Articles By Alexandra Macqueen:

Spend

Guide to inflation: Price changes, the pandemic and your pocketbook

This guide will help you understand what inflation is,...

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Debt

Canada’s climbing debt-to-income ratio: what you need to know

We break down what the debt-to-income ratio means—for the...

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Real Estate

6 smart strategies for first-time home buyers

It's important to consider not only what you can...

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Real Estate

CMHC tightens mortgage rules in latest response to COVID-19

Changes designed “to protect future home buyers and reduce...

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Retirement

How the coronavirus pandemic could change the way we think about retirement in Canada

Will we still be able to choose from the...

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Investing

“How are my investments protected?”

We explain the role of the CDIC and CIPF,...

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Financial Planning

New financial planners’ association strives for transparency

“We want Canadians to feel confident that when they...

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Retirement

Considering a reverse mortgage? Here’s what you need to know

While a conventional mortgage advances you funds in order...

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Ask MoneySense

Could retiring at 61 significantly reduce your CPP benefit?

Ellen has contributed to the Canada Pension Plan for...

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