Product Reviews

MDJ has been reviewing financial products in the Canadian market for over 12 years now. Here, we have grouped all of these reviews together so you can easily find the best service for your specific needs. It doesn't matter if you are looking for the best Canadian banks, discount broker, robo advisor, credit card or anything else – We got it all here for you!

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StudioTax Review 2022

By Clark January 7, 2022

StudioTax is certified tax preparation software for Canadian personal income tax returns. It is provided by BHOK IT Consulting and is now also available for…

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Qtrade Review 2022 – Canada’s Best Broker

By Kornel January 2, 2022

What Is Qtrade Direct Investing? Is it Legit? Qtrade Direct Investing is part of Aviso Wealth, a national financial services company owned by the Credit…

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Questrade Review 2022 [$50 Promo Offer Code]

By FT December 7, 2021

Questrade Review 2022 [$50 Promo Offer Code] Edited in November 2019 by FT with help from our newest author Kyle Prevost. Background: When I first wrote…

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Wealthsimple Review (2022 Update)

By FT October 20, 2021

Wealthsimple Review 2020 – Robo Advisor & Wealthsimple Trade [UNIQUE PROMO] By FT | May 17, 2020 | Comments I’ve been putting off writing a Wealthsimple review…

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Tangerine’s No-Fee Cash-back MasterCard – The Cash Back King? (2022 Update)

By Meg June 5, 2021

This was originally a guest post by credit card enthusiast and regular reader –  Elbyron, written back in 2015. Now, it’s the time to re-evaluate…

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Dividend Stocks Rock Review 2022

By FT June 3, 2021

Investing on your own is not an easy task.  From mutual funds to robo advisors and individual stocks, there are a wide range of strategies,…

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CI Direct Investing Review 2022 (Formerly WealthBar) – The Robo Advisor for Canadian Expats

By Kyle Prevost September 13, 2020

With CI Financial recently purchasing WealthBar and rebranding to CI Direct Investing, we thought it was the perfect time to write an updated CI Direct…

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SimpleTax Review: File Your Canadian Tax Return

By Dale Roberts July 31, 2020

Who likes doing taxes, raise your hand. If you enjoy doing taxes you are likely an accountant, or you are one of a very select group…

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Simplii Financial Review

By Kornel July 5, 2020

If you are someone who prefers to do all their banking from the comfort of their home and doesn’t mind not being able to deal…

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Legal Wills Review: Canada’s Best Online Will Kit

By Kyle Prevost June 14, 2020

When I was asked if I wanted to write a Canadian Legal Wills review in exchange for a free trial of Canada’s best online will kit, I have to admit that I was embarrassed.

You see… until yesterday I didn’t have a will.

I know… statistics show that roughly half of Canadian adults don’t have a will, and only a third or so have one that is up to date.

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Questwealth Portfolios: A Robo Advisor by Questrade

By Kyle Prevost June 8, 2020

Robo advisors are becoming more and more popular as an option for Canadian investors. I’ve done a few robo reviews already, and today will be…

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Rogers World Elite MasterCard – Best Free Cash Back Card in Canada?

By FT November 19, 2018

In a recent post announcing the new Simplii Financial Cash Back Visa (4% at restaurants), I hinted that the Rogers World Elite MasterCard may be…

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StudioTax Review 2022

By Clark January 7, 2022

StudioTax is certified tax preparation software for Canadian personal income tax returns. It is provided by BHOK IT Consulting and is now also available for…

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Wealthsimple Crypto Review

By Meg January 6, 2022

What is Wealthsimple Crypto? Wealthsimple Crypto is a crypto trading platform managed through Wealthsimple Trade. It features completely self-directed trading with commission-free buying and selling…

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Qtrade Review 2022 – Canada’s Best Broker

By Kornel January 2, 2022

What Is Qtrade Direct Investing? Is it Legit? Qtrade Direct Investing is part of Aviso Wealth, a national financial services company owned by the Credit…

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BMO Investorline Review (2022 Update + Exclusive Promo)

By FT December 9, 2021

Is BMO Investorline Safe and Trusted? As one of Canada’s oldest and most trusted companies (founded in 1817) the Bank of Montreal – more commonly…

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CI Direct Trading (Virtual Brokers) Review 2022

By Justin Bouchard December 8, 2021

CI Direct Trading Overview In 2009, Virtual Brokers came out onto the scene as one of Canada’s best online discount brokerages with a commitment to…

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Questrade Review 2022 [$50 Promo Offer Code]

By FT December 7, 2021

Questrade Review 2022 [$50 Promo Offer Code] Edited in November 2019 by FT with help from our newest author Kyle Prevost. Background: When I first wrote…

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EQ Bank Review 2022 – Best Rates in Canada

By Kornel December 4, 2021

EQ Bank Account Options and Interest Rates Account Type Interest Rate Best For Daily High Interest Account 1.25%* People who want the highest consistent interest…

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TD Direct Investing Review 2022

By FT November 30, 2021

The TD Direct Investing online discount brokerage is amongst the most popular of Canada’s online discount brokerages. TD has consistently been on the forefront over…

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National Bank Direct Brokerage Review

By FT November 27, 2021

Although we applaud NBDB for their recent low-fee effort, they still have a long way to go. In the last couple of years they have…

Scotia iTrade Online Brokerage Review

By FT November 24, 2021

CIBC Investor’s Edge Broker Review 2022

By Meg November 23, 2021

Tangerine Bank Review 2022

By Kornel November 19, 2021

You Need a Budget (YNAB) Canada Review

By Meg November 18, 2021

Interactive Brokers (IBKR) Canada Review 2022

By Jordan November 18, 2021

Neo Financial Credit Card Review

By Kyle Prevost November 15, 2021

Wealthsimple Trade Review

By Meg November 6, 2021

ModernAdvisor Review 2022

By Meg October 28, 2021

Nest Wealth Review 2022

By Meg October 21, 2021

BMO SmartFolio Review 2022

By FT October 21, 2021

Wealthsimple Review (2022 Update)

By FT October 20, 2021

HSBC InvestDirect Review (October 2022 Update)

By Kornel October 14, 2021

Amex Cobalt Review

By Meg October 14, 2021

CIBC Dividend Visa Review

By Meg October 11, 2021

CIBC Aventura Gold Review

By Meg October 5, 2021

Desjardins Online Brokerage Review (2022 Update)

By Jordan October 5, 2021

Scotiabank SCENE Visa Review

By Meg September 8, 2021

Brim Financial Mastercard Review

By Meg August 26, 2021

MBNA Rewards Platinum Plus Mastercard Review

By Meg August 11, 2021

CIBC Aeroplan Visa Review

By Meg July 27, 2021

Enriched Academy Review

By Guest Blogger July 25, 2021

BMO CashBack World Elite Mastercard Review 2022

By Meg July 20, 2021

Tangerine World Mastercard Review

By Meg June 12, 2021

TD Aeroplan Visa Infinite Review

By Meg June 11, 2021

Amex Gold Rewards Card Review 2022

By Meg June 7, 2021

Tangerine’s No-Fee Cash-back MasterCard – The Cash Back King? (2022 Update)

By Meg June 5, 2021

Dividend Stocks Rock Review 2022

By FT June 3, 2021

Scotia Momentum Visa Infinite Card Review 2022

By Meg June 1, 2021

Justwealth Review 2022

By Hannah May 26, 2021

RBC InvestEase Review

By Jordan April 28, 2021

Willful Review 2022

By Jordan April 19, 2021

Motive Financial Review

By Jordan December 13, 2020

Scotiabank Review: Elite Chequing, Banking, and Credit Card Package

By Kyle Prevost December 10, 2020

RBC Direct Investing Review 2022: Fees, ETFs, Account Options and More

By Justin Bouchard December 2, 2020

Eirene Cremations Review

By Kornel December 2, 2020

BMO adviceDirect Review: Investing Advice for a Low Fee

By Kyle Prevost November 22, 2020

Moka App Review (Formerly Mylo)

By Kornel November 7, 2020

PC Money Account Review – Loblaws Resurrects a New PC Financial No Fee Account

By Kyle Prevost September 15, 2020

CI Direct Investing Review 2022 (Formerly WealthBar) – The Robo Advisor for Canadian Expats

By Kyle Prevost September 13, 2020

SimpleTax Review: File Your Canadian Tax Return

By Dale Roberts July 31, 2020

Simplii Financial Review

By Kornel July 5, 2020

Legal Wills Review: Canada’s Best Online Will Kit

By Kyle Prevost June 14, 2020

Questwealth Portfolios: A Robo Advisor by Questrade

By Kyle Prevost June 8, 2020

Motusbank Canada Review 2020: High Interest Savings Accounts, Online Personal Loans and Mortgages

By Kyle Prevost February 23, 2020

Rogers World Elite MasterCard – Best Free Cash Back Card in Canada?

By FT November 19, 2018

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