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ETF vs Index Fund
Investing, Investing Canada, Personal Finance, Personal Finance Canada

ETF vs Index Fund

Congratulations on looking into ETF’s and index funds. Understanding these key tools are one of the most important steps on...
iShares vs Vanguard
Investing, Investing Canada

iShares vs Vanguard

iShares and Vanguard exchange-traded funds (ETF’s) are some of the most popular products in the market. People often have difficulty...
XGRO vs VGRO
Investing, Investing Canada

XGRO VS VGRO

“All-in-one” exchange-traded funds (ETF’s) have become very popular – and for good reason. They allow you to get exposure to...

Credit Score

Learn more about credit scores and how to boost it!

How to build credit score

How to improve your credit score?

Improve your credit score. Fast.

If your credit score is less than 700, then we strongly recommend you take active steps to improve it…[read more]

How Credit Score is Calculated

How is your credit score calculated?

The factors that determine your credit score.

Credit scores are typically generated by three credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion…[read more]

how to check credit score

What is your credit score?

Free credit score reports.

Stay on top of your credit score with free reports…[read more]

Saving and Investing

Take control of your money!

Personal Financial Management

Five myths of the financial world

Avoid the traps of investing

Debunking the five myths that financial advisors use to prey on their clients…[read more]

How Much Money Do You Need For Retirement

How much do you need for retirement

Figure out the size of your nest egg

No one actually wants money. Rather, we all want what money can provide….[read more]

How To Create Investment Portfolio

Creating an investment portfolio

Learn how to allocate your money

For most of us, investing money isn’t a full time job. This is the reason why we need to investments that don’t require constant attention…[read more]

Personal Finance Tips

Things everyone wishes they knew earlier

Should you buy or lease a car

Should you lease or buy a car?

Discover what makes the most sense for you

Ah the age old question of whether you should lease or buy a new car. Check out our recommendation here…[read more]

What are Mortgages

What is a mortgage?

Tips on getting a mortgage

We want to arm you with the knowledge to get the best possible mortgage when you buy your dream home….[read more]

Skip Mortgage Payment

Deferring mortgage payments?

When deferring mortgage payments make sense

Are there any downsides to deferring mortgage payments? How do you go about skipping mortgage payments with your bank? Find out here….[read more]

Tips on Buying an Investment Property

Should you become a landlord?

Tips for purchasing your investment property

We have owned and managed an investment property for years, and want to share everything we’ve learned!…[read more]

What is Money Fiat Currency

What is money?

Find out how money is created and destroyed

We’re going to take a look at how our monetary system evolved from the gold standard to the fiat currency system…[read more]

What is Inflation and Hyperinflation

What's up with inflation?

Why is your cash worth less every year?

When inflation happens, the amount of things you can buy with your money decreases. Why does this happen?…[read more]

Latest Reward Points Values

How much are your reward points worth?

.4 cents
Aeroplan Point Value
.4 cents
AAdvantage Point Value
.5 cents
AMEX Point Value

.8 cents
Chase Point Value

.6 cents
Citi Point Value
.2 cents
Delta Skymiles Point Value
.65 cents
Hilton Honors Point Value
.8 cents
Hyatt Point Value
.2 cents
JetBlue Point Value

.0 cents
Marriott Point Value

.5 cents
Southwest Point Value

.5 cents
United Point Value