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Turning Over A New Leaf: Sorting Out Your Finances For Fall

September 29, 2014

When was the last time you took a good hard look at your finances? Fall is the season of change, and if your finances aren’t working for you …

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Tips For Planning A Destination Wedding

September 24, 2014

The dress. The beach. The sights. The adventure! There’s no doubt about it, the desire to wed somewhere glamorous and exotic is appealing to an increasing number of …

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6 Tips For Teaching Your Kids About Money

September 17, 2014

It’s time for ‘the talk’ with your kids. Don’t worry, not that talk – the one about money instead. Talking to your kids and helping them learn how …

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Back To Basics: Is It Time For A New Car?

September 12, 2014

As Google continues to chip away at its visionary driverless car-powered future, the rest of us are still stuck behind the wheel. But while 2015’s fleet of family-friendly …

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Car Accidents In Parking Lots: Who Is At Fault?

September 12, 2014

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, nearly 20 per cent of car accidents occur in parking lots and garages. Given the frequency of parking lot accidents, …

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Summer’s Over, Now It’s Time To Start Saving For Your Next Vacation

September 4, 2014

And just like that it’s fall again. The kids are going back to school, the leaves are changing, and our summer vacations are behind us. But it’s never …

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10 Safety Tips For Women Who Live Alone

August 26, 2014

Call it the rise of the single lady, as an increasing number of women are not only becoming first-time home buyers, but they’re choosing to do so alone. …

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Five Best Credit Cards For Fresh-Faced Freshmen

August 18, 2014

What’s freshman year without that first plastic fountain of funds we affectionately call a credit card? As your first-time student packs up their things and readies themselves for …

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Clean House Before You Buy A House: Take Control Of Your Money

August 12, 2014

Between paying off debts and day-to-day living expenses, sometimes it’s difficult to keep an eye on the coming and going of your finances. But, if you’re looking to …

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An Insurance Guide to Sending Your Child Off to College

July 28, 2014

School starts early this year with Labour Day falling on September 1st. Many college and university students will be heading to school well before this, however, which means …

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10 Summer Activities for Kids that Won’t Break the Bank

July 18, 2014

Summer is here and school is out. Whether you’re home full time with the kids or taking a holiday to spend time with them, it can be tough …

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Top 10 Tips For Cheaper Car Insurance

July 10, 2014

Every ComparaSaver knows that comparing car insurance quotes can save you money (about $670 by our estimation), but you could save even more if you layer in these …

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Soleful Summer: The Best & Worst Shoes For Driving

July 7, 2014

When it comes to shoes, women tend to choose the pair that goes best with their outfit and not necessarily the one that is most practical. This is …

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What Every Woman Needs to Know About Planning for Retirement

July 4, 2014

Women have a number of unique challenges they need to take into consideration when planning for retirement. For one, the life expectancy of a woman is four to …

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When Closing Dates Don’t Jive, Bridge Loans May Help You Get Into Your New Home

July 2, 2014

For many, the new home you just bought and the home you just sold would close on the same day ideally. That way the money from the sale …

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