It’s been one year since MoneyWise writer Sean Cooper reached his goal of being mortgage-free by the age of 30. How did he do it? Read on for his secrets and what he would do differently next time.
So you just bought your first home – now it’s time to protect your brand new asset! Here’s everything you need to know about getting home insurance for the very first time.
It’s time to negotiate your first mortgage – a process which when done correctly can save you tens of thousands of dollars. Here’s what you need to do.
Bidding wars can make purchasing a home incredibly challenging, especially in Toronto and Vancouver. Read on to learn more about how they work, and how to keep your emotions – and budget – under control.
No surprise this time around: The Bank of Canada is leaving the overnight lending rate at 0.5 per cent – where it has been since July of 2015. Read on to find out how this will impact fixed and variable rate mortgages.
Everyday there’s another news headline about just how hot Toronto’s housing market is, but should you really believe everything you hear? Here’s why you should read between the lines.
Fixed rate mortgages are pretty straightforward, but a variable rate mortgage depends on the Bank of Canada’s overnight lending rate. So what happens if that rate should change? Read on to find out!
The challenges continue for prospective homebuyers in Toronto and Vancouver, with skyrocketing prices, a dwindling supply in detached homes and no overnight rate hike in sight. Read on for the latest messages and advice from experts to find out what’s best for you.
Are timeshares worth it? Fractional ownership may seem an affordable alternative to cottage or vacation home ownership, but it comes with plenty of fees and not much by means of return on investment. Here’s what you need to know about timeshare basics.