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The Best Long Weekend Getaways In Canada For Summer And Fall

With summer finally here, it’s time to get out and enjoy the Canadian outdoors. Chances are you already have your summer holidays booked, but have you considered getting away for a long weekend this summer, or even this fall? Canada… Read More

Barry Choi

June 15, 2018

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Digital Literacy Day

Happy Digital Literacy Day! How Digitally Literate Are You?

Did you know May 31 is Digital Literacy Day in Toronto? As a financial technology company, we at Borrowell think this is an incredibly important day – considering the technological revolution the world is currently experiencing. Technology is completely changing the… Read More

Rachel Surman

May 31, 2018

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the pizza principle

Financial Planning 101: The Pizza Principle

One of the best definitions of financial planning was suggested by a team of Canadian university professors who boiled it down to a single question: “What course of action will help me maximize my standard of living – in the… Read More

Michael Wickware

May 25, 2018

Blog,Insurance
frugal tips to save money

7 Frugal Living Tips To Help You Save Money

Wouldn’t you love to hold onto more of your money? Have you ever wondered what makes frugal people so, well, frugal? Learning to live a more frugal lifestyle is one of the easiest ways to keep money in your wallet.… Read More

Michelle Summerfield

March 9, 2018

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free credit monitoring

Study: Monitoring Your Credit Score Can Help Improve It Over Time

A study conducted by Borrowell, Canada’s leading credit monitoring company, has found a positive relationship between the frequency of credit score monitoring and credit score increase over time. Drawing from user data, the study also reported that customers with lower… Read More

Rachel Surman

February 21, 2018

Blog,Credit Score Education Centre
How to have a cheap Valentine's Day

5 Ways To Save This Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air – or maybe that’s just the scent of over-priced chocolates and baked goods. Whether you love Valentine’s Day or you strongly dislike it, here’s something we can all agree on: Valentine’s Day can get expensive.… Read More

Rachel Surman

February 8, 2018

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young and thrifty review

Young And Thrifty Review: 5 Must-Read Articles

We’ve made financial literacy a part of our mission at Borrowell. While frequent credit monitoring is important to understanding your financial well-being, we know that #finlit goes well beyond credit scores and credit education. This is precisely why we love… Read More

Rachel Surman

February 5, 2018

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Borrowell Financial Products

What’s New At Borrowell? A Roundup Of Our New Products And Features!

January is always an exciting month – but it’s been especially lively at Borrowell.  A new year means a fresh start and that means taking control of your finances. Borrowell is here to help you do just that through credit… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 26, 2018

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2018

Take Control Of Your Finances! 4 Ways To Save In 2018

Happy New Year from Borrowell! Is your New Year’s resolution to take control of your finances and pay off debt? You’re not alone. According to a new CIBC poll – 25% of those surveyed listed reducing debt as their top… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 2, 2018

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Holiday Shopping in Canada

How To Avoid Overspending This Holiday Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Between holiday parties, visiting friends and family, and ringing in the new year in style – the holiday season can put added stress on your finances. If you haven’t started preparing for… Read More

Rachel Surman

December 6, 2017

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