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Are you unhappy with your current bank and considering switching to a new one? Here's how to do it the smart and hassle-free way.
Everyone can benefit from having at least one bank account to help manage their money. Here's the entire process for opening one from start to finish.
Merrill Edge is a trusted brokerage platform owned by Bank of America. While the platform is not available in Canada, there are many alternatives.
As the name suggests, Lightspeed trading is a platform that offers speed and performance. While not available in Canada, here are some alternatives.
See our Credit Cards category for further resources.
Annual percentage rate (APR) is the cost of borrowing money through your credit card. Here's how it works and why it differs from the interest rate
A credit limit restricts the amount you can charge to your credit card. If you're unhappy with your current limit, there are ways to give it a boost
See our Mortgages category for further resources.
Thinking of getting an adjustable rate mortgage? Here's how it works and why it may or may not be the right mortgage for you.
Mortgage interest may seem like a straightforward concept, but in reality, things can get a bit technical and murky. Here's how it work in detail.
Peer-to-peer lending can be a great alternative to typical financial institutions for borrowers as well as a great way to diversify investment portfolios for lenders.
If you're in need of financing, two great ways to borrow money are a loan and line of credit. Here's how they work and how they differ from each other
Life insurance is not the first thing people think about when planning for the future, but it's probably one of the most important. Learn more here.
Canadian provinces and territories provide government-funded health insurance, but what about the expenses that these plans don't cover?
See our Taxes category for further resources.
If you are wondering whether Canadians enjoy a similar capital gains tax deferral benefit like the 1031 like-kind exchange, here’s what you need to know.
You may need to file your income tax and benefit return even if you do not make any income in the year. This is why.
The amount of credit you use can have a massive impact on your finances. Here's the reason why and how to calculate your credit utilization ratio.
Having a budget is like knowing the words to a really great magic spell. You cast it and all these wonderful things start happening - read more here.
Tether is the most popular stablecoin in the digital assets sector. Each Tether USDT token is backed 1-to-1 by a US dollar.
As the cryptocurrency market grows, bad actors look for creative ways to scam investors, including fraudulent airdrops, rug pulls and pyramid schemes.
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Whether you've lived or worked abroad or are planning to work past the retirement age, we've got you covered with all the CPP eligibility rules.
If at some point in your career you had to lighten your workload or take time off work entirely to care for your young children, this is for you.