Managing Your Money

Why you should talk to a mortgage specialist

A perfect mortgage is so much more than just a seductively low-interest rate. It’s one of the most important financial decisions you’ll make.  So, why not take advantage of an…

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How has COVID-19 affected Canadian taxpayers (so far)?

Filing your taxes in 2021 might seem like eons away given the current COVID-19 crisis. But remember, a side-effect of this global pandemic is going to be your 2020 tax…

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5 banking transactions you can do from the comfort of your home

We love helping our members any way we can, but during COVID-19, your well-being is our top priority and we want to do everything we can to keep you and…

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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…

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Enjoy filing your taxes with these 5 tips

Ok, maybe enjoy isn’t the right word. Filing your taxes isn’t usually on the top of peoples’ list of favourite activities. But with our advice, you breeze through tax season…

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Tips for making your last minute RRSP contribution

Since you’re reading this, we can assume, you’ve been procrastinating your RRSP contribution. And that’s ok. If you put it on the back burner during the year, now’s the time…

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RRSP vs TFSA. Which is better for you?

TFSA (Tax-Free Savings Account), RRSP (Registered Retired Savings Plan), TMATC (Too Many Acronyms to Count)… Ok, we might have made up that last one. But with RRSP contribution deadline just…

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All about term deposits

What exactly is a term deposit, and how does it work? We’ve put together a guide to understanding all things term deposit – that includes how they play into your…

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Creative ways to save money this holiday season

The best way to avoid spending any money in December is by turning down every invite, staying at home, and shutting the blinds. We say bah humbug to that. But…

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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…

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8 common student money mistakes (and how to avoid them)

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…

10 common money mistakes students make (and how to avoid them)
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How to teach your tween about money

That moment when they realize money doesn’t grow on trees Your tween may not know much about money at this point in their lives, and that’s OK. Being young and…

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