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Canadian Businesses That Are Thriving During Covid-19

Canadian Businesses That Are Thriving During The Pandemic

There is no doubt that the pandemic has turned the Canada's economy upside down.

From the most established and top Inc 500 companies, to mom and pop stores Canada wide, everyone is struggling. In most cases, in a very negative way.

Every single business and individual has been effected by this Covid-19 “plague” and that is just the reality.

That said, there has been some tremendous amount of innovation …

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The Financial Plight of Canadian Cities During Covid-19

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As a member of the G7, Canada is definitely one of the most financially successful countries in the world.

After all, you don’t become one of the richest countries around by just spending money. You better have the best money managers in the world as well.


However, it seems like Covid-19 has changed all of that.


Canadian cities that were once considered financial powerhouses, are now struggling to procure or …

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Money Management During The Pandemic

Money Management During The Pandemic

Managing money is already hard enough for most people. So when Covid-19 hit, it made things ridiculously worse. Most of us do not learn any money management skills while growing up. Not in school and definitely not from our folks.


Did you know that 1 in 6 Canadians have more money going out (Expenses), then coming in (Income). This is according to the government of Canada’s 2019 survey. Isn’t …

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The Truth About Canadians Working from Home

There is a lot of discussion these days about working from home. Does it really improve your productivity? Or does it kill it instead? If you look at what people say online, especially from our bigger cities like Vancouver and Toronto, there is a tremendous amount of difference in opinions.

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A Quick Guide to Short Term Loans in Canada

We’ve all been there—all of a sudden your dishwasher breaks and you don’t have enough to cover the repair until the next paycheque in two weeks. Or you’re down to your last $10 and you forgot to leave room to pay that electric bill for the month. You could overdraft your bank account, but you’ll have to deal with all of the fees that come along with it (and suddenly, …

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All About Online Loans

In a world where even doctor visits can be completed online, you have more ways than ever to get a loan. Of course, the easiest way to get a loan is by choosing online loans. With online loans, you can get a loan right from your living room, without even having to leave the house—and who wouldn’t want to avoid changing out of sweatpants and driving to the bank!

Getting …

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Small Loans - My Canada Payday

We usually think of loans in terms of large amounts, like financing for a new house or even buying a new or used vehicle. However, what if you don’t need tens of thousands of dollars to qualify for a loan in the first place?

Most people who borrow money every now and then, simply need a hand with everyday expenses, such as:

  • Replacing a broken washer or dryer
  • Fixing car …

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What is an Open Loan?

Secured, unsecured, fixed rate, variable rate, closed, open—there are tons of different kinds of loans out there. Choosing the right loan for you means first understanding what the requirements for these loans are, and then applying those requirements to your unique financial situation. Not every loan is going to be a perfect match for your needs!

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What is a Vig on a Loan?

Simply put, vig is a slang term that is used to describe the interest rate for a loan. If someone asks, “What’s the vig on the loan?” what they are really asking is, “How much money are you paying in interest for your loan?” In a world like The Sopranos, however, where loan sharks are everywhere, they’re referring to interest paid in cash. And for loan sharks and characters like Tony Soprano, the vig is straight profit.

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How Do I Know if a Loan Company is Legitimate?

Don’t make the mistake of choosing a lender that isn’t legit—you could end up paying much more than just the cost of your loan. In our blog, we’ll show you the top criteria to look out for when evaluating a lender to make sure you are working with a legitimate company.

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