The Blog

September 6, 2011

Variable Rate Pricing

This is a good article on variable rate pricing and the reason for the increase on variable rates last week. The underlying theme of the article […]
August 20, 2011

Carney Sees No Recession

Bank of Canada Governor, Mark Carney, confirms that "Canadian growth over the second half will be slower than first thought". However, growth is still in our […]
August 10, 2011

Rates to Remain Low till 2013

Thanks to the continually flailing US economy, the US Fed has announced that they now plan to keep short term rates at all time lows through […]
August 4, 2011

Future Technology

This is a must watch! Corning's view on what the future of technology has in store for us. Very cool! Click here
August 2, 2011

US Debt Crisis Deal – Problems Solved, Or Just Put On Hold?

Things are looking good… for now. It appears as though the Republicans and Democrats have inked a deal which will allow the US to raise their […]
July 28, 2011

What is a “Gifted” Down Payment?

A "Gifted" Down Payment is very common for first time buyers. Essentially, a buyer's family member (usually very nice, warm and loving parents) will offer up […]
July 20, 2011

August 3, 2011 cont’d – The Effect on Canadians

In a continuation to last week's post regarding the US debt-limit negotiations, this article does a great job explaining how a failure to raise the debt […]
July 15, 2011

August 3, 2011

Why is this date so important? This is the day that the US must have their act together by, in order to avoid total monetary calamity […]
July 12, 2011

Corporate Hirings To Kick Into High Gear

According to a recent Bank of Canada survey, jobs in our nation were up 28,000 in June – and they expect things to continue on just […]