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Canadian Provincial Taxes

May 6, 2014

This graphic shows the amount of tax charged in each province of Canada and breaks it down by GST, PST and HST. Provided by iGlobal Exports Source

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The Idiot’s Guide to the S&P Credit Downgrade

December 23, 2012

On August 5th, Standard and Poor’s downgraded the United State’s sterling AAA rating to AA+. But what does this letter grade really mean for consumers and citizens? We have compiled a guide to help steer you through the ups and downs of sovereign credit ratings. Source

Making the Grade: A Guide to S&P

Making the Grade: A Guide to S&P’s Latest Credit Ratings by Country

December 11, 2012

Last month, the credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s lowered its outlook on U.S. debt to “negative,” suggesting that the United States’ top-flight “AAA” credit rating is vulnerable to a downgrade, which could send interest rates up, make it hard for businesses to get capital, and put the brakes on economic recovery. But the U.S. […]

Battle of The Plastic - Debit vs Credit

Battle of The Plastic – Debit vs Credit

September 5, 2012

A fun visual comparison of credit versus debit cards. Source

Will I get a good rate?

Will I get a good rate?

September 3, 2012

That depends on your credit score. The current interest rates for a refinance quoted on major financial web sites can only give you a general idea of what interest rate you might be able to get. And if you don’t qualify for the best interest rates, is it still worth refinancing? Source

American Colleges - A Revealing Report Card

American Colleges – A Revealing Report Card

June 10, 2012

Do American colleges make the grade? Source