Investing

While money contributed to an RRSP is taxable when withdrawn, contributions to a TFSA are made with after-tax dollars and are not subject to any further taxation. As a result, every dollar in a TFSA will be earning tax-free interest.

When it comes to borrowing, consumers should know that there are multiple factors involved in lender calculations that lead to a final decision. In fact, each lender uses its own proprietary criteria, with a variety of factors carrying different weight, all entering into the final equation.

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One of Canada’s top 50 wealthiest people, John McCall MacBain, provides insight into some of the basic financial strategies of a billionaire.

On June 22, National Bank will offer clients access to the world of responsible investment with the launch of its new guaranteed investment certificate (GIC), the Socially Responsible GIC – Canadian Market. This tangibly demonstrates the Bank’s commitment to social responsibility and its desire to allow all investors to act on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns. This GIC is a brand new way to make equitable investments, without compromising on returns!

Anyone who has followed the economic headlines in recent years has heard plenty of concern being raised over Canada’s burgeoning debt-to-income ratio. For many, the figure is alarming, yet they don’t know what their own debt-to-income ratio actually is. But don’t worry if you find yourself in that majority, since even economists differ on what it really should be.

A plan that provides the mutual fund investor with fixed-dollar payments at specified intervals, usually monthly or quarterly. Reference :

The low savings rate among Quebec workers motivated the provincial government to introduce legislation requiring all businesses with more than five employees to set up a retirement savings plan.