From the RateSupermarket.ca family to yours, here’s wishing you a warm and safe holiday this season. But – if you do need a break from all that festive cheer and feasting – here are the week’s top finance headlines!
INFOGRAPHIC: The Top Mortgage Moments of 2015
It’s been a busy year for the mortgage market. Check out the top mortgage moments of 2015 – and how they impacted consumers – in this handy infographic.
Read Penelope’s Blog | The Top Mortgage Moments of 2015
5 Financial Tasks to Complete Before the End of the Year
Are your finances ready for 2016? There are a number of financial tasks to complete now to see full payoff in the new year. From stocks to your tax return, here’s what you need to know.
Read Amanda’s Blog | 5 Financial Tasks to Complete Before the End of the Year
Use Your Credit Card Rewards For Holiday Shopping
Want to know how to use credit card rewards while shopping for your holiday list? Here are the top areas rewards can help you save this season.
Read Jaclyn’s Blog | Use Your Credit Card Rewards For Holiday Shopping
Economy: How Do Negative Interest Rates Work?
Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz recently stated that negative interest rates could be a possibility in bad economic times. How does this monetary policy work? And how would consumers and borrowers be affected?
Read Sean’s Blog | How Do Negative Interest Rates Work?
Mortgages: Here’s Where It’s Cheaper to Rent Than Buy
With new mortgage rules hitting the market, owning a home may be out of reach for many would-be buyers. Considering your rental options instead? RentSeeker shares their top three picks for affordable rental markets.
Read RentSeeker’s Blog | Here’s Where It’s Cheaper to Rent Than Buy