Grow Your Money

5 quick tips to make the most of a TFSA

A tax-free savings account (TFSA) is like a bottle of red wine – it gets better with age. Compound interest and yearly contribution allowances enhance its benefits with time. Not…

In Your Community

Our members helped make a $6 million impact in 2019

Here at Coast Capital Savings, we believe youth are our future. That’s why we’re investing in programs that are helping to bridge the gap between young people and their financial…

Managing Your Money

Your child could be eligible for more than $10,000 in RESP grants

Are you feeling the financial stress that comes with sending a kid off to college one day? You’re not alone. It turns out that 74% of parents feel stressed about…

Managing Your Money

Finance books that won’t put you to sleep

Since you’re here, we can assume that you’re either interested in reading about personal finances but you often find yourself bored and confused, or you love reading about it as…

In Your Community

Meet the 2019 Vancouver Island Youth Community Council

The Coast Capital Youth Community Councils empower young leaders to make investments in local youth initiatives. In 2018, the Community Councils allocated $1.6 million in grants to 109 youth-serving organizations. But that’s…

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

How to spot and avoid phishing scams

How often do you check your email? How frequently do you receive texts? My guess is that your answer is every day, several times a day.  And that means you…

In Your Community

My time as a Youth Get It Intern

It’s been a big year for both Coast Capital Savings Credit Union and for the 2017-2018 Youth Get It Intern Team. As the Island Youth Get It Intern Leader, I…

In Your Community

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.…

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