Yep, the new Wealthsimple do-everything cash account comes with a 2.4% savings rate, a nifty new cash card, and no account fees. And that’s just the beginning.
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Judith Maria Bradley was just named finalist for model of the year in Canada. And she didn’t start modelling until age 70. The Money Diary of a woman with a second act (and a third and a fourth)
Brandi Leifso is a high school dropout, a survivor of domestic violence, and the founder of a beauty empire that’s taking the world by storm.
Alec Young, at age 28, was on the proverbial treadmill: work a corporate job, blow your paycheques on small luxuries, repeat. One day he decided to trade the treadmill for a bike. What happened next was unpredictable. Even to the grizzly bear.
Aliza Kelly — author, money manifest-er — joins the occult with the almighty dollar. Here she answers the big question: What’s going to happen to the market when Uranus is in Taurus?! (We're not saying you should believe it, but we're boring data people.)
Smart and simple advice on how to be a financial grownup. See all
There are a few simple ways to make sure you have your ducks in a row when you become a parent. Do them as soon as you can! You’re a responsible adult now, after all. Here’s how.
Being a mother has historically meant less pay, a compromised career, and other unpleasant vocational things. But there are ways to fight against that. A guide to navigating the four key mom-penalty moments.
A guide to the frenzy, the idiocy, the opportunity, and everything else you need to know before investing (or not) in IPOs.
What tension between governments means for your investment decisions.
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Why are we telling the story of where we came from now? Because it’s got a lot to do with where Wealthsimple is going.
If you love SimpleTax (or don’t know you love it yet) you’ll be thrilled to know it’s now another way Wealthsimple is making your money life better.
When you log in to Wealthsimple in the next week, things are going to look a little different. Our new experience gives you a clearer picture of where you are, so you can make better decisions about where you want to go.
Today we unveil Wealthsimple’s first sports arena. It’s gorgeous, brand new, and the size of a large Caesar salad.
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Anne Helen Petersen, journalist and author of the forthcoming book "Can’t Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation", explains how things are different for the generation the world seems to love to hate.
How much will it cost to have a cat — this year, next year, for the rest of its natural born life? We did some math.
No. We’re not being hyberbolic. (Yes we are.) But as folks who like trades (be they in financial markets or the NBA), here’s our argument that the Kawhi Leonard trade was the best in NBA history.
The economics of the way we raise our children — and the psychological repercussions it causes.
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Today we challenge WS’s investment experts with a taste of their own medicine: If stocks have the best returns, and their risk is minimal if your timetable is long enough... why are there bonds in my portfolio?
We answer your burning money questions. In this edition: what active managers do well and what they don’t do well.
We rounded up our Portfolio Managers and asked them which things pretty much everyone wants to know.
If you want to know if our fees are worth it, read this, see the services we provide, and decide for yourself. (We're pretty confident.)
It’s that time of year, when you tip those wonderful people who help you live your life – the babysitter, the hair stylist, the handyman, the doorman, the house cleaner. Yet you have zero idea how much to give. Our fearless columnist takes on holiday tipping.
Our columnist takes on the conundrum of wanting to be responsible but not being able to afford sustainable body wash and eco jeans. Hint: it’s not about what you buy.
People lose their ever-loving minds when their sports teams win championships. Can it be done in a more Canadian, less horrible dumpster-fire way? We answer your burning (sorry) questions.
Our columnist explores the slippery ethics of using payment apps, and how they can actually make dealing with money weirder.