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5 Cheap and Safe Ways to Enjoy Summer 2020 in Toronto

By QuadFi | July 30, 2020

Summer 2020 doesn’t have to be cancelled. Although vacations and events have been pushed back, the weather in Toronto is still beautiful and you may even have a lot more free time! However, if you are trying to save money, spending a large chunk of your budget on popular Toronto patios may not be an…

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Using the Informational Interview to Build Your Network

By QuadFi | July 28, 2020

Using the Informational Interview to Build Your Network Unless you are an extrovert who thrives on social interaction, you probably won’t enjoy going to large events, introducing yourself to strangers or trying to make casual conversation. This can be especially intimidating if you are a student or perhaps if you are new to the city. …

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The Art of Finding your Dream Job

By QuadFi | July 23, 2020

We’ve all heard that dreaded question. At family get-togethers, on school applications, or even during a job interview. “So…what career do you want?” The odds are that you probably don’t want to pursue the career as an astronaut you once dreamed for as a 10 year-old. As young adults, we evolve constantly, and remember, there…

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Difficulties Facing Newcomers in Canada

By QuadFi | July 21, 2020

“Welcome to Canada! You have worked hard and earned the privilege to live in this country. Unfortunately we do not have specific programs to help with your needs and you need to learn everything on your own. It may take time but that’s what everybody goes through.” Many newcomers have heard these exact words before.…

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3 Simple Ways Students Can Save Money During COVID-19

By QuadFi | July 16, 2020

As we head into Stage 3 of COVID-19, it might be a good time to step back and evaluate how effective we have been in managing our finances during the pandemic. For some, the pandemic has been a financial blessing in disguise. With social distancing alternatives such as working from home, to no longer being…

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What to do at home during quarantine

By QuadFi | June 3, 2020

As quarantine drags on, our patience runs low. But that’s normal! It’s been a while since we were able to socialize, see our friends and go out for a drink or have any type of meaningful entertainment, fun or physical activity outside our homes. Despite all these difficulties, there are ways to mitigate the stress…

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Is it possible to have zero student debt after graduation?

By QuadFi | February 11, 2020

You may have seen it in the ads, in the news on TV and Radio, even subway billboards and magazines. Student Debt is a big issue right now in North America. Democratic Candidates for the US presidency, including Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have plans to completely eradicate it. Economists have raised alarm about it…

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What is your dream if you are suddenly debt free?

By QuadFi | January 10, 2020

Today is the start of our online #RefinanceDreams campaign. Becoming debt free opens the door to many new possibilities: you can start saving for retirement, start your own business, go for a long deserved trip or even buy a car. The choice is yours! Over the next few weeks, we want to know you, our…

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How to protect your online privacy?

By QuadFi | January 8, 2020

When you visit a website, a large number of your activities are recorded and stored online. When you click on a link, an image, or read an article, when you enter data or when you upload documents, many companies and organizations, in addition to individuals, make a profile off of you based on your habits…

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What’s your New Year Resolution?

By QuadFi | December 30, 2019

New Year is just around the corner and with it comes new resolutions and promises. This tradition can be personal or social; it can be about finding a better job, buying a new car or going to gym, or be about more environmentally conscious decisions or involvement in politics. We picked our top New Year…

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