September 16, 2014
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Education Costs Just Keep Rising, So Start an RESP for Your Kids Now

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It's no secret that Canadian students are stressed out financially. Many graduates are taking on a significant level of student debt. Recent numbers from the Canada Student Loans Program reveal that in 2012-2013, 472,000 full-time students and 9,600 part-time students took out $2.6 billion in loans from the federal government. Between 2005 and 2012 alone, Statistics Canada also reported that student debt grew by 24 per cent. All of this reminds us that saving early for university or college should be a top priority for new parents if they want to help set their kids up for the greatest potential success.

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Harper And Tories May Cut Taxes Sooner Than Expected

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Trudeau Proposes EI Premiums Plan To Create 176,000 Jobs

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SURPRISE! Canada's Home Prices Rise Again

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11 Common Myths About The Technology You Use Every Day

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'Lethal Weapon' Actor Becomes Canadian Union Member In Vancouver

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Tesla Stock Is Plunging

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Academics Denounce Audit To 'Muzzle' Left-Leaning Think-Tank

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GM Expert Says Ignition Switch Flaw Led To 19 Wrongful Deaths

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Microsoft Is Officially Buying Minecraft

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5th-Grader Begs Microsoft Not To Mess Up Minecraft

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R.I.P. iPod Classic

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Get Ready For Wild Week On Markets

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Airbnb Under Fire Over New 'Share Better' Campaign

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As Canada Debates Pick-And-Pay TV, The U.S. Actually Gets It

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