TIME TO LEAVE YOUR BANK

It seems that every big bank across the country is raising their service fees to all new levels that are at the point of being ridiculous.  Sometimes it feels like it is more expensive to keep money in a big bank than to put it under your pillow. We need a secure place to put […]

GOOD NEWS FOR THOSE WITH MORTGAGES AND CREDIT LINES

On January 17th, 2012, the Bank of Canada kept its rate at 1.25% which is great news for those looking to refinance their mortgage or looking to reduce their monthly credit payments.  With the growth of the overall economy in Canada is expected to remain moderate, along with downgraded credit-rating in Europe, it is expected […]

REASSESS YOUR MORTGAGE AND DEBTS

With the beginning of a new year, it is an excellent time to reassess our spending, debts and mortgage.  After an interesting year around the globe, it is going to be an important year to watch our finances.  If you haven’t thought about your mortgage or the extra spending you did over the Christmas season, […]

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN ALBERTA AND BC

Growth in Real Estate sales and value expected for Alberta The Canadian Real Estate Association reported on Dec 15, that resale housing activity rose in November 2011, despite ongoing global financial uncertainty. This is good not only for the Canadian economy but also for the real estate investor.  The association predicted that the province with the strongest […]