How to go about securing the best rate and plan for your credit card in Canada.
Q: My income fluctuates quite widely from year to year. How do I plan for this and how do I handle the tax implications of such income swings? —David A: Yours is the challenge of many a commissioned salesperson or business owner, David. The thought of a stable salary and defined benefit pension.... More »
One week left to grab the higher sign up bonus on the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express + MORE Oct 13th
Wow three months sure do fly by! It feels just like yesterday when the increased sign up offer on the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit from American Express launched but alas it was not. In fact it has almost been three months and the offer will wrap up next week on October 18th. If you don't have th.... More »
Robin Harvey thought she was being financially prudent when she urged her son to sign up to monitor their credit files at Equifax Canada in 2013. Her son was graduating from university at the time, and the former journalist pushed him to keep a close eye on his records while reactivating her account.... More »
2017 Retail Store Card Survey: Customers lured to high interest cards with more rewards + MORE Oct 18th
Retailers are increasing rewards offerings on high-interest co-branded and store-only credit cards, according to a new report from CreditCards.com..... More »
As a single mom going through a big life change, it's critical to stay on top of your credit because that's when you're going to need it most.... More »
Finding charges inaccurately reported on credit card statements can be annoying, but disputing them can be cumbersome. Keeping receipts and tracking expenses can help you figure out legitimate expenses without having to initiate a chargeback.