5 Tips for Getting Your Finances Under Control

Are you spiraling into debt? Or maybe you just don’t have the kind of savings that you’d like. Whatever your reasons for your money problems, here are five ways to retake control of your finances... 

Are Any Action Taken Against The Tax Preparer For Filing Incorrect Tax Returns?

28 million tax returns were filed by taxpayers of Canada in 2013. Nearly half of these returns were filed electronically using software that is commonly used by tax preparers. Tax preparers are the professionals... 

Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Cultural Shock

It is only when they enter the 3rd phase of culture shock that Canadians begin to appreciate the cultural differences between Canada and their host country. They finally begin to adjust with the people... 

Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Healthcare

Living in a foreign country for an extended period of time exposes you to many health risks that are not evident when you travel for a short time period. When you stay in a foreign country for a longer... 

Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Money Matters

Money matters become important when living abroad. You must learn to manage your money as it is difficult to make an assessment of the kind of money you need to have in emergency situations. This is natural... 

New PRPP Scheme v/s the RRSP Retirement Savings

Millions of Canadians depend on their RRSPs for their retirement savings, as it is the most popular investment tool. However, there are many other saving options as well. The latest saving vehicle launched... 

How Splitting Income with Spouse helps in Tax Planning

Canada has a progressive tax system, thus the more you earn, the more tax you pay. To avoid paying higher rate of tax on your earnings, you can split income and shift some of your income to your wife if... 

Is Growing Wealth Gap An Indication Of The Next Big Recession

The latest global wealth report by Credit Suisse rang bells for the investors and has an alert for the employees across the world. As per the wealth gap report, top 1% people of the world in terms of wealth... 

Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Taxation and Laws

You have obligations in terms of paying taxes. These obligations depend upon your residency status. Many factors are taken into account to decide your residency status. These include the reason behind... 

Why Should You Not Miss The 401k Match

Ever since it was introduced way back in the year 1980, 401k has become the most popular and preferred retirement saving plan of employees across the country. Employees contribute to their 401k to create... 

Maximizing Returns on RRSP Investment Part 2

Maximizing Returns on RRSP Investment Part 2 Maximizing Returns on RRSP Investments (continued…) However, at present, the borrowing rates are low and carrying on a short-term investment strategy can

How Splitting Income with Spouse helps in Tax Planning

How Splitting Income with Spouse helps in Tax Planning Canada has a progressive tax system, thus the more you earn, the more tax you pay. To avoid paying higher rate of

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Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Cultural Shock

Guide For Canadian Immigrants: Cultural Shock It is only when they enter the 3rd phase of culture shock that Canadians begin to appreciate the cultural differences

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Challenging the credit card bill

Challenging the credit card bill Often, people are not happy with their credit card bill. Reason being very simple for them, they may not be

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5 Tips for Getting Your Finances Under Control

5 Tips for Getting Your Finances Under Control Are you spiraling into debt? Or maybe you just don’t have the kind of savings that you’d like. Whatever your

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Dealing with the phenomenon of rising rates while making an investment

Dealing with the phenomenon of rising rates while making an investment The interest rates are central axis around which any market would revolve. It is this rate which indicates or at

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A poor credit score can be a big overhead on your business costs

A poor credit score can be a big overhead on your business costs Running a small business is always quite challenging and exciting too. It is a combination of working with passion and