Bryan Borzykowski


How much money do I need to retire—and other top financial planning questions answered

From ethical investments to creating a retirement budget, here are expert-backed answers for the top searched questions.


CERB extension delays tough questions for workers hurt by COVID-19

When the eight-week extension of CERB ends this fall workers forced to turn to EI, especially parents, will face hardships

The New York Stock Exchange NYSE partially reopened its trading floor after a two-month closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic (Xinhua/Wang Ying via Getty Images)

The world is in turmoil. And the stock market is… fine?

Many investors are still feeling bullish about the economy, despite all the volatility. Here’s what’s driving the market’s rosy outlook.

Real Estate

Coronavirus is shaking up Canada’s housing market, but don’t expect a crash

Immigration, which drove hot markets like Toronto and Vancouver, is the wildcard


Furloughed workers with COVID-19 fears can’t just stay home and collect CERB

If you have been temporarily laid off and your boss asks you to go back to work and you say no, then you’re essentially quitting your job


COVID-19 has created a debt crisis for Canadian households

From debt consolidation to consumer proposals here are options to consider


Workers who are rehired may have to cancel and repay their CERB payments. Here’s how.

While the number of Canadians collecting CERB is likely to grow, some workers are now in a position of having to stop collecting payments

Economic analysis

What the turmoil in oil markets means for Canada’s economy

Negative oil prices are a warning sign that the economic fallout from COVID-19 could be even worse than a lot of people are expecting


What the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy means for workers hurt by Covid-19

Unfortunately the wage subsidy doesn’t mean everyone will get their job back


How to apply for CERB if you’re laid off because of COVID-19

What workers in Canada need to know about applying for benefits and looking for a new job


What the low loonie means for Canadian consumers, businesses and investors

The falling dollar could eventually help struggling exporters, but consumers stand to lose

Real Estate

Deferring your mortgage because of coronavirus could cost you

What you need to know about calculating additional interest costs and protecting your credit score