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Lisa has been working as a personal finance writer for more than a decade, creating unique content that helps to educate Canadian consumers in the realms of real estate, mortgages, investing and financial health. For years, she held her real estate license in Toronto, Ontario before giving it up to pursue writing within this realm and related niches. Lisa is very serious about smart money management and helping others do the same.

Articles written by Lisa Rennie

Maternity Leave Loan Options

Everything you need to know about applying for a loan while on maternity or parental leave.

How Much Car Can I Realistically Afford?

Looking to purchase a vehicle but aren't sure how much you can afford? This is everything you need to consider.

How To Get A Short-Term Flex Loan In Canada

Looking for a more flexible option when it comes to personal loans? Flex loans might be exactly what you've been looking for.

What Is Loan Insurance?

Learn how you can protect yourself and your loved ones should you become unable to pay off your loans.

Loan Default: What You Need to Know

Letting a loan go into default can and will have a serious impact on your finances now and in the future. Here's what you need to know.

What Happens If My Debt Is Sold To A Collection Agency?

If one of your credit accounts is ever sold to a collection agency, here's what you should expect to happen.

Instant Loan Approval? Is It Possible If You Have Bad Credit?

The guarantee of instant approval is appealing, but not always possible. Let's take a look at how to get approved for a bad credit loan in Canada.

RRSP Loans: The Good and The Bad 

If you're considering taking out an RRSP loan to maximize your contributions, read this first.

No Credit History vs. Bad Credit History

What is worse, no credit history or a bad credit history?

Dealing With A Debt Collector In Canada

Learn how to deal with a debt collector in Canada.

The Consumer Proposal Initial Assessment

Everything you need to know about your first meeting with a Licensed Insolvency Trustee.

Will I Have To Make Surplus Income Payments If I Go Bankrupt?

Everything you need to know about surplus income payments when you're bankrupt.

What Is A Bankruptcy Score?

Everything you need to know about your bankruptcy score.

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