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Caitlin graduated from Dawson College in 2009 and completed her Art History degree from Concordia University in 2013. She started working as a freelance writer for Loans Canada right after University, eventually working her way up to Chief Content Editor. Her work has led to a large expansion of the company’s content department and she manages a staff of talented writers who are passionate about educating Canadian consumers about credit, debt, and all things personal finance. With over five years of experience writing about the personal finance issues that Canadians face on a daily basis, she believes that education and knowledge are the two most important factors in the creation of healthy financial habits. She also believes that openly discussing money and credit, and the responsibilities that come with them can lead to better decisions and a greater sense of financial security. Aside from writing, she also does graphic design and video production. Caitlin has had her work published in many publications, including National Enquirer, Ok Magazine, Star Magazine, and ReboundFinance.com.

Articles written by Caitlin Wood

75% Wage Subsidy For Canadian Businesses Affected By COVID-19

The Government of Canada has increased the wage subsidy from 10% to 75% in an effort to financially support businesses affected by COVID-19.

Buying a Home? Don’t Forget to Budget for Closing Costs

When purchasing a house, before the keys can be handed over, there are a number of costs that must be paid upfront in cash, do you know how to budget ... Read More

How to Get Student Loans For Bad Credit Approved in Canada

A comprehensive look at the bad credit student loan options available to all Canadian students.

Loans Canada Text (SMS) Scams

It has been brought to our attention that some of our clients have been receiving text messages from “Loans Canada” stating that they have been approv... Read More

Steps To Break The Payday Loan Cycle and Get Out Of Debt

Break the payday loan cycle and get out of debt today! Speak to Loans Canada and stop paying tripple digit interest rates.

When Do I Choose a Personal Loan Over Using My Credit Card?

Our friends at Fairstone gave us all their tips about how to know when to choose a personal loan over a credit card.

Unconventional Tips For The First Time Homebuyer

Looking to purchase your first home but aren't sure what to expect or how to start? Here is our top advice for those looking to entre the house markin... Read More

How Effective is the Home Buyers’ Plan in Canada’s Biggest Cities?

Is the Home Buyers' Plan helping Canadians become homeowners? Our friends at Zoocasa analyzed the data and gave us the rundown.

Loan Payments 101

Our partners at Fairstone answer the most common questions about loan payments and give you the information you need to stay in control of your loan.

Life Insurance and Debt

Our friends at PolicyMe explain how life insurance can help you protect your loved ones from your debt issues after you're gone.

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