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Interest Rates

Canada’s big banks rush to borrow ahead of rising rates

The Globe and Mail (Ottawa/Quebec Edition)12 Dec 2016Following the election in the U.S., there has been a rapid back-up in global yields. Stephen Poloz Governor, Bank of Canada ANDREW WILLIS awillis@globeandmail.com The Bank of Canada may be holding off on interest-rate hikes, but the
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Five steps to scoring a mortgage

A variety of factors can keep you from qualifying for a mortgage. The big ones include a low credit score, insufficient income for the size of the loan you want, insufficient down payment and excessive debt. All of these factors are within your control, however. Let’s take a loo
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