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Getting current with cryptocurrency

Even though cryptocurrency was first introduced in the late 1980s, the digital form of payment didn’t really take off until 2008 when people started to think of cryptocurrency as a…

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Understanding your credit score: Global Morning News

  Good credit is important for your financial health, but the problem is not a lot of people really understand how credit scores work. For more on that we are…

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Myths about credit scores: Global Morning News

  A good credit score can have a major impact on big purchases like a car or a house, but the credit rating system can be a little bit confusing…

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Financial Literacy Month: Paying down debt

Canadians are no stranger to debt, with households carrying approximately $2.5 trillion in outstanding debt, one year into the pandemic. It’s a widespread problem that puts a lot of strain on individuals and…

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Common credit score myths debunked.

“Good credit score” is another one of those financial terms everyone knows they should have, but hardly anyone knows how to get. To simplify the concept, and help you learn…

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Making the right moves in Canada’s record-breaking real estate market.

The dream of homeownership is alive in Canada, with more Canadians than ever before eager to put a down payment on a new place of their own, despite skyrocketing housing…

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Understanding inflation and its impacts on you

Have you ever noticed that the cost of goods and services seems to go up every year, but the amount you get paid tends to stay the same? One word…

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Loan or LOC? A look at two lending options

There are many times in life where borrowing money will be necessary. For example, you might want to buy a car, do home renovations, or consolidate debt. The good news…

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COVID-19 financial relief: 8 opportunities for students and recent grads

Two groups that have arguably been hardest hit by COVID-19 are students and recent grads. The rolling lockdowns have made it difficult for some students to find part-time work that…

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8 money tips for university

The start of the school year is an exciting time. It means giddy reunions with your friends, welcome back parties, cracking open… brand new notebooks, lugging textbooks across campus, nuking…

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How to set a budget you’ll actually use

Budgets. A word many people dread because of its association with restrictions, hassle, and headaches. Budgets are designed to make your life easier and keep you on track to reaching your…

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What to do with your tax refund

A refund is basically free money, right? Once you receive your tax return, your knee-jerk reaction may be to spend it on a new spring wardrobe or hop on a…