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Top 7 Paid Surveys Sites in Canada

We’ll let you know about the top 7 paid survey sites for Canadians. These have been vetted as legitimate, well-established paid survey sites. They all have different incentives that can include cash, gift cards, a point system, sweepstakes, and free products.

How to Spot and Avoid E-Transfer Scams

One of the main ways you can be scammed is through e-Transfers. Unfortunately, there are many ways that you can be scammed if you’re not cautious. We’ll let you know what to look out for and how to prevent scams from happening to you.

When can I file my taxes in 2023

The tax season runs from March through to the end of April. If you owe, you need to pay by the end of April so it’s always good to prepare before March and then hand it in as soon as possible. The deadline can vary depending on a few things. It’s important to understand when exactly you need to file your taxes as you don’t want any late fees like interest.

The Principles of Interest

Two basic parts of most types of credit account payments are principal and interest. Principal is the amount borrowed, which can mean the price of an item (like a car or house) or the amount of credit used (as in credit cards and credit lines). Interest is the cost the lender charges the borrower to extend credit, which is where some borrowers get confused or pay more than they bargained for.

Best Robo Advisors in Canada: Reviewing the Benefits of Using a Hybrid Approach

You can find some of the best robo advisors in Canada, as Canadians like to use today’s technology to stay ahead with their investments. So, from which companies should you seek guidance? Let’s review three of the best robo advisors – companies that offer a hybrid model when investing.

How to Protect Your HELOC from Rising Rates in 2022

If you have a HELOC, it’s most likely tied to Prime Rate. This means when Prime Rate is low, you benefit from a lower cost of borrowing and lower payments. However, when Prime Rate starts to increase, your cost of borrowing and payments will get higher as a result. And that looks to be happening this year in 2022.

What is a Wire Transfer and How Do I Do One?

Learning more about wire transfers can help you understand more about this process and if it is the right one for you to use. We’ve gathered all of the information you need to make the most informed decision on wire transfers and all that they come with.

How to Open A Bank Account

In Canada, there are many different options available when considering opening up a bank account. Bank accounts are available at all Canadian banks, trust companies and credit unions and they offer individuals a safe and reliable place to keep their money.

Dividend Stocks to Watch

The first step to understanding the concept of dividend stocks is knowing the term’s meaning. So, here we go: dividend stocks are equity of companies that distribute part of their profits to shareholders regularly. Depending on the company, shareholders receive this payment either as cash or additional shares.

How Canada’s Newest SMB Lender Uses Tech to Streamline Funding

One of Canada’s newest small business lenders is using the latest technologies to offer clients a more seamless financing experience, designed to meet the challenges of an uncertain economy.