Should You Pay Off Debt or Invest?

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

What would you do if you received an unexpected windfall of $10,000? Would you pay off debt or invest it? On this week's podcast, Doug explores the pros and cons of investing vs paying off debt with personal finance blogger Sean Cooper and Ted Michalos, partner and co-founder of Hoyes, Michalos, and Associates.

How To Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster with Sean Cooper

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

Today we talk with Sean Cooper about how he paid off his mortgage in just three years, what he might do differently and what you can learn from his process.

Best of Show: Clean Up Your Debt Mess

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

On today's Debt Free in 30 rebroadcast we talk with Gail Vaz-Oxlade about how to build a repayment plan to get out of debt and Ted Michalos about consumer proposals.

Smart Ways To Pay Off Debt

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

Today I talk with Leigh Taylor, Trustee in Bankruptcy and President of LC Taylor in Winnipeg and Northwestern Ontario. We discuss smart ways to pay off debt, including whether you should cash in your RRSP, co-sign a loan and when to consolidate your debts.

Should You Pay Down Debt Or Invest In RRSP?

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

On today's show I talk with Vikram Barhat, a financial writer based in Toronto whose work has appeared on the BBC, Morningstar Canada and The Globe and Mail. He writes about investing, personal finance, wealth management and real estate. Vikram answers the question, should we pay down our debt or invest in an RRSP?

Crushing Debt. Why Canadians Should Drop Everything and Pay Off Debt

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Posted by J. Douglas Hoyes, CA, CPA, LIT, CIRP, CBV

Today's guest is David Trahair, Chartered Professional Accountant and author of several books about personal finance including the book we talked about today: Crushing Debt: Why Canadians Should Drop Everything and Pay Off Debt. David makes an excellent case for why consumers should pay off their debts rather than save money.