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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Articles written by Caitlin Wood

What’s The Best Way To Consolidate Debt?

What’s The Best Way To Consolidate Debt?

For this post, we’ve teamed up with our partners at Fairstone Dealing with post-holiday debt? You’re not alone – over one-third of Canadian Millennials said they expected to go into debt due to holiday spending. Debt might seem overwhelming at first, but it is possible to get… Read More


3 Things to Consider When Selling Your Home

3 Things to Consider When Selling Your Home

By: Zoocasa Thinking of taking the plunge and selling your home? You’ve likely spent the last few months obsessively comparing prices on the MLS in your city, such Toronto apartments for sale or detached or townhouse options, to get an idea of what your own property… Read More


Loans Canada Text Scams

Loans Canada Text 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 approved for an “instant loan” of $5000. We want to make it very clear that this is a scam. Check out this article… Read More


How To Stay On Top Of Your Spending

How To Stay On Top Of Your Spending

Money has changed. Online spending and tap-to-pay have made it possible to spend in just a couple of seconds. Many of us are shifting our purchases to credit and we tend to have multiple cards. Free trials that automatically lead to online subscriptions have made it easy to accidentally purchase… Read More


What Borrowers Should Know About Working with a Mortgage Broker 

What Borrowers Should Know About Working with a Mortgage Broker 

By: Zoocasa For prospective home buyers, there is a lot to learn about the ever-changing housing market. While looking at listings for properties in a number of different markets, whether Toronto, Ottawa or Guelph homes for sale, it is vital to take a step back and… Read More


How Exterior Renovations Can Increase Your Home’s Price

How Exterior Renovations Can Increase Your Home’s Price

By: Zoocasa Browsing through hot real estate market listings, such as sold house prices in Toronto, maybe enticing for anyone thinking of selling their home. However, if your home is not in peak condition, it may be worth renovating to get the best offer you can. Read More


Make Sure You Understand These Financial Terms Before Getting a Loan

Make Sure You Understand These Financial Terms Before Getting a Loan

For this post, we’ve teamed up with our partners at Fairstone  Let’s face it, finances can be confusing. When you apply for a loan, you’ll be faced with loan terminology, and it can be intimidating if you don’t understand what the terms mean.  In honour of Financial Literacy Month, our… Read More


How To Survive Black Friday 2019

How To Survive Black Friday 2019

Whether you’re on the hunt for this year’s super deals, just like to watch the madness unfold around you, or are looking to mark off a few gifts on your shopping list, there’s one thing that we can all agree on, Black Friday is crazy in both the best and… Read More


Why Mortgage Rates Vary by Province, and How You Can Level the Playing Field

Why Mortgage Rates Vary by Province, and How You Can Level the Playing Field

Homes in and around the Greater Toronto Area may come with some hefty price tags, but if you’re property shopping in Canada’s largest housing market, you’ve got one thing working in your favour: cheaper mortgage rates versus the rest of the country.  Ontario mortgage rates are currently… Read More


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