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How to set up an Automatic Savings Program with Tangerine

One of my top tips for saving money is to make things automatic. What that means is that you would set up automatic withdrawals, so your savings becomes your number one priority. It sounds simple enough, but I’ve come to realize not everyone knows how to set up these automatic self-payments. Inspired by Rob Carrick’s…

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FinTech in Canada Explained

FinTech in Canada has been growing at a rapid pace. New players are coming online all the time which has given Canadians more choice when it comes to their financial needs. Even traditional banks have recognized the importance of Fintech and have started to roll out new products that are clearly targeting people who are…

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CIBC Smart Account Lauches: Fees with Flexibility

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CIBC. All opinions are 100% mine. A few months back when I was reviewing my monthly statements, I saw a charge on one of my accounts for $14. As someone who absolutely hates paying fees, I had to know what I was being charged…

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BMO PlanShare: Joint Bank Accounts for one fee

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BMO. One of the most difficult things in a relationship is combining finances. It should be a pretty straight forward process but rarely are things in a relationship that simple. So what is the best way for a couple to simplify their finances? The…

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9 Fees to cut From Your Daily Life

I hate paying fees; they cut into our cash flow, and they can cost us big in the long run. It’s amazing how fees are charged for everything these days, fortunately a lot of these fees you can eliminate or control. Here’s 9 fees to cut from your daily life. Banking Fees to cut out…

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Joint Bank Accounts

We’ve all had the family finances talk and we’re still alive right?  Good lets move onto one aspect of our finances that affects all of us. Joint bank accounts! Setting up joint accounts are important but so is having individual accounts so each of us still retains a bit of financial independence. The following is…

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