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Five holiday gifts that’ll fit any budget.

One of the reasons I look forward to the holidays is that it gives me the opportunity to sit down and think about the people I love and what matters…

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What rising interest rates mean for you.

In the wake of three interest rate hikes this year by the Bank of Canada, many Canadians have been hit with the reality that rates can, indeed, rise. This was…

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Things to consider when buying a vehicle.

Purchasing a new vehicle is a big decision that you shouldn’t take lightly. In some ways it’s like introducing a new member into your family because it plays such a…

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Money management for kids

You teach them manners, how to tie their shoes, and how to ride a bike. But can you really teach your kids the value of money? Short answer? Yes. And…

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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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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…

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Auto loans 101

So you’re in the market for a new vehicle. Maybe the car you bought when you were sixteen is on its last legs, or the kids are all grown up…

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10 money-saving tips for back to school.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! …ok, maybe second. The jolly man in the red suit may not be making his appearance for another three months, but it’s…

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Home renos on a budget.

Summer is the perfect time for a home renovation project. That paisley wallpaper in the basement is practically begging to be ripped down, and the shag carpet in your living…

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How to turn your hobby into a small business

Do you have a hobby outside of your regular 9-to-5 that you’re passionate about? Have you considered turning that hobby into a small business? Before you quit your day job…

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Holiday shopping on a budget.

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