RateSupermarket.ca In the Press

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Mar 13, 2014

Rubina Ahmed-Haq, Money Wise blogger, references RateSupermarket.ca’s Best Mortgage Rates comparison tool while analyzing a recent BMO study on the value of fixed mortgage rates.

Mar 3, 2014

Money Wise Editor Penelope shares her top 9 home hunting hacks for first time buyers with MSN Money.

Feb 28, 2014

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, shares his stance on recent CMHC premium increases and their impact on the Canadian housing market, with Mortgage Broker News.

Feb 28, 2014

Will CMHC premium increases affect home affordability in Canada? Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, tells the Toronto Star he doesn’t believe the change will deter home buyers.

Feb 28, 2014

The CMHC announces new changes for mortgage insurance premiums, to take affect May 1.

Feb 14, 2014

They say love hurts… but that may be especially true for your wallet. The Globe and Mail's Rob Carrick includes RateSupermarket.ca's 2014 Cost of Love study in his daily Carrick on Money feature.

Feb 14, 2014

RateSupermarket.ca Editor Penelope Graham explains the cost of love to Jean- Sébastien Marsan.

Feb 13, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca Editor Penelope Graham chats with Bill Kelly on AM900 CMHL on the findings from the Cost of Love.

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Feb 13, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca’s Cost of Love Study is mentioned by 680 News’ Jackie Rosen as a lead up to Valentine’s Day.

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February 13, 2014

The Beatles may have sung "Money Can't Buy Me Love", but a survey by personal finance website RateSupermarket.ca found the cost of falling in love - from dating to marriage - is around $45-thousand.

February 13, 2014

Penelope Graham, Editor at RateSupermarket.ca, chats with Bill Kelly on the costs associated with love in Canada, and how Canadians can save money with their sweetie.

February 13, 2014

Evening anchor Jackie Rosen cites RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study, which finds the expenses associated with romance total $45,151.88.

February 13, 2014

How much does love actually cost? $45,000. That’s according to a survey by RateSupermarket.ca.

February 12, 2014

While it still might be true that money can't buy you love, it turns out love itself comes with a pretty hefty price tag. According to a new study put out by RateSupermarket.ca, a website devoted to personal finance, falling in love in Canada costs an average of $45,151.88.

February 12, 2014

Pattie Lovett-Reid, financial correspondent for CTV News Channel, breaks down the numbers from RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study.

February 11, 2014

What is the cost of love in Canada? RateSupermarket.ca's study finds from first date to wedding day, romance totals $45,151.88!

Jan 3, 2014

When will rising central interest rates become a reality? Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca shares his thoughts on whether rates will increase this year to the Financial Post's Garry Marr.

Dec 5, 2013

Money Wise Editor Penelope Graham's first hand account of fixing her credit score is included in Globe and Mail columnist Rob Carrick's daily Best Of lineup.

Dec 4, 2013

How will the recent risk fees imposed on the CMHC affect Canadian home buyers? Money Wise Editor Penelope Graham breaks down the issue in Rob Carrick's Daily Best of Column in the Globe and Mail.

Nov 17, 2013

Money Wise editor Penelope Graham provides commentary for Ellen Roseman's featured Money Makeover.

Nov 11, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel findings for the month of November are analyzed by Mortgage Broker News.

Nov 1, 2013

A new website allows Aeroplan rewards collectors to redeem points for school tuition. RateSupermarket.ca President Kelvin Mangaroo shares his take on this new concept, based on RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study which finds it takes the average student 14 years to pay back student loans.

Oct 23, 2013

A softened outlook for Bank of Canada interest rates may signal variable rates will remain lower for longer than expected. Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, speaks to the shift in demand for variable mortgage rates in a low interest environment.

Oct 18, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's GIC comparison engine is referenced in this look at the effectiveness of GIC investments.

Oct 10, 2013

Mortgage Broker News references RateSupermarket.ca's expert Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel's forecast of slightly lower mortgage rates in October.

Oct 10, 2013

A new Amex survey finds only 15% of consumers research their credit card rewards when choosing a card. Penelope Graham, editor at RateSupermarket.ca, share the top tips for selecting a card best suited for your spending needs.

Oct 9, 2013

The possibility of lower fixed mortgage rates as forecasted by RateSupermarket.ca's Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel is referenced in Rob Carrick's finance column in the Globe and Mail.

Oct 8, 2013

Could U.S. debt uncertainty lead to lower Canadian mortgage rates? the Huffington Post references RateSupermarket.ca's Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel in its breakdown of market conditions.

Sep 18, 2013

Living at home during university can save students thousands in student debt - this main takeaway from RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study is referenced as part of the top money saving tips for students, according to the Certified General Accountants Associations of Alberta.

Sep 16, 2013

Consumer demand has bolstered the housing market, despite previous calls for a crash. Kelvin Mangaroo, President at RateSupermarket.ca, shares his take on rising rates and the performance of the bond market.

Sep 09, 2013

Looking to save big bucks on tuition costs? The trick is to pick a local school and live at home. Rob Carrick references RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study in his student lifestyle and spending break down.

Sep 04, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca is listed as a valuable resource for comparing and saving money on insurance premiums.

Sep 04, 2013

Rob Carrick includes RateSupermarket.ca's outlook on rising fixed mortgage rates in his weekly finance news lineup.

Aug 27, 2013

Looking to save $45,000 while at school? Live at home with mom and dad! RateSupermarket.ca's Cost Of The Future study is referenced in this university cost break down by My University Money's Kyle Prevost and Justin Bouchard.

Aug 26, 2013

2Life, a couples and relationship-focused communications app, includes RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study in their online e-zine.

Aug 20, 2013

While TD and CIBC negotiate over the future of the Aeroplan credit card reward program, consumers can take the opportunity to score an even better travel rewards credit card. Penelope Graham, Editor at RateSupermarket.ca, shares her picks for the best travel rewards options on the Canadian market.

Aug 19, 2013

Will recent CMHC limitations to mortgage securities slow down the housing market? RateSupermarket.ca breaks down the purpose of these mortgage funds and the possible impact on consumers.

Aug 14, 2013

Rob Carrick features RateSupermarket.ca's August edition of the Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel, which indicates fixed mortgage rates are in for an increase due to new CMHC rules for lenders and mortgage securities.

Aug 13, 2013

Camping tops the list of frugal vacation options - and RateSupermarket.ca's tips make it an even more affordable getaway, as mentioned in Rob Carrick's weekly On Money roundup in the Globe and Mail.

Aug 9, 2013

Penelope Graham, Editor at RateSupermarket.ca, shares the new features of RateSupermarket.ca's mortgage app, and how this tool will increase access to transparent market information for consumers, along with their accessibility to brokers.

Jul 27, 2013

Financial Post writer Melissa Leong references RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love Study while listing the top dating money spenders.

Jul 20, 2013

Toronto Star journalist Gordon Pape lists RateSupermarket.ca as one of the top resources for comparing the best GIC rates.

Jul 2, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, comments on the upward trend seen among lenders and fixed mortgage rates as a result of record high government of Canada bond yields.

Jul 2, 2013

Are bond funds still a secure investment in today's rising interest rate climate? RateSupermarket.ca's competitive GIC rates are featured in this Globe and Mail analysis.

Jun 28, 2013

Penelope Graham, Editor at RateSupermarket.ca, discusses the company's latest Cost Of study, which estimates the economic contribution of same sex weddings in Canada to be $566,585,415.

Jun 27, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's Money Wise feature on the Calgary floods and insurance is featured in Rob Carrick's weekly On Money column in the Globe and Mail.

Jun 21, 2013

Government of Canada bond yields are spiking, leading to an increase in fixed mortgage rates. Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, comments on the rate of growth to such record highs.

Jun 13, 2013

Penelope Graham, Editor at RateSupermarket.ca shares insight on the factors behind the recent fixed mortgage rate increase, and how it will affect Canadian homebuyers.

Jun 12, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, shares his insights on why fixed mortgage rates may be in for an increase with CTV's Jennifer Burke.

Jun 12, 2013

Rob Carrick references RateSupermarket.ca's Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel's June edition on why mortgage rates are in for a rise.

Jun 5, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study, which measured the debt incurred by the average student as well as the average amount of time required to pay it off, is referenced in this look at the financial struggles facing Ontario college students.

May 28, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's 5 Years of Mortgages infographic is featured on Ron Carrick's weekly On Money feature in the Globe and Mail.

May 15, 2013

Wedding season is upon us - and it can be pricey! Chatelaine magazine references RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study on the costs associated with dating, wedding planning, and marriage.

May 13, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study is referenced by the Financial Post in a piece exploring the spending power and financial literacy of Generation Y.

May 8, 2013

Marie Garand and her daughter Ayesha, finalists in RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House giveaway, share why they deserve to win the $5,397 grand prize.

May 5, 2013

Money Wise editor chats with CFRB Newstalk 1010 host Larry Fedoruk on the economic challenges facing Canadian young adults, and shares details on RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House giveaway.

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May 2, 2013

Record low interest rates may be good news to borrowers, but limit the opportunity for savers to grow their money quickly. RateSupermarket.ca's Savings Account comparison resources is mentioned as a great way to ensure you're getting the highest return on your savings.

May 1, 2013

I love you - now move out! The Yummy Mummy Club profiles RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House giveaway.

May 1, 2013

What's the real cost of gaining independence? RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House study is referenced in the break down of living expenses facing young Canadian adults.

Apr 30, 2013

Hit the road, kid! Rob Carrick features RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House study in his regular economic round up.

Apr 30, 2013

Partnering with a mortgage broker, along with comparing finance rates across the country with resources like RateSupemarket.ca, are named the top tools for buyers looking to purchase their first home.

Apr 29, 2013

Global TV Saskatoon references RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Moving Out study while exploring the financial hurdles facing young adults trying to move out of their family homes.

Apr 19, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, explains how rates comparison sites can be a valuable tool for brokers looking to grow their consumer base, as well as how special promotions such as Get Out Of My House benefit mortgage consumers.

Apr 18, 2013

The battle between lenders for high interest savings deposits is heating up. RateSupermarket.ca comments on the factors behind an infusion of savings consumers on the market, and what lenders are doing to capture market share.

Apr 16, 2013

Are savings accounts the next financial product to experience a rate war? RateSupermarket.ca provides commentary to the Wall Street Journal on the new precedents set for depositor interest rates.

Apr 11, 2013

Is it ever a good idea to pay for your income tax with your credit card? The Globe and Mail's Rob Carrick references RateSupermarket.ca's coverage of this issue in the weekly Carrick on Money feature.

Apr 11, 2013

Money Wise editor Penelope Graham chats with 660 News Calgary about the increasingly high financial hurdles facing young adults - and why they choosing to live with their parents for longer.

Apr 11, 2013

What can you do when adult children, known as "boomerangs" come back to the family home? RateSupermarket.ca's Get Out Of My House giveaway may be the answer - just in time for Mother's Day!

Apr 8, 2013

How overvalued is Canadian Housing? Globe and Mail finance columnist Rob Carrick includes RateSupermarket.ca's post on First Time Home Buyer Mistakes in his analysis.

Mar 30, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, shares the latest trends in rewards and low interest credit cards with finance writer Garry Marr.

Mar 26, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, comments on the factors behind BMO removing their 2.99% 5 year fixed mortgage for the 3rd time.

Mar 25, 2013

Where will Canadian mortgage rates go from here? Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, discusses the factors behind potential mortgage rate increases and drops.

Mar 24, 2013

Penelope Graham, editor at RateSupermarket.ca, discusses how consumers can benefit from being knowledgeable of the mortgage market, and how negotiating for a lower rate can save you thousands of dollar over the course of your mortgage.

Mar 19, 2013

The Huffington Post references RateSupermarket.ca's Money Wise Blog in their analysis of mortgage wars in Canada: "It comes down to good, old fashioned competition".

Mar 15, 2013

Should homeowners lock in for the long term on their mortgages? With today's interest rates at record lows, it could make a lot of sense to ride out upward movement in the market. Yahoo Finance references RateSupermarket.ca's Best Mortgage Rates table in illustrating the savings associated with a 10-year fixed mortgage rate.

Mar 11, 2013

RateSupermarket.ca's expert Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel's March forecast for unchanged mortgage rates is referenced by the Financial Post in an analysis of housing market trends.

Feb 21, 2013

Can you put a price on love? Apparently, you can! Maclean's magazine analyzes RateSupermarket.ca's study on the Cost of Love.

Feb 15, 2013

Turns out love does cost a thing – $43,842.08, to be exact . According to RateSupermarket.ca, that’s the cost of a typical one-year courtship followed by a one-year engagement and then a wedding.

Feb 14, 2013

Can you put a price on love? Referencing RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study, WAND News takes to the streets to see what people plan to spend on their own Valentine's Day plans.

Feb 14, 2013

Check out this breakdown of RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study, tallying the expenses associated with a one-year dating period, engagement and the average Canadian wedding.

Feb 13, 2013

Penelope Graham, editor at RateSupermarket.ca, discusses the surprisingly high costs associated with relationships with Barry Morgan on Montreal's CJAD 800 am.

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Feb 11, 2013

The hosts of Global's Morning Show discuss RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study, and the associated price of falling in love.

Feb 9, 2013

A study by BMO finds only 28% of couples discuss their retirement savings expectations before moving in together, causing fundamental relationship issues down the line. RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study is referenced in how this may be a costly mistake for many Canadians.

Feb 8, 2013

If you’ve ever wondered how much your love does cost, the good folks at financial rate comparison website RateSupermarket.ca have done all that number crunching for you. They've come up with the average cost of courtship from first date to first step down the aisle.

Feb 8, 2013

According to a recent study by one of Canada's leading independent financial rate comparison sites, RateSupermarket.ca, there is a cost to love. In fact, the study has determined there is a hefty price tag attached to love -- $43,842.08 to be exact -- based on a one-year courtship, a one-year engagement and the average wedding costs in Canada.

Feb 8, 2013

Rob Carrick includes RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study in his weekly On Money feature. Read on to see the final financial tallies of dating and marriage.

Feb 7, 2013

Pattie Lovett Reid breaks down the Cost of Love numbers for viewers on CTV News.

Feb 7, 2013

Kate Drummond of the Huffington Post looks at the numbers from RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study, which break down the expenses associated with dating, engagement and planning a wedding.

Feb 7, 2013

Penelope Graham, editor at RateSupermarket.ca, writes on the importance of comparison shopping when choosing a mortgage, and how rate comparison sights can be a valuable tool for consumers.

Feb 7, 2013

Turns out you CAN put a cost on love - and it's $43,824! Melissa Leong of the Financial Post breaks down the numbers RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of Love study.

Feb 6, 2013

Turn out, love does have a cost. Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, comments on how important it is for couples to share financial goals and strategies, referencing RSM's Cost of Love study.

Feb 4, 2013

With so many great no-fee credit card options available on the market, is there ever a reason to choose a card with an annual fee? Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermarket.ca, shares his take on the features offered by various cards, and how credit card options for consumers are growing.

Jan 29, 2013

Do students stand a chance against money grabbing techniques like on-campus credit card applications? Jeff Lagerquist references RateSupermarket.ca's Cost of the Future study when examining the financial challenges facing today's students.

Jan 29, 2013

Yahoo Finance features RateSupermarket.ca's Best of Finance awards as a great credit card consumer resource. Jennifer Kwan highlights the Awards winners and breaks down the methodology for selection.

Jan 25, 2013

Kelvin Mangaroo, President of RateSupermaket.ca, comments on the importance of assessing one's financial habits and needs when selecting a credit card, and refers to RateSupermarket.ca's Best of Finance credit cards study.

Jan 23, 2013

Rob Carrick announces RateSupermarket.ca's Best of Finance Product Picks results in the Globe and Mail.

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