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Most Popular Jobs During The Pandemic

Although the pandemic has literally taken out 98% of the jobs out there, a lot of new opportunities have also shown up. Especially after we started getting some control back.

Getting CERB payments definitely helps but having a solid job is truly something else.


Not to mention how it helps greatly in restoring your sense of financial normalcy. Especially during these interesting times.


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Financial Management for Canadians Stuck Abroad

With vaccines becoming widely available, local restrictions on social gatherings, public spaces, and dining out are slowly starting to lift. That’s great news for folks living in Canada, but what about Canadian citizens outside of the country?

International travel has become much more complicated. Airlines have cancelled flights across the board, and restrictions vary from one country to the next. If you were unlucky enough to be traveling, studying, or …

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Things to Know Before Taking Out Student Loans

As the amount of student loan debt surges with each passing day, more and more people are beginning to question whether or not borrowing money from the government for the sake of attending college is truly worth it. The economy and job market are changing ; more and more young people are opting to find employment within the gig economy as freelancers and independent contractors. Others, however, are still deciding …

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How to Become a Venture Capitalist

When the average individual hears the words "venture capitalist," they usually imagine a wealthy person who rakes in millions of dollars from lucrative investments. While the attainment of wealth is certainly an aspect of a venture capitalist's achievements, there are many other factors involved in the process. Many people who aspire to become venture capitalists do so with the intention of garnering high funds in a relatively short time period. …

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How to Pick the Right Career

Picking a career on the laptop

When we think about a job, it’s main purpose is usually just to make us some money and pay the bills kind of deal.

However, when we think about a career, there is so much more that goes into it.

Our choice of career can affect our potential income, opportunities and lifestyle. While some people fall into their dream career straight after school, many take a lot longer.

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How to Build A Personal Brand

As one advances in the world of business and entrepreneurship, there will come a point and time where he or she wishes to begin establishing their own personal brand. By definition, a personal brand is defined as "the practice of people marketing themselves and their careers as brands." In essence, an individual with their own personal brand is making a name for her or herself and setting themselves apart from …

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How to Financially Prepare for a Job Resignation

How to quit your job the smart way

There are countless reasons you may be considering leaving your current job, from relocating, to a career pivot, to simply wanting to take a break! Whatever the reason, it is both an exciting and daunting prospect to soon be without the financial security that comes with a regular paycheque.

Job resignations are an inevitable part of your career, however require considerable financial preparation and a lot of planning. You’ve probably …

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How to Start a Successful Fitness Career

The benefits of physical fitness and exercise are well documented: stronger muscles, brain health, lower risk of cardiovascular diseases, etc. More and more people are signing up for gym memberships, going on walks and runs, and otherwise finding ways to pencil in exercise and physical activity into their daily lives. However, other people are taking fitness and all of its benefits to the next level; some individuals are so passionate …

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How to Purchase an Existing Business

How To Purchase an Existing Business

As entrepreneurship and self-employment continue to rise, more and more people are looking for ways to go into business for themselves.

Sometimes this is done via freelancing, entering the gig economy, starting a business, or even purchasing a business.

With the proper execution, buying an already existing enterprise can be beneficial; however, without the required steps and precautions, such a purchase can be financially devastating. Thankfully, the following steps will …

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How to Get Paid to Travel

Virtually everyone enjoys traveling and would love to take advantage of opportunities to do so. Especially people who are just coming out of bankruptcy (They have to celebrate too right?). However, one of the biggest barriers to fulfilling this desire is money, or lack thereof.

Many individuals do not have the funds to travel ongoingly and simultaneously cover the subsequent fees such as airfare, lodging accommodations, etc, while still paying …

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