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Preparing for financial emergencies

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Investing in Mortgage Investment Entities

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Dealing with your teen’s bad money habits

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...make money a topic for regular conversations. Help them use their money – if they get an allowance or gift money, have them divide it into amounts to spend, save...

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Comparing short-term investments

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Omnibus poll: Canadians’ obstacles to saving and investing

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