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One-third of Canadian households living paycheque to paycheque

One-third  of Canadians still live from pay-cheque to pay-cheque, according to Globe and Mail. We can empathize as many have gone through such periods, but do we have to continue this way. Skating on thin ice and peace of mind becomes an elusive goal.

A new survey suggests fewer Canadians are living from paycheque to paycheque, and more are putting money aside for a rainy day or retirement.

But there are still a large number that would face difficulties after one week of not receiving their cheques, and savings rates remain low, the results show.

The survey by the Canadian Payroll Association found 47 per cent saying they would be in financial dire straits if their pay was delayed as little as a week.

Living from Pay-Check to Pay-Check

Living from Pay Check to Pay Check

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Consumer Debt Proposal vs Bankruptcy—How to Decide Which One is Right for YOU

We’re asked—on a daily basis—about consumer debt proposals vs bankruptcy, and which one is right for you. And the simple answer is….that there is no simple answer. These two, unique, approaches to debt management are unique in their own rights—and offer their own benefits and drawbacks. Having said that however, neither of them should be … Read More

De-Mythifying Bankruptcy

Let’s talk about bankruptcy- the word that sends chills down people’s spines. Some can’t even fathom what their lives would be like after going through this taxing ordeal. Though it may sound like the worst possible financial crisis that you could endure, it’s not the monster that you think it is. In fact, it can … Read More