Articles By Erin Pepler:

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Home Insurance

A guide to cottage insurance

Cottage insurance is a must-have for your home...

A guide to cottage insurance

Real Estate

The complete guide for first-time home buyers

How much can you afford on your first home?...

The complete guide for first-time home buyers
How to upgrade your rental

Renting

How to upgrade your rental apartment without breaking the bank

Expert advice from HGTV designer Tiffany Pratt on how...

How to upgrade your rental apartment without breaking the bank
A freshly renovated kitchen with slick new cupboards and new applianes.

Renovations

How to save money on home renovations (even if you’re not handy)

You don't have do be a DIYer to pitch...

How to save money on home renovations (even if you’re not handy)
person installing flooring inside a home

Real Estate

Ways to finance a home renovation in Canada

With the pandemic keeping more of us at home,...

Ways to finance a home renovation in Canada
Stove burner – a common cause of house fires

Insurance

Fire insurance claims: When to tell your home insurance provider

To claim or not to claim? Fire insurance claims...

Fire insurance claims: When to tell your home insurance provider
Three homes shown with pointed roofs

Insurance

Will the average home insurance cost go up because of COVID-19?

COVID-19 has changed a lot for us—especially at home....

Will the average home insurance cost go up because of COVID-19?

Save

How can you protect yourself from financial abuse?

Anyone can fall prey to this common form of...

How can you protect yourself from financial abuse?

Budgeting

Advice for cash-strapped renters and landlords during COVID-19

The first step is calculating how much money you...

Advice for cash-strapped renters and landlords during COVID-19