Infographics

True Cost to Tie the Knot

Why you shouldn’t put your wedding on plastic Stop the presses: weddings are expensive.  According to Slice.ca, the average price tag sits at just over $30,000.  That’s right, for the amount of...

Canadians and their money!

Personal finance is a topic you are either comfortable speaking about or you are not. The unfortunate reality is – many Canadians do not feel confident about their finances. How...

That Cyber Life

This Cyber Monday many Canadians will be taking advantage of various online deals however some consumers may end up racking up piles of credit card debt while they shop. Although...

Creepy costs of Halloween

Gone are the days when Halloween was a simple event for many Canadians. Before it would be enough to throw a sheet over your head, poke two holes and you...

How to Reduce Credit Card Debt

Two methods to hack away at credit card debt Credit card debt levels can get out of control and they can easily cause Canadians to lose their financial grip.  Unlike bank loans or...

Credit Report Cleaning Instructions

Correct mistakes, tidy up your credit profile, and save money If you’ve ever borrowed money, you have a credit report.  But most of us have no idea what is on our...

Debunking 5 Financial Myths

Five misconceptions that could be hurting your bottom line It can be hard to get a firm grip on your personal finances.  It’s a topic that is not often talked about...

The Budget Balancing Act

Walking the financial tightrope There are a lot of financial demands on the average Canadian.  A family’s budget can be pulled in so many different ways – sometimes it feels...

The Financial Wheel of Life

How to balance your financial life and move forward As with many things in life, your personal finances require balance in order to be successful.  If you can maintain balance among the...

Infographic: What’s Your Lifesaver Moment?

Consolidated Credit is working on a Financial Literacy Month campaign and we’d love to hear from you. Did you ever feel like you were drowning in debt? Was there one lifesaver moment that...

Credit Score Idols

Are you a credit score superstar? Let’s ask the judges what they think! So, you’ve just spend another enjoyable evening sitting on the couch watching aspiring musicians try to sing themselves...

Are You Feeding Your Creditors or Yourself?

If you are using credit cards, it is extremely important that you completely understand how APR works. Unfortunately, many Canadians do not understand the details of their credit card terms – sometimes it...

How to Maintain a Healthy Savings Mix

Saving money strategically is a key factor in maintaining financial stability. If you can’t save effectively, it will be difficult to reach your goals or avoid problems with debt when...

2012 Tax Help Infographic

Still waiting to file your 2012 tax returns? The 2012 deadline to file your taxes is fast approaching on April 30th so it’s important to get started as soon as...

Wedding Cost Infographic

Infographic showing wedding costs. Ready to enjoy debt freedom? Call us at 1-888-287-3073 to speak to a credit counsellor today!