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10 Tips to Manage Your Money ! Open a chequing account and get a debit card Put your money for living expenses in a safe and convenient place. With a number of ways to bank including debit, ABM, online, mobile, and tablet banking there is no need to carry cash. @ Open a savings account If you arrive in Canada with a large amount of money, consider opening a high interest savings account, which will earn you more money and keep your money safe until you need it. # Apply for a credit card and use it responsibly to build your credit history Even if you start with a small credit limit, a credit card will help you build your credit history. This is important if you decide to stay in Canada after your studies and need financing for larger purchases down the road. Try to pay your balance in full to avoid interest charges, or at least make the minimum payment by the date indicated on your monthly statement. $ Develop a realistic budget and track your monthly spending
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