Personal Finance

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Canadians are woefully ignorant when it comes to finances. Ottawa says it wants to change that, starting with seniors. The intentions are good, but where’s the money to achieve them?   Jane Rooney wants...»
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A reader wants to know: What happens when you sell an asset and then buy it...»

15 Tips for Smarter Shopping Online

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As online shopping grows in popularity, fraud and identify theft are also on the rise. Here, as we approach the holiday season, some savvy tips for...»

“The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax” – Albert Einstein

Fall’s Best Buys

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Timing is everything when it comes to landing deals. Here, what to watch for on sale this...»

Hot Dog Economics

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What if you hosted a lavish summer barbecue bash and, after eating, informed guests that you’d be recouping costs by asking them to pay not only for...»

Q&A: Struggling with Debt

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A reader has been contributing a lot of money to his RRSP to save taxes but now the debt load is starting to be worrisome   ‪Q – I am 54 years...»

The Longevity Portfolio

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How to handle an RRIF If they handed out Oscars for the toughest investment decisions, my vote would be to give it to everyone who has a RRIF. If you’re...»