3 Super Simple Ways Students Can Save Money

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University is an exciting time in a person’s life when they’re expected to expand their mind, meet interesting new people, and learn how to live on a shoestring budget. Being broke is one of the many challenges students face as they start this thrilling new chapter of their life. Many of them juggle their studies with part-time jobs to get by, yet — despite Ontario’s most recent minimum wage hike — the paycheque they take home isn’t enough. That deficit only gets worse when winter semester rolls around, as scholarships, OSAP, and their allowance from mom and dad start to dry up.

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7 Tips for Keeping Up the Value of Your Home

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The housing market has been struggling ever since the financial crisis in 2007, but in the past year or so things have been changing for the better. Depending on where you live, 2018 might just be an excellent opportunity to make a profit on your real estate.

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Unexpected Costs In & Around Your Home

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You move into your home, thinking everything’s perfect. Soon, you’re bombarded with items to fix here and there.

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TransUnion Credit Monitoring is a Must-Have for Peace of Mind!

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This post is sponsored by TransUnion brought to you through ShopShare Network. All opinions expressed are 100% my own.

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Understanding the Financial Concept of Loans by Installment

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The financial crisis hit us all really hard and, while we are told that it is now truly behind us, many of us continue to struggle financially. One area of the market that has boomed in the face of this adversity is the lenders’ market, even though they were part to blame for the crisis in the first place, through irresponsible lending practices. Since the crisis, however, they have been able to diversify in the types of loans they offer for all kinds of situations, and one of the most popular ones is the installment loan.Installment LoansWhat Are Installment Loans?

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