Caitlin Wood

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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.

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Sprout – Simplify Your Finances

Sprout – Simplify Your Finances

We are extremely excited to announce the launch of our App (currently in Beta) that will simplify & demystify money for Canadians. This is a huge milestone for [Sprout Financial Inc] us and we’re excited to get our user’s feedback so we can continue to Sprout (pun intended!). How Does… Read More


Everything You Need to Know About a Financial Plan

Everything You Need to Know About a Financial Plan

Claudia DoRego, Planswell As you begin to plan out what you would like your financial future to look like, based on both your short and long-term goals, you’ll realize that there is a variety of money managing strategies that you can use to help. A term that… Read More


How Technology is Changing The Way People Acquire Financing For Cars in Canada

How Technology is Changing The Way People Acquire Financing For Cars in Canada

Technology has made today’s consumers more savvy and informed than ever. For most of us, hunting for insights on fashion, entertainment, or even where to eat, begins online. Now, this also looks to be the future for auto lenders and vehicle financing. Increasingly, Canadian auto buyers are using online… Read More


Should I Use My Credit Card For Emergencies?

Should I Use My Credit Card For Emergencies?

For this post, we’ve teamed up with our partners at Fairstone. Short answer? It depends. Emergencies happen to all of us (and always at the worst time). Is using a credit card for emergency expenses the right choice? That’s up to you. Our partners at… Read More


Everything You Need to Know About Auto Refinancing

Everything You Need to Know About Auto Refinancing

There are plenty of reasons someone may want to refinance an auto loan. Most involve changing the length of your term, reducing your monthly payment, or adding or removing a person from the loan. Whatever your motivation may be, it is important to note that everyone’s financial situation is unique. Read More


Alternative Financing Options for Auto Dealers

Alternative Financing Options for Auto Dealers

As an auto dealership, you likely run into issues with clients being unable to qualify for traditional auto financing from banks and other similar institutions. Fortunately for your clients, the road doesn’t end there. People can still qualify for other forms of financing to successfully purchase the car they want… Read More


Check Out Our Newly Upgraded Lender Directory

Check Out Our Newly Upgraded Lender Directory

To better serve our clients and all Canadian consumers, we recently redesigned and updated our lender directory. Knowledge is key when it comes to finding the best lender or service provider and choosing the best loan or product. This is the main goal of your lender directory, to empower… Read More


What First-Time Buyers Worry About When Applying For a Mortgage

What First-Time Buyers Worry About When Applying For a Mortgage

By Newinhomes.com Are you feeling anxious about borrowing hundreds of thousands of dollars for a new home? You’re not alone. Applying for a mortgage can be stressful. Buying a home is the largest purchase you’ll ever make, especially if you’re a first-time buyer.   Here are a few things that… Read More


Homeowners – Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Secured Loans

Homeowners – Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Secured Loans

For this post, we’ve teamed up with our partners at Fairstone. Owning a home has its perks, especially if you need to borrow money. Homeowners can use the equity in their home to access additional borrowing options: mortgage refinancing, secured lines of credit, secured personal loans, and more. Our… Read More


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