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  1. Pandemic Pay: what should I do?

    General Personal Finance Talk
    Hi guys! So I'm a Registered Nurse who worked through the pandemic. I'm about to receive my pandemic pay soon and wanted some advice on where I should place this money. So I will roughly be getting between $3,000-$4,000. So should I be putting this money into my OSAP which has high interest and...
  2. Car and emergency trips

    Hi Everyone, There are two items that I would like to know whether they are tax deductible. Item-1: In 2017, I purchased a used car which was worth around $15000 for personal use only. I know that one can certainly claim the return on a car bought for commercial purposes. But I need to be...
  3. Car Loan (Mistake)

    General Personal Finance Talk
    Hi, I made a terrible mistake, I decided to take out a car loan for my now ex boyfriend. It is a mistake because it is a big loan, for a luxury car. Now that we are over, I would like to cut all ties but I cannot afford this loan payment monthly. I have perfect credit and have worked very hard...
  4. Car Loan - Bad Credit + High Income + 0 debt

    General Personal Finance Talk
    Hi, Long time since I posted on here. Please move this post if it's in the wrong category. I am trying to get a $25k (taxes included) car with $0-$5k down (I *can* put up to 5k down but I would *prefer* to put as little down as possible and invest it instead). I have bad credit (only have a...
  5. [Loblaws] Esso $50 Gift Cards 5% OFF!

    Deals and Freebies
    Check out this new deal. Loblaws stores (all Loblaws including T&T, Superstore, No Frills) have Esso $50 GC for 5% off. Just picked up a couple at my local T&T store. Go get em! The offer is from today (the 17th) till the 30th. Happy Shopping :)
  6. Brand new car (2 days old) hit by someone. HELP

    Hi, I bought a new Hyundai Elantra 2016 Limited. I got the car last Friday evening (23rd Oct). I had parked my car in the basement parking lot of my apartment building. The car was rear ended by someone on Sunday morning (25th Oct). He had left a note with his contact details. Both the bumpers...
  7. Home Insurance edmonton alberta cheap

    Real Estate
    Hi, I am new to home insurance. Was wondering if you could give suggestions on which home insurance is cheapest for single detached home in edmonton. Is it cheap to bundle with car? What are the things I should ask to get cheap home insurance? What things can I omit as the companies will take...
  8. Opinions? Best way to drive a car

    General Personal Finance Talk
    I'm at the end of a 4 year lease with Honda. Nice to be able to give it back because it had an accident, but man oh man, leases are a PAIN and expensive! What's your opinion on the a financially friendly, best way to drive a car? -Lease? -0% Finance a brand new car (so you're assured of how...