Mortgage Insurance

Mortgage Insurance

Not all insurance products are equal in Canada. One of the most common mistakes made by Canadian homeowners and potential homeowners is assuming they have insurance coverage without fully understanding their policy. While you may have one type of insurance, it is...
What is the Smith Maneuver?

What is the Smith Maneuver?

The Smith Maneuver is a Canadian tax planning strategy that allows homeowners to convert their mortgage debt into tax-deductible debt. It was introduced in the 1980s by Fraser Smith, a financial advisor and author. The Smith Maneuver has become popular among Canadian...
So You Want To Buy Land

So You Want To Buy Land

Understanding Land Financing Options When it comes to purchasing land, it’s important to consider the various financing options available. From land loans to construction mortgages, there are several options to choose from, each with its own unique benefits and...
Home Buying Prep:

Home Buying Prep:

8 Steps to Consider Before Making the Big Purchase Owning a home is a major milestone in life and can be an exciting step forward in reaching your financial and lifestyle goals. But, before you make the big purchase, there are some important steps to consider. Home...