When it comes to financial planning, there’s no shortage of advice. But the endless amount of expertise and jargon can often be overwhelming for those looking to improve their money smarts. In a 2013 survey conducted among millennials, fewer than a third said they turned to blogs and social media for investment advice. Almost two thirds said that general websites, such […]
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Some students feel they don’t have enough to start saving, while the ability to save doesn’t come naturally for others. Either way, students always seem to end the month feeling poorer than they should be. Ryerson professor Coleen Clark, who has written two university textbooks on personal finance, gives three tips on how to begin saving and actually succeed. Save […]
According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving Canada, young people have the highest rate of traffic injury and death per capita among all age groups. Even though young people are stuck with higher insurance rates until their mid-twenties, there are some tricks that can lower insurance costs beyond the standard discounts that companies offer for driver’s training and good grades. Makes […]
If statistics are anything to go by, chances are you’re a student who is so overwhelmed by the types of financial instruments out there that you don’t know where to start. Chances are you don’t have very much money to begin with. According to a survey of generation Y investing habits done by American investment management company MFS last year, […]