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Bank of Canada hikes interest rate again, but warns of NAFTA fallout

In the News   |   January 18, 2018

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The Bank of Canada is shifting its focus to NAFTA’s possible demise as it ponders what comes next after pushing its key interest rate to the highest level since the last recession. The central bank... read more

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The year so far in interest rates: Savers 1, Borrowers 0

In the News   |   January 16, 2018

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This year is already shaping up as the most eventful in a decade for interest-rate watchers. The country is zeroing-in on Wednesday’s Bank of Canada announcement as an indicator of what’s ahead for rates. But... read more

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Video: Carrick Talks Money: What to do to prepare for an interest rate rise

Videos   |   January 15, 2018

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Personal finance columnist Rob Carrick says an interest rate rise is looking more and more likely. He offers several ideas to reduce the impact on your finances.... read more

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Carrick Talks Money: What's the best way to invest in ETFs as a beginner?

Videos   |   January 11, 2018

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Personal Finance columnist Rob Carrick encourages the use of robo-advisers to cut through the complexity of getting started investing in Exchange Traded Funds.... read more

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Carrick Talks Money: When is it okay to break the first commandment of personal finance?

Videos   |   January 8, 2018

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 Rob Carrick speaks with insolvency trustee Doug Hoyes, on the trouble with debt; Should you always pay yourself first when it comes to finances?... read more

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Eight dos and don’ts for your personal finances in 2018

In the News   |   December 22, 2017

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Eight dos and don’ts for preparing your personal finances for the challenges ahead in 2018: DO brace for higher borrowing costs The economy’s improving, and that means an increased likelihood of more interest-rate increases next... read more

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Payday lenders squeezed by new regulations

In the News   |   December 18, 2017

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After more than two decades in the payday-loan industry, Anthony Piet faces his most difficult year in the business. Mr. Piet operates eight Money Mart franchises sprinkled across Canada, located in small towns such as... read more

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Canadians’ debt burden keeps climbing, hits record in third quarter

In the News   |   December 15, 2017

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Canadian households’ debt loads rose to another record high in the third quarter, as mortgage debt continued to climb despite rising interest rates. Statistics Canada reported that the ratio of household credit-market debt to disposable... read more

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Carrick Talks Money: What is the best travel reward program?

Videos   |   November 28, 2017

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Rob’s choice of travel reward programs is one that gives cash back, instead of points.... read more

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Video: Carrick Talks Money: The unforgivable money mistake Canadians make

Videos   |   November 21, 2017

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Rob wonders why so few Canadians have a written will, when the cost is low to have one written.... read more

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Carrick Talks Money: The sad but true reality of future investment returns

Videos   |   November 13, 2017

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The days of double digit returns are over. Rob Carrick, personal finance columnist, lays out what you can expect given your investment risk profile.... read more

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Artful dodgers

Cartoons   |   November 8, 2017

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The so-called Paradise Papers have revealed how the world's rich and famous are shielding their money from the taxman.

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Will robo-advisers really put advisors out of business?

Videos   |   November 1, 2017

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While some industry watchers say yes, there’s growing evidence that investors still want that human touch – even while adopting more digital tools.... read more

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Carrick Talks Money: The sad but true reality of future investment returns

Videos   |   October 30, 2017

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The days of double digit returns are over. Rob Carrick, personal finance columnist, lays out what you can expect given your investment risk profile.... read more

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Why a 20% home down payment may not be worth it

In the News   |   October 27, 2017

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It’s tough to feel financially prudent when buying a house these days. That’s why an increasing number of first-time buyers are saving a down payment of 20 per cent or more. In doing so, they... read more

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