Financial Literacy

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Free Fridays: Festival of Fools
Free FridaysMar. 24, 2017

The Festival of Fools is a free family event held at The Forks during the school spring break.

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Buying Your First Home
Buying Your First Home: Things I Wish I Had Known
MortgagesMar. 17, 2017

We asked our team to share some of their home buying experiences...

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Piggy bank and house keys
Saving For a Down Payment
BorrowingMar. 10, 2017

If you want to buy a house but have just started to save, here are a few tips to help you reach your down payment target a little sooner...

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Monthly Market Insights: February 2017
InvestingMar. 3, 2017

The economy added 48,300 jobs in January on a surge of part-time hirings, mainly in the services sector. This bumped the national jobless rate down 0.1% to 6.8%, where economists had forecasted to be unchanged for the month.

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Man Paying Bills
Credit Cards And The Cost Of Making Minimum Payments
BorrowingMar. 3, 2017

Paying the minimum payment may seem appealing: you’re meeting your obligations while still having money for other expenses. It does, however, come at a price...

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TFSA has a terrible name
Maybe It Shouldn't Have Been Called a TFSA...
InvestingFeb. 24, 2017

The Tax-Free Savings Account is an excellent account to grow wealth but the name likens it to a daily savings account when in reality it is so much more...

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Festival du Voyageur is here
Free FridaysFeb. 17, 2017

Western Canada's largest winter festival is back to kick our winter blues to the curb...

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