have started working toward your financial goals one by one, and are in what financial experts call your prime-saving years. An important…

Grow Your Money

Sequence of return risk.

There are ways to successfully invest for retirement, but the path to financial security is not without risk. From unpredictable market performance to inflation concerns, knowing exactly how long your…

Grow Your Money

How to turn $100 into $14,000 in 5 years.

Reaching your long-term goals is hard enough. But trying to do all that while taking care of your day-to-day needs? It can feel impossible. By paying yourself first, though, you…

Working at Coast

All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

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All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

Working at Coast

National Disability Awareness Month | Week 5

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an opportunity for Coast Capital to champion equal opportunities for people of all abilities. When viewed through the lens of inclusion, employment provides…

Working at Coast

National Disability Employment Awareness Month | Week 4

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an opportunity for Coast Capital to champion equal opportunities for people of all abilities. When viewed through the lens of inclusion, employment provides…

Working at Coast

National Disability Employment Awareness Month | Week 3

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an opportunity for Coast Capital to champion equal opportunities for people of all abilities. When viewed through the lens of inclusion, employment provides…

Small Business Centre

Tips and articles to help your small business thrive.

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Tips and articles to help your small business thrive.

Small Business Centre

WEBINAR | How to manage your money when you’re starting a business

According to the most recent nation-wide survey, small businesses make up 68.6% of Canada’s economy and employ 8.4 million people. That’s almost eight times the amount of people employed by…

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Sign of optimism for business owners following Bank of Canada announcement.

The Bank of Canada has once again raised its overnight interest rate, this time by 0.5%. And while that can make borrowing somewhat more expensive in the short term, the…

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Chequing vs Savings vs GICs: How much should go where?

It can be confusing, as a business owner, trying to balance having access to cash with growing your returns – but we’re here to make it simple. Learn more about…

The Art of the Side Hustle

Tips for how to become your own boss.

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Tips for how to become your own boss.

The Art of the Side Hustle

The gig worker savings plan.

The gig economy is no longer just for side hustlers. It’s become an important aspect of work life for many people. Gig workers—defined as those who participate in short-term contracts…

The Art of the Side Hustle

Bookkeeping secrets for the gig economy

Bookkeeping secrets for the gig economy Managing your own books can send shivers down the spines of even the bravest of freelancers. Whether you’re spearheading your own startup, consulting on…

The Art of the Side Hustle

How to promote your side hustle like a full-fledged business

Side hustles are here to stay. According to Statistics Canada, the number of Canadian gig workers jumped by 70 percent between 2005 and 2016—that’s an increase of 1 million to 1.7 million…

Career Corner

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Career Corner

5 ways to successfully reenter the workforce

In today’s transitioning job market, it’s becoming increasingly more common for people to take a break from full-time work. The reasons could be vast and varied: the need to care…

Career Corner

A job-seeker’s guide to networking in a virtual world

Living through a pandemic is tough enough. But for Canadians who have lost their jobs, social distancing makes it even harder to connect with past colleagues or other contacts, especially…

Career Corner

Life after CERB: What happens when benefits end?

The Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) has been a lifesaver for many cash-strapped Canadians since COVID-19 forced widespread layoffs and business closures, providing $2,000 per month to more than 8.5…

Joining Finances with a Partner

Find out if, when and how you should combine finances with your partner.

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Find out if, when and how you should combine finances with your partner.

Joining Finances with a Partner

Advice from Kaya Marriott | What to discuss with your partner before joining finances.

Kaya Marriott is a Canadian content creator, who got her start as a Natural Hair Blogger back in 2016 when she launched comfygirlwithcurls.com. As time went on, her brand has…

Joining Finances with a Partner

WEBINAR | How to combine finances with your partner.

So, you’re taking your relationship to the next level. Congratulations! This is an exciting time for you, full of hope for the future and opportunities for growth and change. You…

Joining Finances with a Partner

Ultimate Guide | How to combine finances with your partner.

We get it. Talking about money with your partner can feel weird. But we promise it’s easier than it seems. And what’s more? Once you start the conversation, you’ll soon…

Managing Money With a Baby on the Way

Learn how to budget and save to reach your growing family's financial goals.

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Learn how to budget and save to reach your growing family's financial goals.

Managing Money With a Baby on the Way

How do Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs) work?

Natasha Mills is a devoted mother to an incredible new set of boy-girl twins named Mila and Liam, along with her amazing five-year-old son, Hudson. With a bachelor’s degree in…

Managing Money With a Baby on the Way

How to navigate money management as a single parent.

Natassia Valli takes great pride in being a dedicated mother to her two adorable boys, Qaayam (fondly known as Q) and Areez (lovingly referred to as Ari). Together, they reside…

Managing Money With a Baby on the Way

WEBINAR | How to manage money with a baby on the way

Making the decision to expand your family is exciting! But as you know, it requires some planning. And for that–we can help. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the…