MoneyFlex

Our MoneyFlex column speaks to the real financial issues young Canadians experience every day, such as coping with rising food prices, looking for ways to earn more income, and finding affordable mental health support. We break it all down in timely, relatable articles for readers of all levels of financial literacy and familiarity. You’ll hear from experts who simplify the issues that fill headlines and social media feeds, explaining how they might impact you, and you’ll get practical tips for navigating money challenges. We believe you don’t have to have a finance degree to flex your money skills.

Friends having fun, thanks to a sinking fund that helps them to afford a fun life

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How to afford a fun life

Affording a fun life isn’t just for the rich and TikTokers. Young Canadians just starting out can, too—with a...

How to afford a fun life
A person writes their financial goals and new years resolutions in a notebook.

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10 SMART financial goals to set for 2024

Here’s how to make money resolutions that will set you up for success in the new year. Plus, examples...

10 SMART financial goals to set for 2024
Coworkers discuss their retirement savings plans.

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The best way to save for retirement in your 20s

Financial experts often tell young people to start investing early to benefit from compound growth. But what if you...

The best way to save for retirement in your 20s
Danica Nelson is a travel influencer who shares her money-saving travel hacks.

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Travel hacks to help you save money on your next trip

Here are some ways Canadians can save money on travel for holiday vacations and beyond—including flight hacks, thrifty destinations...

Travel hacks to help you save money on your next trip

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A woman negotiates her salary in the workplace in Canada.

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How to negotiate a higher salary and come out winning

If you are struggling with the higher cost of living in Canada and you need more income, you could...

How to negotiate a higher salary and come out winning
A man who is struggling financially seeks help from a counsellor.

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Where to get help if you’re struggling financially (and mentally)  

Money problems can cause anxiety, stress and other mental health issues. Find out how to get help with debt...

Where to get help if you’re struggling financially (and mentally)  
A customer leaves a tip at a restaurant in Canada using a POS machine.

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How much should you tip at restaurants in Canada?

“Tip-flation” is driving up tip amounts at restaurants, cafés and other businesses. Are they asking too much? Here’s what...

How much should you tip at restaurants in Canada?
A man picks up an onion while shopping for groceries.

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The cost of the average grocery bill in Canada—and how to lower yours

Many Canadians are struggling with higher food costs. Here’s how to save money when shopping for groceries.

The cost of the average grocery bill in Canada—and how to lower yours

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A young woman talks with a mental health care worker on a couch.

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Mental health resources in Canada: How to get help for free (or cheap)

Learn how to get mental health support in Canada, whether or not you have workplace benefits or insurance coverage.

Mental health resources in Canada: How to get help for free (or cheap)

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