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Budgeting App Pros & Cons

The Pros & Cons of Budgeting Apps for Canadians

Budgeting apps can be a great tool to help manage your spending, but they don’t work for everyone. Here are some pros and cons to consider before downloading.

Filing Taxes in Canada

Filing Taxes in Canada: Should You DIY or Hire a Pro?

Need to file your taxes soon? Here’s how to decide if you should do it yourself or hire a professional tax preparer, including key filing preparation tips.


Keep Your Money Safe with These Personal Security Tips

It’s important to know how to guard your hard-earned money from scams and fraud as criminals get better at stealing. Here are 5 ways to help protect yourself.

5 Reasons Why You Should Avoid a Cash Advance

5 Reasons Why You Should Avoid a Cash Advance

Getting a cash advance on your credit card may sound like a convenient way to get money when you’re in a bind, but there’s a steep price to pay for the convenience. In the long run, it’s usually in your best interest to avoid a cash advance and to look into other options, which we’ll discuss in this article.

Not sure which option is right for you?

Get answers from an expert.

With so many debt consolidation options out there, it can feel overwhelming to try and find the right one by yourself. One of our professional credit counsellors would be happy to guide you through this process by carefully reviewing your whole financial situation with you and answering any questions you have. Speaking with our certified counsellors is always free, confidential and without obligation.