What to Consider When Choosing a Bank

Banks are a significant decision.  Who you trust with your money requires more research than simply looking to see what hours they’re open so you can drop off a deposit.  The following are essential things to keep in mind the next time you’re looking…

August 1, 2023
Why having an emergency fund is important and how to build one.

Emergency Funds: Why You Need Them and How to Build Them Up

It’s highly unlikely that any conversation I’ve had about personal finance in the last 10 year has not mentioned having an emergency fund. Emergency funds are an essential part of personal finance, providing a safety net in case of unexpected expenses or emergencies. This…

July 18, 2023
Looking for the best TFSA rates in Canada? You're in the right place.

Best TFSA Rates in Canada for Your Savings Goals

Looking for the best TFSA rates in Canada? You’re in the right place. A Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) is a great way to save money and invest in your future without having to pay taxes on your earnings. With so many options out there,…

June 2, 2023
7 Tips for Traveling on a Budget

7 Tips for Traveling on a Budget

Going on a spontaneous trip sounds great, but only if you have ample time and money to spare. If you want to explore exotic locations in an affordable way, budget traveling may be the best option for you. That does not mean having to…

July 7, 2020

Three New Year’s Financial Goals to Follow in 2020

A You.Gov survey about New Year’s resolutions revealed that 29% of Canadians planned to set some sort of 2020 aim for themselves. Some of the most popular resolutions they chose were, unsurprisingly, about money, with 49% saying that they would like to start saving, and 33% saying…

February 25, 2020