Save on Utilities and Household Spending with these Credit Cards

No matter what end of the property spectrum you’re on – homeowner or renter – monthly utility bills are a… Read More »

RBC Cuts 5-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate

Last week, Royal Bank of Canada lowered its posted five-year fixed rate from 3.89% to 3.74%. It was the first… Read More »

How the USMCA Will Affect Mortgage Rates

In October 2018 Canada and its closest trading partners – the United States and Mexico – agreed to a new… Read More »

The Credit Card Mistakes that can Hurt Your House Hunt

What’s in your wallet can dramatically help or hinder your chances of landing your dream home. That’s not a metaphor… Read More »

Are Variable Mortgage Rates Still the Best Bet?

Interest rates have been in the news lately, in Canada and around the world. The U.S. Federal reserve has been… Read More »

Data Suggests Millennials Hard Hit by Mortgage Stress Test

We may have just been given the first indication of how the mortgage stress test has impacted borrowers – and… Read More »

How Do I Save Up for My Down Payment?

The decision to buy your first home is a major milestone, and homeownership is a point of pride for many… Read More »

What If I Don’t Use My Mortgage Pre-Approval?

When the home hunting bug strikes, the first thing most would-be home buyers do is look up online real estate… Read More »

Can You Afford to Buy a $1-Million Home?

As a kid, being a millionaire meant that you’d made it. But now, a million dollars went from being the stuff… Read More »

How to Get a Mortgage Without a Full-time Job

When our parents were young and buying their first homes, the career expectations were simple: go to school, get a… Read More »