Part of the responsibility of a parent or caregiver is to help children establish good and healthy habits as they grow. A Brown University study that focused on habits in children found that routines and patterns of responsibility are unlikely to vary significantly after the age of 9 years old.
The day you buy your first home is an exciting one. There are colour palettes to consider, curtains to hang, and furniture to buy. Before breaking out the paintbrushes, rollers, and logging into furniture websites, you first need to actually get into that house.
The key to building financial literacy is to start the conversations early so your child is ready to handle their personal finances when they leave home.
If you took advantage of the Canadian Emergency Response Benefits (CERB) in 2020, you need to immediately take several steps to protect yourself from a fraud accusation and an unexpected tax bill.
I have to admit, 2020 has been an unprecedented year narrated by a nerve-racking news cycle full of political strife, civil unrest, and minute-by-minute statistical and medical updates around living through a global pandemic.
You know that creating a family budget would help you save money, but it’s overwhelming to start the process. How much should you spend on groceries? What’s the right figure for a monthly mortgage? Does living on a budget mean you can never buy a fancy latte again?
What if you find an error in your credit report? First of all, DON'T assume the credit reporting agencies will advocate for you. You may have to be relentless until you have the resolution you deserve.