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Top 8 mistakes in a financial plan

We believe everybody should have a financial plan (they're not just for the ultra-wealthy). They can look very different and that's perfectly normal. Whether yours comes in the form of a booklet, a web app, a set of conversations, a one-page manifesto, or is simply non-existent, you should look out for these common mistakes which our experts have seen over the years. Read on to make sure your plan is rock-solid!

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Good debt vs. bad debt

Debt is one of the most searched financial terms, the most feared financial term, and the top financial struggle for most Canadian families. In the world of personal finance, it’s the four-letter word. It is also a catalyst for taking action, a tool to change your money game, and a chance to optimize your finances. This article is our way to show you the good and bad of debt, and how you can make it work for you.

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How do you organize your important documents?

Are you familiar with a dusty old shoebox filled with important documents, electricity bills, your grade 12 report card, account statements, parking ticket, birthday cards from the last 10 years and your passport? Don’t worry - you are not alone in this world. We live in a digital world, where most things made of paper either end up in the dusty box or piled up on your kitchen counter/coffee table/dresser.

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