Personal Finance 101: Understand your paystub

Almost half of Canadians, 46 per cent, pay more attention to weather than to their pay statements. That's from a study this summer by Angus Reid, on behalf of Payments Canada. Almost forty per cent of respondents say they probably wouldn't be able to spot a pay discrepancy, and more than a third find reviewing pay information intimidating. George Ripoll, an Investment Advisor with BMO Nesbitt Burns, gives Teresa Kaszuba some tips on how you can better understand your paystub.