With the recent steep slide in the CAD as it relates to the USD this is something Canadians are once again paying close attention to.  We have generally found that the banks do not deliver the best deals.  We have saved up to 1% and more by exchanging via a Online currency exchange (we use Payline by ICE and deal with Debbie Siouras who is National Manager, Financial Institution Services(see her contact info below).

Read more: Currency exchange: How to get more for your Canadian dollars

During this 2015 federal election we'll surely be told by the politicians seeking our votes about the importance of job creation and how their party has the answers.  It might surprise you to learn that demographics tell us that job creation is actually not the big and pressing a need it has been since WW2.

Read more: Job creation is no longer the driving economic need it’s been for 50+ yrs. Demographics are again...

Disclosure: Garth Chapman is a licensed Mortgage Advisor with Jencor Mortgage Corporation in Calgary Alberta. Garth is not a Financial Planner. Roadmap should not be considered as a substitute for what a licensed Financial Planner provides. The information contained in this website should not be construed as personalized investment, financial planning, or tax advice.

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