Finance

Finance isn’t just a word, it’s a profession, an industry and a way to make money sound intimidating. But the principles of finance are actually pretty simple. Educate yourself on them, and you’ll be in your way to mastering the art of money.

How to Make a Budget

It's never too late to learn one of the most essential life skills: making and sticking to a budget. Let us show you how to budget like a champion.

How to Switch Banks

If your current bank isn’t meeting your needs, it’s time for a change. These steps will teach you how to switch banks.

What’s a good credit score?

Here’s the simple, three-digit answer you’re likely seeking. Anything above 700 is considered a “good” credit score.

How To Make Money Online

Making extra money used to require working nights at the mall and spending your Saturday nights babysitting someone else’s kids. While those methods are awesome, there’s a new, potentially easier and faster way to make money: online.

The Ultimate Guide to Money Management

Managing your money is deceptively difficult. Even those with a lot of it can easily put themselves in a financial hole. And those who struggle to make ends meet have an even more difficult time making sure all their needs—both current and future—are covered.

How to Prepare for a Recession

While we like to talk about “the economy” as if it’s a static entity, it’s actually more like a living, changing ecosystem. It fluctuates unpredictably, sometimes wildly, and can look very different from one year to the next.

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Automating Your Finances

We'll show you how to automate your finances so that you never find yourself choosing between a new pair of shoes or funding your future.

Tax Calculator

Our free tax calculator will help you understand how much you owe in taxes, along with other useful information.

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What Is the Canada Emergency Student Benefit?

The Canada Emergency Student Benefit or CESB is a government program that offered financial aid to students and recent graduates who struggled to find work during the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020.

Complete Guide to the CERS Application

CERS stands for Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy. CERS provides rent and mortgage assistance to small businesses impacted by COVID-19.

A Guide to Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Lending

Peer-to-peer lending has increased in popularity as an alternative to more traditional leanding approaches, such as bank loans and credit cards. It cuts out the middleman by connecting investors with potential borrowers.

Wealthsimple Work: Paying Startup Employees

There’s a lot to say about this topic—your own and your employees’ compensation has many parts, and you need to think through each carefully.

Is Binance Legal in Canada?

Binance’s trouble with regulators has complicated its availability to Canadians. Here’s what you need to know.

Top 10 Personal Finance Podcasts

A look at the best personal finance podcasts and what they can teach you about saving and investing your money.