Skip to main content

Improve Your Financial Fitness

Check out these articles on ways to improve your financial health

December 20, 2023    3 minute read


As the year draws to a close, we’d like to highlight some of the tips and insights we’ve shared over the past 12 months. Check out these blogs for great information on how to improve your financial health as we head into a brand new year.

Tax tips to keep more money in your pocket

It’s a great time to review some key tax breaks and strategies to boost your savings. Learn more about RRSPs, splitting income and pensions, and three tax deductions you don’t want to miss. You can also check out this blog on How to optimize the tax benefits of your RRSP & RRIF.

How to navigate high mortgage rates

Between interest rate hikes and inflation impacting the cost of living, it’s no wonder many of us are concerned about our mortgages. Find out some tips on how to reduce the impact on your finances:

How to spot a text scam with ease

Fraudsters never take vacation, so you need to learn how to protect yourself from their schemes. We’ve got some tips on how to spot four common text scams. How to Spot a Text Scam with Ease | Coastal Community Credit Union (

6 tips to help you save on home insurance

Your home is likely one of your most valuable assets, so read these tips on how to get the protection that’s right for you.

How to take control of debt and pay it down faster

If you are feeling the weight of debt payments, learn more about some powerful repayment strategies that can help you find a sustainable debt repayment plan. You may also want to learn about common budgeting mistakes and how to avoid them.

Wills and Estate Planning Tips

Making a will is a very important step in an estate plan. We’ve got a quick guide to making a will and tips on creating a comprehensive estate plan so you have a well-thought-out strategy to leave as much as possible for the people and causes that you care about, while minimizing stress and tough decision-making.

Take charge of your finances with this easy annual checkup

A lot can change in a year, so it’s important to evaluate your financial health regularly. We’ve got some great tips and a free tool to help you do a quick financial checkup with a personalized plan to help you plan for your future.