Is it a good time to buy a home?

Interest to remain low On November 24th, Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of Canada announced that the central bank will keep lending rates low to limit the impact of the global economic downturn, as financial troubles in Europe increase. This is good news for those who want to invest in a home or […]

WILL YOU BE ABLE TO RETIRE WITHOUT A MORTGAGE?

RBC recently released its latest Housing Snapshot stats Will you be able to retire mortgage free?  This is a concern faced by many Canadians.  With troubles in the financial markets hurting pension plans and retirement savings, rising tuition rates, increased housing costs, rising taxes and increased costs of living have made retirement for many a […]

DEBT CONSOLIDATION – A GREAT ALTERNATIVE!

t’s Time to Consolidate your Debt Canada just announced that in October it had lost 54,000 jobs in just one month.  This is due to economic slowdown caused by troubles in Europe with the debt crisis in Greece, a slowing Chinese economy and a stalled recovery in the United States.  However, it is rare for Canada to lose so many jobs […]