How to use your RRSP to buy a house
July 18, 2024

How to use your RRSP to buy a house

Interested in buying your first house? The Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) lets you use your RRSP, tax-free, to do so. But how does it work and what are the conditions? Find out what it's all about below.

Is it ever a good idea to raid your RRSP?
July 12, 2024

Is it ever a good idea to raid your RRSP?

It’s best to leave your RRSP where it is until you retire. But there are a few reasons you may cash your RRSP in early. 

Planning a trip? Don't forget travel insurance
July 10, 2024

Planning a trip? Don't forget travel insurance

As you get ready for your next vacation abroad or out of province — keep travel insurance in mind. It can help protect you and your family while you’re away.

How much does a funeral cost?
July 05, 2024

How much does a funeral cost?

What does the average funeral cost in Canada? See an example of funeral costs and services, and how to pay for it.

Do you need life insurance if you’re wealthy?
June 28, 2024

Do you need life insurance if you’re wealthy?

Even for the most affluent individuals, life insurance can be an important part of financial planning. It can be used to help grow, preserve, and transfer wealth.

8 of the smartest things you can do for your finances
June 19, 2024

8 of the smartest things you can do for your finances

Here are 8 actions you can take to get a handle on your finances.

10 free things to do in Montreal this summer
June 11, 2024

10 free things to do in Montreal this summer

Don’t let summer burn a hole in your pocket. Enjoy all the free things Montreal has to offer.

Can exercise help you save money?
June 04, 2024

Can exercise help you save money?

Staying active is not only good for your health – it can also save you money at insurance time. Here’s the difference a sedentary lifestyle can make, and how you can get moving and save money.

3 guaranteed investment products you need to know about
June 04, 2024

3 guaranteed investment products you need to know about

Thanks to good nutrition and medical advances, Canadians are living longer than ever before. But will our savings last as long as we do?

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