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The Cost Of A Grande Latte

The Cost Of A Grande Latte

A new survey from ING Direct revealed only one in two Canadians are able to put away an extra $25 a week. Most people I know make it a daily habit to go to their local Starbucks on the way to and/or from work each weekday. It’s easy to spend $5.00 or more a day...
ING Direct Savers Survey

ING Direct Savers Survey

A new survey from ING Direct reveals that six in ten Canadians call themselves ‘savers’ despite one in two being unable to put away an extra $25 a week. Despite fifty-nine per cent of Canadians labeling themselves ‘savers’ versus spenders when...
YVRREChat: Outsourcing

YVRREChat: Outsourcing

This weeks #YVRREChat topic was Outsourcing. By definition the meaning outsourcing is, the contracting out a business function – commonly one previously performed in-house, to an external provider. Outsourcing can provide you with virtual assistants,...
Mortgage Document Checklist

Mortgage Document Checklist

This mortgage document checklist is a guide for the types of documents that are typically required to complete your mortgage application. As your mortgage broker I will work with you to collect the documentation and answer any of your questions. There are often fewer...
RBC Changes Variable Mortgage Rates

RBC Changes Variable Mortgage Rates

Following the news of an increase from TD Canada Trust yesterday, RBC Royal Bank announced today that it is changing its Variable Closed Residential Mortgage rates, including special rate offers effective August 24, 2011. 5 Year Variable Closed Posted Rate is now...
The Crisis of Credit Visualized

The Crisis of Credit Visualized

The short and simple story of the credit crisis as presented by Jonathan Jarvis with the goal of giving form to a complex situation like the credit crisis is to quickly supply the essence of the situation to those unfamiliar and uninitiated. This project was completed...
Variable Rates Increasing At TD Canada Trust

Variable Rates Increasing At TD Canada Trust

Variable Mortgage Rate spreads are increasing at TD Canada Trust effective Aug. 23rd, 2011. Banks like Firstline (CIBC) have attempted in the past to decrease the discount on Prime that they offered their best clients on Variable Rates as well. Effective tomorrow...