• What does my credit score show?

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    Whether you're buying a house or trying to get a car loan, a good credit rating could be the make-or-break factor. But how much do you really know about this essential financial tool? First of all, what does a credit score entail? …

  • Tips for fighting financial stress

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    Most people believe money woes only happen for those in hot financial water: If your expenses are outpacing your spending, or you find you're getting deeper into debt. But financial stress can impact just about anyone, even those who …

  • Credit score week: Pumping up your credit rating

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    You ordered your credit rating and it's not looking too good. Or maybe you're still young and you don't have much of a credit score to speak of. Without a favourable credit rating to point to, you could find yourself restricted in your …

  • Estate planning for the childless

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    Having children is one of those milestones that seems to arrive on everybody's schedule at some point. However, whether for personal reasons or unforeseen circumstances, not every person or couple ends up having children. The question, …

  • Are you on the road to retirement?

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    Even the least financially savvy individual is well aware of the importance of coming up with a retirement strategy. You need to lay a solid foundation for your finances now so you can enjoy your work-free life later on. It's not …

  • 3 traits to help with long-term wealth creation

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    Everyone's financial journey is different. While one person may need help with redundancy advice, another could be more focused on fine-tuning their investment strategy. However, that doesn't mean we can't all learn valuable lessons …