The Back to School Parent Blues

The back to school season is upon us, and your kids are probably dreading this time of year. Though your kids might be sad from the “end of summer” blues, your wallets will be even sadder. This time of year, can be more expensive then Christmas. But, how expensive can it get? To give you…

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The Canadian Economy Powered Up

The Bank of Canada has increased interest rates for the first time in 7 years. As a result, the Canadian economy is in an interesting state. Governor Stephen Poloz increased the central bank’s key overnight rate from 0.5 to 0.75 percent. Due to this increase, adjustable-rate mortgages and home equity lines of credit were immediately affected….

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