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Looking Beyond Mortgage Rates

2015-04-29 | 08:03:29

Looking Beyond Mortgage Rates It’s easy to get caught up in the idea that comparing mortgage rates will guarantee you get the best bang for your mortgage buck. While this may be true for particular situations, there are many scenarios...

Leasing or Buying a Vehicle Impacts Your Debt Ratios

2015-04-14 | 20:55:15

Leasing or Buying a Vehicle Impacts Your Debt Ratios The question of whether it’s better to lease or buy a vehicle is a common dilemma. And do you buy or lease a new or used vehicle? The answer depends on the specifics of your situation....

Examining No-Frills Mortgage Products

2015-04-08 | 07:45:42

Examining No-Frills Mortgage Products While No-Frills mortgage products typically offer a lower – or more discounted – interest rate when compared with many other available products, the lower rate is really their only perk. ...

Collateral Versus Standard Charge Mortgages

2015-04-01 | 08:06:07

Collateral Versus Standard Charge Mortgages With some lenders moving towards collateral charge mortgages, it’s important to understand the differences between a collateral and a standard charge mortgage. The primary difference is that...

Choosing Your Mortgage Amortization

2015-03-25 | 09:10:39

Choosing Your Mortgage Amortization Selecting the length of your mortgage amortization period – the number of years it will take you to become mortgage free – is an important decision that will affect how much interest you pay over...

Buying Versus Renting

2015-03-18 | 07:16:44

Buying versus renting At some point in their lives, most Canadians have probably asked themselves whether it is better to buy or rent a home. And purchasing a home is one of the biggest decisions most people ever make. Ultimately, the...