Be the star of your future!

Enter to Win a $1000 RESP or RRSP*! PLUS! Play for instant win prizes! On Saturday November 18, join the Desjardins West Island promotional team at Cinema Guzzo in Dollard-des-Ormeaux and Marché Central for a fun and entertaining experience. Whether you take part in the games or chill out at the Desjardins lounge, you’ll enjoy [...]

Be the star of your future!2019-03-13T14:43:12+00:00

Mini homes: a solution for first-time buyers?

The mini-home trend originated in the U.S. in response to "monster homes," and it's now come to Quebec. With their mini payments, mini taxes and mini maintenance costs, mini homes have big appeal with young people. But what are they, exactly?  The concept is very appealing. On the other hand, living in tight quarters can [...]

Mini homes: a solution for first-time buyers?2017-09-13T22:03:50+00:00

Choosing the right credit card: Five questions to ask yourself

A credit card can be a valuable ally when used wisely. To choose the card that best suits your lifestyle (and not your credit aspirations!), it's important to have a good grasp on your consumer habits. Here are five questions to ask yourself when choosing the right credit card for you. What type of credit [...]

Choosing the right credit card: Five questions to ask yourself2017-09-13T21:33:49+00:00

3 solutions for dealing with financial stress

Miriam suffers from financial anxiety. Every month she worries, feeling like she's losing control of her finances. Is she alone in these concerns? Far from it--money is the biggest source of stress for Canadians. Enough's enough! Miriam wants to take the proverbial bull by the horns, but she's not sure how to go about it. [...]

3 solutions for dealing with financial stress2017-09-14T13:43:53+00:00

Your Money-saving Secrets: The “best” best-practices

Saving is easier said than done. Luckily, many of you shared your secrets for building up your savings in the real world from day to day. Here's a list of the 5 most common tips for successful savings Hang on to your change Make it automatic Don't waste money Get the most out of rewards [...]

Your Money-saving Secrets: The “best” best-practices2017-09-13T21:15:22+00:00