July 2018

3 Ways to Earn Extra Money

Posted on Jul 27, 2018

Looking for ways to earn more money? Whether you want to pay down debt, build emergency savings or invest, consider these options.

Get a side hustle
Do you have a hobby or skill that could net more money on the side? Whether it’s photography, web design or crafting, consider sharing your skills to earn extra cash.

If you have extra room in your home o...

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Create a Get Debt-Free Plan

Posted on Jul 19, 2018

The ideal plan includes steps to become debt-free and milestones to reach along the way.

Get an accurate overview of your debt
Gather your financial documents and make a list of all your monthly payments, using a spreadsheet or notebook. Include the name of the creditor, interest rate, outstanding balance, and minimum monthly payment.

Decide which deb...

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Benefits of Reduced Debt

Posted on Jul 10, 2018

If you’ve set a goal to pay down your debt this year, you’re not alone. According to a recent study, more than half of Canadians have set a goal to pay off debt in 2018.* Strategically reducing or paying off debt benefits your finances tremendously, but can positively impact other areas of your life as well.

Reduce stress: Finances are a top source...

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The Gist: July 2018

Posted on Jul 05, 2018

“The Gist” is adapted from the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton Monthly MLS® Report and Press Release. Every month I summarize and post “the gist” of the MLS® data for Edmonton and area real estate activity.

The average*** single family detached price in the service area of the Edmonton Multiple Listing Service® was up 0.19% to $443,210.
The average...

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