Financial Literacy

Buying Your First Home
Buying Your First Home: Things I Wish I Had Known
MortgagesMar. 17, 2017

We asked our team to share some of their home buying experiences...

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Saving For a Down Payment
BorrowingMar. 10, 2017

If you want to buy a house but have just started to save, here are a few tips to help you reach your down payment target a little sooner...

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Monthly Market Insights: February 2017
InvestingMar. 3, 2017

The economy added 48,300 jobs in January on a surge of part-time hirings, mainly in the services sector. This bumped the national jobless rate down 0.1% to 6.8%, where economists had forecasted to be unchanged for the month.

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Man Paying Bills
Credit Cards And The Cost Of Making Minimum Payments
BorrowingMar. 3, 2017

Paying the minimum payment may seem appealing: you’re meeting your obligations while still having money for other expenses. It does, however, come at a price...

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TFSA has a terrible name
Maybe It Shouldn't Have Been Called a TFSA...
InvestingFeb. 24, 2017

The Tax-Free Savings Account is an excellent account to grow wealth but the name likens it to a daily savings account when in reality it is so much more...

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Festival du Voyageur is here
Free FridaysFeb. 17, 2017

Western Canada's largest winter festival is back to kick our winter blues to the curb...

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The First Step to Tackling Debt
BorrowingFeb. 10, 2017

If you’re on a mission to get out of debt, it might initially seem like an impossible task. It doesn't have to be that way as long as you remember the first and most important step...

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