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What Happens to My Pension if I Quit My Job Canada

What Happens to My Pension if I Quit My Job?

When I had a corporate job, my employer had a defined benefit (DB) pension plan. While these golden handcuffs were undoubtedly great, I did wonder what happens to my pension if I quit my job?…

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My Pension Deferral Dilemma

As some of you know, I quit my full-time job in January of 2018 to freelance and spend more time with my daughter. What you may not know is that I was still technically an…

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Rogers ESAP

Rogers Employee Share Accumulation Plan (ESAP) Explained

The Rogers Employee Share Accumulation Plan (ESAP) is easily one of the best benefits available if you work for Rogers. Not only does Rogers match you a generous amount, but the Rogers ESAP is also…

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Hardbacon Review

Hardbacon Review

Finance and budgeting apps are nothing new for Canadians, however, there is one Canadian fintech company that is quickly making headway with the versatility of their app. Hardbacon has been available since 2018. Their mission…

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Crypto.com Visa Card Review

One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency websites, Crypto.com has just made its Visa card available to Canadians. While this product may be new to Canada, it debuted in Singapore in 2018. The following year it…

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Millionaire teacher book review

The Millionaire Teacher Review

The Millionaire Teacher is back! Okay, he technically didn’t go anywhere, but author Andrew Hallam has just released the second edition of his book The Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have…

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What is Socially Responsible Investing?

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RE Royalties. All opinions are my own. Do you consider yourself to be socially responsible? Is sustainability important to you? What about the environment?…

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What are ETFs and why are They so Popular?

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have seen their popularity explode in recent years. In fact, there are now more than $6 trillion dollars invested in the global ETF industry. Investors around the world are flooding the ETF…

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When to Switch from Robo Advisor to Discount Brokerage Investing

When to Switch from Robo Advisor to Discount Brokerage Investing

**Today’s guest post comes from my friend Kyle Prevost over at MillionDollarJourney.com. He’s am editor and writer, in addition to being a personal finance education expert. When my friends used to ask me about how…

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4 Simple Steps to Financial Independence

Today’s guest post is written by Chrissy Kay. She blogs at Eat Sleep Breathe FI and podcasts at Explore FI Canada. Chrissy is passionate about sharing her FI* and personal finance knowledge. In this post,…

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