Earlier this year the CBC ran a hidden camera investigation examining financial advice offered at big banks and top investment firms. The results were shocking or more appropriately ‘atrocious’ as per the article. “If you walk into a financial institution, …FINANCIAL ADVICE | Tagged finances, financial advisor, Insurance, investment fees | Leave a comment
Are you feeling stuck or overwhelmed by your financial obligations? Maybe you’ve made some poor financial decisions or haven’t put away enough for retirement and feel you will never be able to retire comfortably. At a recent Fraser Valley Real …FINANCIAL LITERACY | Tagged budgeting, decision-making, finances, goal setting, money, money saving tips, retirement, rewards, self-improvement, spending | Leave a comment
In this excellent article in The Vancouver Sun titled ‘Climbing a Mountain of Debt’ by Yvonne Zaccharias we learn that Statistics Canada reported in September that the ratio of household debt to household income hit a record high of 163.4% …FINANCIAL LITERACY | Tagged Alphil Guilaran, budgets, buying, finances, financial literacy, Financial Literary Counsel, money, spending | Comments Off on November is Financial Literacy Month – are you financially literate?