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The Price of a New Roof: The Benefits of Having an Emergency Fund Available

By Nest Wealth on 04/06/2018Article 3 Minute Read

We all want to be financially secure. Why? Because it provides us the freedom and stability that we need in order to feel happy and safe. We’re told you can achieve financial security by reducing debt. You can check out our latest blog post about the power of compound interest to learn more about the ins and […]

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Frugality Is A Virtue

By Nest Wealth on 21/09/2016Article 5 Minute Read

Adopting a frugal mindset when it comes to spending money is not the same as a cheap mindset, and understanding frugality can help you be thriftier with your money, without being cheap. 

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Top Mistakes Parents Make When Teaching Their 20-Something-Year-Old Financial Literacy

By Nest Wealth on 15/05/2018Article 5 Minute Read

It’s a trend that’s been increasing for about a decade in Canada. Young adults are facing a difficult market and parents are feeling the impact of this. The 2016 Census reported that just over one-third of young adults aged 20 to 34 in Canada are still living with their parents. That’s 34.7%! But it’s difficult to explain […]

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Should You Take Out a Line of Credit for Home Expenses?

By Nest Wealth on November 23, 2018Article4 Minute Read

Guest Post By: Penelope Graham, Zoocasa Wishing you had the funds to give that outdated kitchen a facelift? Is the furnace unexpectedly on the fritz? Perhaps some un-routine household expenses…

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Should You Use Your RRSPs for a Home Down Payment?

By Nest Wealth on October 12, 2018Article4 Minute Read

Guest Post By: Penelope Graham, Zoocasa For today’s aspiring first-time home buyer – and especially those looking to purchase homes for sale in one of Canada’s hottest housing markets –…

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5 Tips To Get Started As A Landlord

By Nest Wealth on September 28, 2018Article5 Minute Read

Investing in real estate has traditionally been a great way to receive additional cash, especially if you’re thinking about renting it to out to someone. But making the decision to…

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Preparing For The Costs Of University

By Nest Wealth on September 13, 2018Article3 Minute Read

This September marked the first day of school for a lot of students (and their parents) across the country. Perhaps this was your first time sending your kid off to…

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Why an Emergency Fund is a Must for Homeowners

By Nest Wealth on August 23, 2018Article5 Minute Read

Guest Post By: Penelope Graham, Zoocasa When you’re a homeowner, asking the theoretical “what’s the worst that could happen?” can’t be taken lightly. Now that you’ve undertaken such a large…

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