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This 25-year-old just immigrated to Canada and wants to buy a home but was laid off before the pandemic. How can he still save while being unemployed?

John immigrated to Canada less than three years ago to find opportunity. The 25-year-old has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s in construction management, but finding a job was still difficult. “I worked a few jobs here and there, and was able to save up money as I stayed with family.” He…

Federal Student Loans Being Paused for 60 Days Due to Coronavirus

Federal student loan borrowers are getting some relief in the midst of the current crisis. On March 13, President Trump announced that he would be temporarily waiving interest on federal student loans as a means of providing relief for borrowers impacted by COVID-19. But that left borrowers with a lot of questions: Would that interest…