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Quarter of Canadians living paycheque to paycheque: BMO poll

WATCH ABOVE: The 6 biggest money mistakes Canadians make.

If you lost your job, would you have enough money saved to keep you afloat? Although Canadians on average have more stowed away in emergency savings accounts than in the past, a large number are still living paycheque to paycheque. 315 more words


Money market fund for emergency savings

Yesterday completed day 5 of NO NICOTINE.  It’s getting easier.  Melissa and I celebrated by going to Mexico and trying on hats.  No, jus’ kidding, we walked to the Tavern for free pool and I’m pretty sure I drank too much.  257 more words

Entrepreneur In The Making

Not a Saver? Try the One Percent Plan

Having trouble sticking to a savings plan? You’re not alone. According to a Federal Reserve report, 47% of survey respondents wouldn’t be able to cover a $400 emergency expense without selling something or borrowing the money. 169 more words


How Much Should You Have in Your Emergency Reserve?

29% of Americans admit they keep no emergency savings and only 22% are prepared with at least six months in reserve, according to a survey by Bankrate. 488 more words

Saving Money

The “Inside Scoop” on How to $ave on Energy

Have you had “dreams” of one day having enough money to start contributing to your 401K? Or even a little extra cash to establish and emergency savings account? 575 more words

Only 22% of Americans have recommended amount of emergency savings

Reflecting the sobering reality that many Americans live paycheck to paycheck, fully 29 percent of Americans have no emergency savings.

That’s according to a report released this morning by Bankrate.com… 89 more words


Save Money With A Little Thought, Gumption and Courage

Action Tip:  Can you turn a budget buster into a money saving opportunity? For instance, suppose your washing machine stops. Instead of contacting a repairman, try looking online for some fix-it tips. 37 more words

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