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Small Ritual Coffee

Small Ritual Coffee is a great coffee shop I discovered in White Rock when meeting a client a few weeks back. Small Ritual is a not for profit community coffee shop that aspires to be sustainably permanent in their location. The best part about Small Ritual is not...
Competition in the Canadian Mortgage Market

Competition in the Canadian Mortgage Market

The following article begins with a brief examination of the Canadian mortgage market, focusing on the market’s evolution following changes to the Bank Act in 1992, which allowed chartered banks to enter the trust business, and the subsequent entrance of virtual banks...

Google Places

Google Places allows you to create free listings so when potential customers search Maps for local information, they’ll find your business: your address, hours of operation, even photos of your storefront. I encourage all business owners to create their listings...

Testimonial: Webtechbc

Earlier last month I worked with Jonah from Webtechbc on providing me a SEO report for this website. The person behind Webtechbc is Jonah Lewis. I met Jonah at the Unmarketing Book tour late last year and we discussed SEO at length and jumped at the opportunity for...

Mortgage Co-Signer vs. Guarantor

From time to time I’m asked, “What’s the difference between a Co-Signer and a Guarantor for a mortgage?” What is a Co-Signer or Guarantor for a mortgage? Basically, a co-signer is a co-owner, he/she is registered on the title and is equally...

Pasquale Sasso (Realtor)

“I have worked with Scott on a number of Real Estate transactions and he is simply one of the most astute and attentive mortgage advisers I know. He loves a challenge and loves to come up with outside-the-box solutions for homeowners looking to purchase or refinance...