Mortgage

Self-Employed Canadians Have a Better Chance of Qualifying For a Mortgage

Self-Employed Canadians Have a Better Chance of Qualifying For a Mortgage

It’s long been accepted that self-employed Canadians have a difficult time of qualifying for a lot of the same privileges that other Canadians have. But now, we may be able to exclude getting a Mortgage from that list.

Could Smoking Marijuana at Home Lower Property Values?

Could Smoking Marijuana at Home Lower Property Values?

As of Oct. 17, Canadians can now buy, indulge, and grow their own weed. However, if you aren’t careful about how you consume, it might affect your property value.

Does Financial Education Help Lower Stress?

Does Financial Education Help Lower Stress?

Whether you work at a financial company or not, everyone has to deal with the same financial concerns in their lives. Prudential Financial, one of the world’s largest financial services firms conducted a study on its employees over a 10 year period starting in 2008 regarding this issue.

The Pros of Using a Mortgage Broker

The Pros of Using a Mortgage Broker

If you’re looking for a mortgage on a home or to renew a mortgage, you’ll be asking yourself which is the better option, a bank or a mortgage broker?

Toronto’s Condo Market Cools as Fewer Developments Launched

Toronto’s Condo Market Cools as Fewer Developments Launched

Condos have been all the rage over the past few years, and it is likely that that trend will continue. However, with a boom in condo developments last year, this year’s number of developments has seen a significant decrease, leading to 56 per cent fewer sales than 2017’s second quarter.

How Much Money Do the BIG Banks Earn?

How Much Money Do the BIG Banks Earn?

With the big Canadian banks set to reveal their quarterly earnings, investors are eager to take a close look to see how higher interest rates and a questionable trade environment are hurting the economy’s prospects.