Better Savers: Americans or Canadians?

During this time of year it is typical for people living near a Canadian / US border to celebrate the friendship between these the two nations.  Friendship Festivals typically take place between July 1st and July 4th (or 5th).  They celebrate both Canada Day (July 1st) and Independence Day (July 4th).  I am especially thankful for the good relationship between the two countries as I am Canadian, … [Read more...]

Happy Canada Day

As a Canadian citizen, today I want to celebrate Canada Day with my fellow Canadians. Do you know anything about Canadian Personal Finance?  See how you do on this quick ten question quiz. What is an RRSP? What is the TSX? Where would you go to spot a Loonie? Where would you find a Toonie? Who has the stronger currency - USA or Canada? A favorite place to spend your hard earned … [Read more...]