To broaden their horizons and experience something new, many students opt to study abroad. Here are seven good reasons to choose to study in Canada.

If you’re ready to go off to university, you’re ready to start learning how to budget. First-time university students are susceptible to overspending but by maintaining a budget, you will save money, manage expenses and set yourself up for success!


When the first heatwave of the summer hits and people suddenly decide the time is right for a pool, too many of them end up being disappointed because of delivery delays, shoddy installation and higher than expected costs. We’ve put together a few tips to help you make a smart purchase.

According to the 2014 edition of the annual Andex Charts, the average return on Canadian, U.S. and international equities has varied between 9 and 11% since 1950. That means a $100 investment in the S&P 500 in 1950 would have been worth more than $66,000 by 2014 (660 times the initial outlay). This result demonstrates the value that stocks can create for long-term investors.

Treasury bonds are short-term borrowing titles which serve to finance the debt and borrowing of a government. Treasury bonds usually have a maturity of three months to one year and are sold in denominations ranging from $1,000 to $1 million.