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Tips to Painlessly Have Your Best Financial Year Ever

2016-02-03 | 11:00:23

Welcome to the second month of 2016! We have all had a few weeks to settle in now and get back to reality and, as always, getting our finances in order is at the top of mind for many of us. Today we are going to look at a few tricks to help you...

Something our children should be learning in school…All Things Credit Report

2016-02-03 | 10:55:35

Any time you apply for credit in the form of a credit card, personal loan, auto loan, or cell phone, the company lending you money will want to access your credit report first. Your credit report is a snapshot of how you have repaid your financial...

Bank of Canada Does Not Cut Rates

2016-01-20 | 09:47:45

In an evenly divided call by market analysts, the Bank of Canada maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1/2 percent. The Bank said that inflation prospects are largely as expected and that "the dynamics of the global economy are broadly as...

Will The Bank of Canada Cut Rates Next Week?

2016-01-15 | 08:17:22

Expectations of a Bank of Canada rate cut next week are mounting and for good reason. The Canadian economy is showing signs of considerable weakness and business investment plans have been cut. Oil prices continue to decline sharply and Iranian oil...

Upcoming Changes to Down Payment...

2016-01-13 | 11:41:22

Effective Februaruy 15, 2016 CMHC will be changing the guidelines for the minimum down payment required when purchasing a new home. Please open link to find out more...CMHC_Frequently_Asked_Questions_on_New_Down_Payment_Rules_from_website_Jan_13_16...

Why homeowners and buyers can expect more mortgage rate hikes from the big banks

2016-01-13 | 07:58:26

Hi there, I’ve had several questions over the past few days about mortgage rates and the expectation of increasing rates… specifically with bond rates dropping.. why is this happening? Why can clients expect more increases to interest...