Anne Gaviola

Money

How to Get Your Money Back if COVID-19 Ruined Your Travel Plans

Experts share battle-tested strategies to increase your chances of getting flight and package refunds and answer your questions about future travel.
Anne Gaviola
6.2.20
Work

How to Find Jobs in This Terrifying Economy

Expert advice on navigating the harshest job market of your lifetime, whether you're employed, scared of being laid off, or out of work.
Anne Gaviola
5.26.20
rent

Couple Says Landlord Is Using a Legal Loophole to Get Around Eviction Ban

These Toronto residents say their only “crime” is taking part in the Keep Your Rent movement during the coronavirus pandemic.
Anne Gaviola
5.25.20
personal finance

Canada, Here's What You Need to Do About Your Student Loans Right Now

The decision to defer payments depends on how much you owe. VICE answers questions about school-related debt for students and graduates.
Anne Gaviola
5.19.20
rent

It Only Took a Pandemic to Drop Rent Prices in Canada's Most Expensive Cities

Units that used to be Airbnbs are now long-term rentals and tenants are staying put, pushing prices down in Toronto and Vancouver.
Anne Gaviola
5.14.20
housing

Sadly, the Pandemic Could Be Millennials' Best Chance to Buy a House

The next couple of years could be a once-in-a-lifetime chance to buy a first home for the lucky people who still have jobs.
Anne Gaviola
5.12.20
Food

Toronto Restaurants Are Boycotting Uber Eats, Saying It Costs Too Much

With dining in a no-go, food delivery apps are an easy way to reach a huge customer base. But a number of restaurants say it’s a deal with the devil.
Anne Gaviola
5.6.20
personal finance

You Can Pay Almost Nothing for Car Insurance Right Now

The coronavirus pandemic means cheap car insurance is available and by doing a few small things, you can save lots of money.
Anne Gaviola
5.5.20
Money

Payday Lenders Are Charging Up to 780% Interest Amid Coronavirus Panic

While banks are slashing lending rates, it's business as usual for payday lenders, now considered essential services during the pandemic.
Anne Gaviola
5.1.20
personal finance

If You Can't Pay Your Rent, Here's How to Save Your Credit Score

Advice on how to buy yourself time, or break your lease, if you don’t have enough money to pay your landlord this month.
Anne Gaviola
4.28.20
Canada

Foodora Is Ditching Canada Two Months After Workers Win Right to Unionize

The company announced plans to leave in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic when demand for food delivery is reportedly increasing.
Anne Gaviola
4.27.20
personal finance

Here's the 'Doomsday Budget' You Need Right Now

The coronavirus pandemic means you need a stripped-down approach to your personal finances and any extra money you may be lucky enough to have.
Anne Gaviola
4.21.20
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