Saturday, October 23, 2021

Financial stress is taking a physical toll on young Canadians, survey finds

September 28, 2021 8:56 am For the past several years, the strain of financial stress has left Safiya Mayers with depression, anxiety, fatigue, aching muscles, weight fluctuations and chest pains. The...

Canada’s tight labour market makes right now a perfect time to ask for a...

September 23, 2021 10:21 am TORONTO — If you haven’t asked for a bump in compensation lately, you may be missing out on what recruiters and career coaches say is...

Need for life insurance for young people depends on circumstances

September 21, 2021 11:36 am Des Carter made the decision to buy life insurance five years ago when he and his partner were looking to buy their first home together...

Three millennials share their best financial advice for saving money

September 7, 2021 12:56 pm With a growing body of financial education available on social media or a quick visit to a search engine, it can be tricky to separate...

A repayment strategy is the quickest path to becoming debt free

August 24, 2021 9:01 am In July, Zandile Chiwanza popped a bottle of champagne and called her friends to celebrate a major milestone: she had just finished paying off approximately...

Canadians with lowest credit scores led wave of pandemic credit card debt repayment

August 23, 2021 4:26 pm TORONTO — Canadians with the lowest credit ratings repaid the most credit card debt in the first year of the pandemic as part of a...

Canadians paid down record amount of debt amid pandemic, StatCan says

August 23, 2021 1:31 pm OTTAWA — Canadians paid down a record amount of non-mortgage debt in the first year of the pandemic to create the first year-over-year declines for...

Renting out backyard swimming pools can be lucrative, but experts warn of risks

August 19, 2021 9:01 am CALGARY — Stephanie Sabela didn't know what to expect when she first decided to list her backyard swimming pool for rent on the popular online...

Home sales continued to cool in July, down 3.5 per cent month-over-month

August 16, 2021 10:11 am The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales cooled for their fourth consecutive month in July as new supply fell in about three quarters of...

Freelancers need to learn how to budget for irregular income

August 10, 2021 11:01 am TORONTO — When Jasmine Williams first went freelance a few years ago, one of her biggest challenges was dealing with the inconsistency of her income. Williams,...

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Wilson’s overhead kick earns Newcastle draw at Palace in EPL

October 23, 2021 12:16 pm LONDON (AP) — Callum Wilson’s goal from an overhead kick rescued a 1-1 draw for Newcastle at Crystal Palace but...

Tens of thousands in Orban rally in Hungary capital Budapest

October 23, 2021 12:01 pm BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his right-wing government marched...

States mostly defer to union guidance for on-set gun safety

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