Wealth Tax Finds Support Among Many Canadians

The NDP and the Green Party revived their proposition for a wealth tax after a Parliamentary Budget Officer report back in June stated 1% of the country’s highest earners possessed over 25% of the country’s total wealth. Although the Bloc Quebecois, Liberals, and Conservatives objected to the NDP motion for…

Canadians Finding Unclaimed Cheques on Canada Revenue Agency Website

Many Canadians are finding uncashed government cheques worth hundreds – and in some cases thousands – of dollars through a little-known feature on the CRA website. The CRA recently introduced a tool in the My Account portal that allows users to collect and cash in on any unclaimed cheques, dating…

Saving Money Means Forming the Right Habits and Priorities

Monthly bills like car payments, rent, groceries, mortgages, and credit cards debt can leave very little left over for savings and investment. Even for Canadians with relatively high incomes, it can seem like there are always new expenses popping up that make planning and saving for the future nearly impossible.…