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EQ Bank Retirement Savings Plan Review

EQ Bank Retirement Savings Plan Review

I’ve been a massive fan of EQ Bank ever since they came to the market with great interest rates, but admittedly, it was a bit disappointing that they didn’t have a Retirement Savings Plan (RSP) available. Well, that’s no longer an issue as the EQ Bank Retirement Savings Plan has just been introduced. As you…

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How to save money on groceries

How to Save Money on Groceries

Have you ever wondered how to save money on groceries? If you’re like me, you’ve likely noticed that the cost of groceries has gone up over the years. While small increases due to inflation are expected, quite a few products have increased in price. The cost of beef and pork has gone up significantly and…

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Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) Canada | Everything you need to know

In recent years, I’ve been getting a lot of questions about the Registered Education Savings Plan which is more commonly known as RESP. I suppose I shouldn’t be that surprised that many of my peers are interested in the RESP rules since they’ve just had children. Heck, one of the first things I did when…

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Should You Lend Money to Friends or Family

Should You Lend Money to Friends or Family?

One of the most common questions I get is should you lend money to family or friends? Generally speaking, I’d advise against it, but I understand it’s a complicated situation. You want to help if you can, but at the same time, money can ruin relationships. I personally have been burned twice lending money to…

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EQ Bank Review

EQ Bank Review 2021 | Get 1.25% interest*

If you’re looking for a Canadian bank that offers a good interest rate, then you need to check out EQ Bank who’s one of the most popular digital banks in Canada Right now, their interest rate is a respectable 1.25% interest* rate on their EQ Bank Savings Plus Account and easily makes it one of…

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Norberts gambit

Norbert’s Gambit: A step-by-step guide

Have you ever heard of Norbert’s Gambit? It’s the cheapest way to convert CAD to USD and vice versa. The trick is incredibly handy for people who need to exchange huge amounts of US dollars. For example, you might want to start investing in US listed stocks or you may be purchasing a home in…

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Ontario energy rebates

Ontario Energy Rebates

Are you looking for Ontario energy rebates? At any given time, there are multiple incentives and rebates available that can help you save money if you’re looking to make energy efficient upgrades. How much you get back depends on where you live, what you’re upgrading to, and who your energy provider is. To help you…

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birthday freebies toronto

34 Best Birthday Freebies in Toronto in 2021

Are you looking for birthday freebies in Toronto? If so, you’ll want to make sure you check out this list before you head out. There are more than two dozen restaurants and retailers that want to give you stuff to help you celebrate your big day. You obviously won’t have enough time to hit every…

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15 Expenses You Can Cut From Your Budget

15 Expenses You Can Cut From Your Budget

There’s no doubt budgeting can be tight. It’s easy to say spend less than you make, but it’s not always that simple. Since increasing your income can feel impossible at times, it might make more sense to try and reduce your expenses as much as you can. From reducing your insurance premiums to cutting back…

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27 Best Birthday Freebies in Vancouver in 2021

Getting birthday freebies in Vancouver has never been easier. Many major retailers and restaurant chains are happy to celebrate your special day with you, but it does take a bit of planning since you can only eat so much and some of the offers are only available for a limited time. You could get free…

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