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Sean Cooper, writer for RateSupermarket.ca’s MoneyWise, has reached his goal of being mortgage-free by 30! How did he do it? Read on for his secrets!
The Scotiabank GM Visa is the latest credit card to hit the market, and earns 5% on the dollar toward a new GM vehicle. But will it get you into the driver’s seat faster? We take a look at the pros, cons, and how soon you could be driving off the lot in your new ride.
CMHC August housing starts exceeded expectation, surging 12% – a high not seen since 2012. Read on to learn more about the factors driving home sales.
With a recession election pending in October, Canada’s federal leaders are focusing on the economic issues. Read on to see what the Liberals, Conservatives and NDP have planned to counter the recession.
It’s been quite a year for interest rates, and recent economic turmoil and dropping oil prices lead many to believe the Bank of Canada will cut rates again in September. However, one big bank holds a more optimistic view, believing rates will see an uptick next year. Get the full story.
The Conservative government announced it plans to expand the maximum withdrawal amount for the Home Buyer’s Plan to $35,000. This is the most recent pre-election promise targeting home buyers struggling with steep affordability – but will this measure help, or hurt, the housing market?
The Conservative government has promised a new renovation tax credit should they be re-elected this October. The tax credit sounds great on paper – but will homeowners really save?
Is it ever a good idea to sign up for a retail credit card? Store-offered cards are experiencing somewhat of a comeback in Canada as they offer features rivaling some of the best on the market. So, are they worth another look?
Good news for prospective home buyers and landlords: the CMHC has announced that 100% of profit from an income suite can be used toward your mortgage qualification, Previously, only 50% was allowed. Read on to see how this can affect your home financing.