Financial Coach

Tips and advice from our certified in-house coach!

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21 articles in this collection
Written by Colin and Mel

What is The Difference Between an RRSP and a TFSA and Which is Right For Me

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Written by Mel
Updated over a week ago

5 Small actions you can take every day to save a little coin

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Written by Mel
Updated over a week ago

Managing your finances in uncertain times

Some financial tips when the economy is taking a hit
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

An Easy and Reliable Way to File Your Taxes

Doing taxes doesn't have to be painful. Online filing is now easy. Read how the process works.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Tips to Build Your Retirement Savings

How much should you save for retirement? Build your savings using RRSPs, pension plans and investing tools such as Wealthsimple.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Home and Renters Insurance 101

As home owner or renter - when do I need insurance and how do I get the best bang for my buck?
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

What Info Do I Need to File My Tax Return Online?

Ready to sit down and file your taxes? Good for you! Here's what information you need to have handy.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Financial Coach

Chat with your financial coach in app
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Written by Colin
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Commonly Forgotten Tax Deductions

Commonly forgotten tax deductions to maximize your tax return.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

The Ins and Outs of Life Insurance

Learn when you need life insurance, how to figure out what type you need and where to get it (for a good value)
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

How to Double Your Savings With KOHO

Learn how to get the most out of KOHO. Our automated savings features can help you save twice as much.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

How to Save While on a Tight Budget

Save up for vacation, stay out of credit card debt, and build savings while on a budget.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Conquering Tax Season: Part 3 - What to Do With Your Tax Refund/ Taxes Owed

What should you do with your tax refund? Use it for your TFSA, RRSP, vacation or debt? What happens if you owe money to the CRA?
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Tips to Tackle Your Debt

Tackle unwanted high interest rate debt (such as credit card debt or Payday loans) now
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

A Simple Way to Budget

Get a handle on your expenses! Start saving more or tackling debt faster with a very simple budgeting system.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Conquering Tax Season: Part 1 - RRSP Contributions

How to master RRSP contributions at tax-time. What's the deadline? How much can and should you put in? Or should you use a TFSA?
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

10 Things To Know When Dealing with Collections

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Written by Mel
Updated over a week ago

Avoiding NSF Fees

Avoid pesky non-sufficient funds (NSF) fees by using bill-pay and maintaining a float, without damaging your savings.
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Conquering Tax Season: Part 2 - Filing Your Taxes

When is the tax deadline? Do you really need to file? Which tax-deductions do you need to know? What's the best way to file?
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

The Perks of Using a Prepaid Card

Why a prepaid card may help you save more than a traditional credit card despite the perks, rewards and cash back (hint-expensive interest)
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Written by Colin
Updated over a week ago

Solutions to Manage Unsecured Debts

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Written by Mel
Updated over a week ago