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2017-01-17 | 15:45:34

Credit Card Fraud Stats - Protect Yourself from Being Scammed

Credit cards are very convenient to use. They’re accepted practically anywhere and eliminate the need for people to carry cash with them whenever they go out. They can also be used for actual purchases as well as online shopping.A credit card...

2017-01-17 | 09:20:09

CMHC Insurance Premiums Rising

Well goooood morning everybody! You know it's always a great morning in the mortgage world whenever CMHC decides to roll out a fresh press release... and this one's a doozy.I've been anticipating for quite some time now that mortgage insurance...

2017-01-09 | 12:18:16

Get 25% of Your Mortgage Insurance Back!

Well hello again everyone! It's time for another instalment of "How to save money: 101".So you've just finished purchasing your new home and cash is a bit tight. Well, how would you like to get a $4050.00 cheque in the mail??? I can hear you shouting...

2016-12-30 | 10:30:08

Are Rates Headed Up?

 Years of predictions by Canada's economists may finally be catching up to them. That increase in interest rates they've been predicting for several years, well it's safe to say it's here. And with much more to come in the near future. The 5...

2016-12-20 | 10:35:57

Word of the day: Offset

It seems like lately many people are looking to rental income to either help them afford a more expensive home, or to create income and wealth through real estate.Whether you own a rental property(ies) or simply a basement suite in your home, there...

2016-12-15 | 16:28:48

The *NEW* BC H.O.M.E. Partnership Program

In response to the overwhelming number of questions I've already received this morning, here's a quick recap/overview of the newly announced down payment assistance program in British Columbia.How will it work?The program will assist eligible first...