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The Bank Account Selector Tool is really cool and a helpful tool on the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada’s web site. It has been created to help you the consumer to compare features and find the chequing or savings account that best suits your needs.
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Follow Us on How Many Credit Cards is too many credit cards?
How many credit cards do you have? Are you the type of person who is good in controlling him or herself when it comes to spending with credit cards, or do you fill out every credit card application at every retailer for . . . → Read More: How Many Credit Cards
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November is Financial Literacy Month #FLM2014. In this post we wanted to raise awareness on the importance of parents setting aside money on a systematic and regular basis for their children’s future. To save money for your children is a noble thing to do. It show’s . . . → Read More: Save Money for your Children
Follow Us on Why Your Credit Score is Important
As part of our coverage of November Financial Literacy Month #FLM2014, in this blog we will share with you information about the importance of why your credit score is important.
In Canada, and the United States having a strong credit score or what we call . . . → Read More: Why Your Credit Score is Important
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Mortgage glossary – terms that you will like to know about
In the spirit of November’s Financial Literacy Month #FLM2014, we share with you Genworth Canada’s mortgage glossary, where you can search for all the main mortgage terms that come up in documents from banks and other lenders when getting . . . → Read More: Mortgage Glossary
Follow Us on November is Financial Literacy Month
The Government of Canada has declared November to be Financial Literacy Month (FLM). On it’s national governing agency’s web site the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada FCAC states that “Financial literacy means having the knowledge, skills and confidence to make responsible financial decisions.”
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Follow Us on Variable vs Adjustable Rate Mortgage
Did you know there are two types of mortgages whose interest rate can change as per the change in the lending institutions prime rate? That’s right, the two types are the Variable Rate Mortgage and the Adjustable Rate Mortgage.
You now might be asking what is . . . → Read More: Variable vs Adjustable Rate Mortgage
Follow Us on How to protect yourself from financial fraud
You can easily learn how to protect yourself from financial fraud. The first thing to remember and accept is financial fraud can happen to anyone and you need to take the necessary steps and measures to protect yourself from financial fraud.
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Follow Us on Variable Rate vs Fixed Rate Mortgage
This is probably one of the most popular and famous questions of all times in the real estate mortgage financing world; variable rate vs fixed rate mortgage. Which one is better? or Which one is worse? How do you decide which mortgage product is good . . . → Read More: Variable Rate vs Fixed Rate Mortgage