Managing Your Money

How to set a budget you’ll actually use.

Budgets. A word many people dread because of its association with restrictions, hassle, and headaches. But unlike your favourite hairdo from the early 90s, budgets are still in style –…

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Managing Your Money

Common mistakes first time homebuyers make

Without a doubt, buying a house is probably one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make. And planning for your first one is an even bigger battle. But fear not.…

First Time Homebuyer Mistakes
Managing Your Money

Setting financial goals for the New Year

Calling all New Year’s Resolution-ers: it’s time for change. The first month of the year is usually when we dust off the holiday cookie crumbs, take off our stretchy eating…

Grow Your Money

How to be a savvy investor

Investments are an important aspect of any financial portfolio—especially when looking long term.  So, how can you squeeze the most out of your hard work? Read on to learn how…

Grow Your Money

5 money tips for university students

When you’re a student, money is tight. Your income, if any, is probably low and your expenses can seem painfully high. But remember, you can’t manage what you don’t measure.…

Managing Your Money

Finance tips for students on CTV Morning Live

We know that university it expensive. But we also know that there is more to life than slurping instant noodles out of styrofoam cups. We’ll help you find the wiggle room…

Managing Your Money

How to go on a summer vacation without going broke.

Summer’s here, and it’s my favourite time of the year. While I’m all for a BBQ in the backyard with the fam, I also appreciate the spontaneity summer encourages –…

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One employee’s take on financial literacy.

At Coast Capital, we’re all about helping our members achieve financial well-being, and our employees are a key part in helping us deliver on this. We recently ran a contest…

Financial Literacy
Managing Your Money

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…

Teaching Money to Kids

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