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Financial advice for Albertans as we navigate COVID-19

Managing your finances during challenging times

During these uncertain times, growing concern over your personal finances may be top-of-mind. Below you’ll find timely insights, advice, and resources to help you navigate your life and finances during COVID-19.

What to do if you must cash-in investments during COVID-19

What should you do if you have to cash-in or sell your investments to make up for lost income during COVID-19?

How investing in a turbulent market can work in the long term

When investing in turbulent markets, it’s important to understand market history, think long term and avoid emotional decision making.

Should I defer my mortgage payments amid COVID-19?

Understanding mortgage payment deferral programs to help you decide if it’s the right option for you during the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 and your taxes, what individual taxpayers need to know

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada has announced a tax extension for individuals and self-employed individuals. 

Buying or selling a home now? Considerations during COVID-19

We take a look into how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the housing market in Alberta and what implications this is having on Albertans looking to buy or sell a home right now.

Have you lost your job due to COVID-19? Here are six things you should do.

If you’re one of the many Albertans navigating a job loss due to the coronavirus, here are a few things you can do to help you manage your money through this current pandemic.

Investment scams surfacing during COVID-19

Learn about investment scams surfacing as a result of COVID-19 and how you can prevent falling victim.

Is my money safe during uncertain times?

If COVID-19 has you wondering if you should withdraw your savings in cash, rest assured your deposits with ATB Financial are safe and accessible.

How to make ends meet as a student during COVID-19

If you're a student, here are a few tips on how to navigate government relief programs, including CESB, and how to manage your finances during COVID-19.

COVID-19 related scams are on the rise in Alberta

It’s a vulnerable time for all Albertans. Protect yourself from fraud by staying educated on the latest scams related to COVID-19.

Making the transition from branch visits to online and mobile banking

Learning to use online and mobile banking may be intimidating. Use these helpful tips and resources to put your mind at ease as you make the transition.

The emotions of volatile markets

Prevalent emotions during market downturns or periods of volatility and strategies to help ourselves from making purely emotional decisions.

How long does it take to earn your money back after a bear market

A look back at the historical stock market recovery from bear markets and what you should do with your investments.

What professional fund managers do in the face of volatility

Understanding volatility, risk, and diversification during market turmoil and how fund companies use portfolio rebalancing to increase long-term success.

Four things to remember during market volatility

Here are four things to remember to help you beat the uncomfortable feelings and manage your investments (as objectively as possible) during periods of market volatility.

The frequency of five percent market drops

An overview of five percent market drops in the past few years and why a long-term investment strategy is key during these market drops.

How might a mortgage deferral affect my renewal?

We explain how mortgage payment deferral could impact your mortgage renewal and what you can do to lessen these effects.

Tips for working from home

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many are navigating working from home for the first time. Here are three tips for transitioning to working from home.

Common questions from investors during market turmoil

With market volatility high right now, here are a few questions investors may be asking.

[Webinar] A discussion with Morgan Housel, presented by ATB Wealth

Watch Morgan Housel, partner at the Collaborative Fund, speak about how investors can build resiliency by understanding how the human mind works when faced with uncertainty.

[Webinar] A discussion with Dr. Daniel Crosby, presented by ATB Wealth

Watch bestselling author, psychologist and behavioural finance expert Dr. Daniel Crosby as he highlights how purpose, proof and process will help you during uncertain times.


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