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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For January 22, 2016

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The Toronto Star reported on the global unemployment numbers are "alarming". The Financial Post detailed one way that the low Loonie will benefit you as a cross-border shopper. They alsorevealed details about the CRA's new auto-fill feature, which will help speed up your tax filing. The Canada Business Review revealed five reasons to review your ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For January 15, 2016

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Marketplace lender Borrowell released results from an interesting survey onhow credit card debt affects Canadians and covered the interesting story behind Blue Monday, statistically the most depressing day of the year. The Globe and Mail discussed five myths about borrowing money to invest, including the common-known thinking that all debt is bad, ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For December 25, 2015

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The CBC reported that Canada is poised to be the hub of Islamic banking. Yahoo Canada Finance explained how wage garnishment works. The Business News Network revealed their top financial reads of 2015. The Globe and Mail wrote about four mortgage trends to watch in 2016. The Inside Toronto blog revealed five ways to have a frugal winter fun in ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For December 18, 2015

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Huffington Post Canada revealed five thrifty and thoughtful holiday gift ideas. The Financial Post featured a great piece telling us how to make this holiday season about the big gifts like family heirlooms or even cash. They also revealed theCharities of the Year report card 2015, which you can review here. The Globe and Mail reported on two ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For December 4, 2015

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The Globe and Mail had a great piece on how you can give your kids the gift of money this holiday season by setting up an allowance or an RESP. They also revealed that foreign buyers are increasing their appetite for Canadian condos. The Winnipeg Free Press wrote about how and why Canadian snowbirds should make sure their finances and estates are in good ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For November 27, 2015

We rounded up recent articles below from the past week, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The Canadian Personal Finance Blog wrote about rising food prices in Canada, revealing that Canadians paid at least 4.1% more in October than usual. The Canadian Money Saver blog wrote about howCanada's next generation is starting to side hustle. The Globe and Mail detailed how much benefits parents would get under the proposed child benefit program, ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For November 20, 2015

Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest post covering thebasics of Critical Illness insurance. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Tim Cestnick of The Globe and Mail rounded up 6 tips employeesshould consider before year-end to save on taxesincluding by negotiating a home office or reducing taxable car benefits.On retirement, the paper outlined which retirement savings ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For November 13, 2015

Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest post revealing 7 Tricks to Reduce Group Insurance Rates for Small Business. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Macleans Magazine wrote an interesting piece on how to become a millionaire. CTV News reported on howentrepreneurs are turning to crowdfunding to finance businesses. The Toronto Star wrote about how drivers inquiring about the new snow ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For November 6, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! We were happy to have been featured on CBC Radio’s here. Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest infographic detailing the costs of a funeral in Canada,including the sometimes forgotten expenses like thank you cards or your obituary, which can cost hundreds of dollars. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Personal Finance Expert Sean Cooper made ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For October 30, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! We were happy to have been featured in MoneySense magazine this past week, where our Director of New Business Development discussed estate planning and legacy building. Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest article on whether life insurance agents should stop selling products of companies that compete with them. It featured some top personal finance experts who shared there knowledge and opinions on the topic. We rounded up other recent articles ...
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