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Rising Cost of Rent Affecting Canadians

Rising Cost of Rent Affecting Canadians

It's no surprise that due to the rising cost of rent that Statistics Canada reports that nearly a quarter of Canadians spend more than 30% of their income on housing which is the guideline to affordability. This really taps in to a family’s ability to save since...

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Tax Clinics are here to help this Tax Season

Tax Clinics are here to help this Tax Season

With Tax Clinics here to help, tax season doesn't have to be a daunting time of year. By keeping good records throughout the year, you can make tax season a lot less stressful. When it comes to preparing your tax return, it’s very easy to forget a detail or two. A...

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Take Control Of Your Finances

Take Control Of Your Finances

So…it's the final week of Financial Literacy Month with the focus “Take Control of Your Finances”. Arguably, this is the most important area of financial literacy, depending upon your perspective. To take control of your finances sounds easy enough to do; almost like...

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Making Informed Financial Decisions: 6 Tips

Making Informed Financial Decisions: 6 Tips

In a lot of aspects, our financial health of tomorrow is based on the financial decisions we make today. Making informed decisions is sometimes difficult but here are six suggestions for you to implement. 1. Weighing the pros and the cons is helpful. Try writing out a...

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Investing In Your Financial Well-Being

Investing In Your Financial Well-Being

Investing in your financial well-being and money skills influence the quality of life of each and every one of us, and thanks to initiatives like Financial Literacy Month throughout November and Credit Education Week November 13-16, a growing number of Canadians are...

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