How Does Your Credit Score Help You Reach Your Financial Goals?
If you have a specific financial goal or life milestone you’re trying to reach, it’s a good idea to know what your credit score is and how it could impact your success.
October 4, 2021
Ultimate Guide To Finances For New Parents
Willful co-founders Kevin and Erin are expecting their first child, and they’ve put together this guide to help other expecting or new parents to check off the important financial to-dos when a new baby arrives:
September 15, 2021
First-Time Home Buyer in Canada? The 5 Most Common Mistakes To Avoid
Nobody wants to wake up in their new home with buyer’s remorse, so it’s important to be aware of the common mistakes made by many first-time home buyers in Canada.
September 8, 2021
A Guide to Talking to Your Loved Ones About Money
Talking to your loved ones about money can be stressful. It can feel impolite or uncomfortable to discuss your finances when we’ve been taught that it’s a taboo subject. But it doesn’t have to be that way! We’re sharing eight steps you can use to have positive money conversations with the important people in your life.
August 24, 2021
What Is Your Credit Score And Why Is It Important?
In this post, you’ll learn what a credit score is, how your credit score is calculated, why your credit score matters, where you can find and track your credit score, and how to improve your credit score to reach your next financial goals.
August 11, 2021
Five Questions to Ask Your Home and Auto Insurer
Here are five questions to should be asking your insurer when reviewing your home and auto insurance.
June 1, 2021
How To Deal With Someone’s Insurance Policies After They Die
Losing a loved one is a heartbreaking experience. Here's what you need to know about their car, home, and life insurance
May 21, 2021
How To Stay Safe and Healthy While Working From Home
From sitting for hours in front of a monitor, to long meetings -- How can we stay safe and prepared while working from home?
May 17, 2021
What To Do When A Loved One Passes Away?
Losing a loved one is always painful and many families feel overwhelmed — not just by the tragic loss, but also by everything that needs to be done at an already difficult time. Here are some steps to consider and things to do when someone dies.
February 23, 2021
Asset vs. Income Protection: How to Protect Both
What if you have a mortgage but are unable to work due to illness? That's where insurance comes in, but there are different types. In this article, we're covering the different types of insurance and which ones you might need!
February 19, 2021
7 Things To Do For The Long Weekend 2021
To help you make the most of your long weekend, we asked the Willful team to share their best Family Day long weekend activity ideas.
February 9, 2021
The Importance Of An Emergency Fund
Our friends at Quber break down why having an emergency fund is so important, plus they're sharing a few tips to help get your emergency fund growing in no time!
January 26, 2021
A Guide To Pre-Planning Funeral and Burial Wishes
Planning for our own deaths can feel scary and uncomfortable, no wonder many Canadians tend to these important life tasks, like making a will. We’ve partnered with our friends at Arbor Memorial to guide you through the process of pre-planning and selecting your funeral and burial wishes.
January 13, 2021
Tips To Stop Procrastinating On Your To-Dos
Do you ever have tasks that just never seem to get checked off your to-do list? You know, the things that you know you have to get done but somehow, you can never bring yourself to finish. We’ve rounded up some tips to help you stop procrastinating on your to-do’s.
January 12, 2021
Which Willful Plan Is Right For You?
If you’re not sure which Willful plan is right for you, we’re breaking down the differences between the 3 plans to help you find the right fit!
January 8, 2021
10 Unexpected Things We Learned In 2020
While 2020 was challenging, it was also a year of growth and learning. To kick off 2021, we're sharing some unexpected things we learned last year.
January 1, 2021
6 Things to Consider on Your 2021 Financial Checklist
How did you do in 2020, and where can you do better in 2021? This financial checklist is a great place to get started!
December 23, 2020
6 Reasons Why You Should Tackle Making A Will Before The New Year
The last few weeks of the year is perfect time to wrap up some important to-do’s from this year that still may be on your list. Here are 6 reasons why you should tackle making will before the New Year!
December 18, 2020
4 Unique Ways To Invest In Real Estate & How To Protect Your Investments
Most people think of that in terms of diversifying across asset classes but did you know that you can diversify within the real estate asset class?
December 17, 2020
10 Tips For Talking About Death and Estate Planning This Holiday Season
While the holidays may look a bit different this year, it’s still one of the best times to start talking about your end-of-life plans. So here are our top 10 tips for having conversations around death and wills over the holidays.
December 14, 2020