January 17 roundup - MoneySense

January 17 roundup

On financial pros of being single or married, the new RBC Shoppers Optimum debit card and taxes to the IRS.


• Whether you’re single or attached, your finances are affected either way. This blogger looks at the financial pros for being married and being single.

• Shoppers Drug Mart is teaming up with RBC to offer a new debit card. The pair is offering a debit card that will give shoppers extra optimum points and unlimited transactions, but for a $10.95 monthly fee.

• If you’re an American citizen living in Canada, make sure you start reporting your taxes, experts recommend. This article looks at how to protect yourself.