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Anatomy of a Credit Score

Why is pulling a credit report the first thing lenders do when an application is filed? The credit score is one method used to measure a consumer’s creditworthiness. Credit scores range from 300 to 850. Credit reporting agencies don’t pull these numbers out of thin air. There are several financial factors that, once analyzed, are...
The Emotional Effects of Debt

How Debt Can Affect Mental Health

Every adult on the planet carries some degree of debt during their lifetime. In fact, the normal rite of passage for young people is to get credit cards or student loan debt as soon as that first paycheck is earned. As time passes, mortgages, auto loans and other types of credit is added to the pile of money owed to creditors. However, there is a possibility that debt can affect mental health when finances get out of control.

Emergency Fund - Why It Matters

Emergency Fund Preparedness

Unexpected emergencies happen every minute of the day. Among the forms they take include accidents, illness, natural disasters, and financial crisis such as job loss. Getting ready for the unforeseen takes careful advance planning and awareness. Here are some ways you can prepare for a financial emergency!

How to get a business credit card?

How to Get a Business Credit Card

Small business owners just starting out may think a company credit card is unnecessary. But even new companies can receive benefits and perks, along with expense management, to help the business to grow. Over time, building good business credit becomes a calling card to opportunities that produce the leverage needed to advance a small business into a thriving empire.

How to Build Your Team Before You Buy a House

In a perfect world, you find a house you love, you buy it, and live happily ever after! If only house hunting was as fast and easy as a transaction at the mall. Buying a property is a process that requires time, money, energy, and a qualified team to help you navigate the journey. To help you build your team and prepare for a house purchase, here is what you need to know!

House Buying Tips - How to Buy a House with Your Partner

How to Buy a House with Your Partner

Buying a house is a big step. It’s expensive, time-consuming and stressful. But when everything is said and done, it can be one of the most rewarding experiences in your life. Having a partner to navigate this experience with you can be a blessing with the proper planning and communication. Here are 4 things to discuss with your partner before buying a house together.

Wealthsimple: How I am using this robo advisor to invest for long-term

If you’re just starting with your investments, Wealthsimple guides you through the entire process. Similarly, if you are an experienced investor, Wealthsimple gives you multiple diversification options, along with the ability to set custom portfolios. If you need to contact support or require specific services, just reach out to their financial planners at the tap of a button.

Top Farm & Agriculture Equipment Manufacturers

Top 6 Farm & Agriculture Equipment Brands in Canada 2020

We’ve listed out the top six Canadian farming and agriculture equipment brands for the upcoming year so you know who to keep an eye on and what you can expect from each in 2020.

Best Semi-Truck Brands

Top 6 Semi-Truck Brands in Canada 2020

The trucking industry has come a long way in the last few decades, with new technology and other advancements. Let’s take a look at the top six commercial truck manufacturers in Canada and North America, as well as some of the changes we can expect to see in 2020.

Ownr, The Easiest Way to Register a Business in Canada

Ownr helps by giving business owners peace-of-mind and a process to follow, allowing them to quickly and affordably register a business. 

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