Managing Your Money

Wondering where to start to save up for a down payment?

Buying a home is possibly the biggest purchase you’ll ever make. Beyond shopping for a great rate and figuring out what your new monthly budget could look like, you need to…

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Managing Your Money

Making complicated money matters easier.

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Making complicated money matters easier.

Managing Your Money

Understanding the 2022 Federal Budget

The 2022 Canadian Federal Budget was recently unveiled, providing Canadians with a roadmap for a year of Government funding and economic recovery. The entire report is just over 300 pages,…

Managing Your Money

Top 5 Tax FAQs 2022

  Coast Capital’s Debra Brady sat down with accountant and Turbo Tax spokesperson Susan Watkin to ask some of our most frequently asked questions about taxes this season. 1. How…

Managing Your Money

Renting vs buying a home | Global Morning News

  For many owning a home used to be the ultimate goal, but with current sky-high prices that feels out of reach for many in BC. On the other hand…

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

How to stay the course on the uncertain road ahead.

The last two years have been unlike anything experienced before in our 80 years of delivering financial advice—but they also followed a familiar pattern. We understand that volatility in the…

Grow Your Money

A how-to guide to ethical investing.

A how-to guide to ethical investing. As a citizen who’s conscious about where you put your money, you may have some questions about how to invest ethically. Or, maybe you’re more motivated by not putting…

Grow Your Money

How to make sure your investments match your values | Global Morning News

  Many people want to make sure that their investment portfolios to reflect their values, while still yielding long term financial returns. That can be achieved through sustainable investing, but…

Working at Coast

All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

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All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

Working at Coast

Pronouns matter at Coast Capital

At Coast Capital, we seek to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment for our members, employees and the communities we serve. We believe there is nothing more empowering, or important…

Working at Coast

Pride Inclusivity Network (PIN): Interview with Rachel Coyle and Ryan Pedwell

In an effort to shine a light on Coast Capital’s Diversity & Inclusion Advocacy, and celebrate the leadership of our Pride Inclusivity Network (PIN), we took the opportunity to speak…

Working at Coast

Power to the World: From Coast to Kathmandu

Empowering and encouraging our employees to give back by volunteering is a big part of what we do here at Coast Capital. We believe that when you give your time,…

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

What rising interest rates mean for you and your business.

Canadian businesses are emerging from the dark days of the pandemic ready to grow again. But with the Bank of Canada expected to raise interest rates in the weeks and…

Small Business Centre

Small Business Guide: How to manage debt

Even though taking on debt is incredibly common, and in some circumstances even expected in order to run and grow a business, that four-letter word still causes entrepreneurs a lot…

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Open for business: Best ways to follow British Columbia’s Restart plan

During the COVID-19 pandemic, online retail experienced a buying boom. But many small businesses, sole proprietors, and those in the trades were left to wait things out. Now, the BC…

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…