Craig Sebastiano
Craig Sebastiano

Craig Sebastiano is an award-winning writer with more than a decade of experience in online, print, and television journalism. He has also worked in marketing as well as internal and external communications. Craig has completed the Canadian Securities Course and is an avid do-it-yourself investor. He likes to write and blog about personal finance, investing, and real estate.

Latest blogs
  • categories: Mortgages

    Canadians will have a harder time buying a home due to the federal government’s numerous mortgage rule changes over the past couple years. Here’s a quick overview of all the changes, important dates, and how they … Read More

  • January
  • categories: Deposits

    Are you new to investing and looking to get a guaranteed return on your money? If that’s the case, you might be interested in GICs—short for guaranteed investment certificates.

  • categories: Deposits

    Let’s face it: GICs aren’t the most exciting investment option. You’ll get all the money back you invested plus a bit of interest. But the return on investment is minimal when interest rates are low like … Read More

  • categories: Deposits

    When choosing a high-interest savings account, you’re probably looking for one with no fees or service charges, no minimum balance, and a rate that’s higher than most of the Big Five banks. The Tangerine Savings Account … Read More

  • December
  • categories: Deposits

    A registered education savings plan (RESP) is a great way to save for a child’s post-secondary education. Not only do you get free money from the federal government for making a contribution, but any capital gains … Read More

  • November
  • categories: Personal Finance

    Let me start off by saying (or writing in this case) that $100,000 in savings isn’t a huge accomplishment because it’s not enough to retire on in a city like Toronto. But saving a large amount … Read More