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New Car Offers and Financing Incentives Could End Up Costing You More

New Car Offers and Financing Incentives Could End Up Costing You More By Julie Jaggernath A lot of dealerships are starting to clear out their inventories, to get ready for the new models, and offering great deals and low payments on new cars and trucks. Some are even...

What to Think About Before Buying a Vacation Home

What to Think About Before Buying a Vacation Home Q: Our neighbours came home with a unique holiday souvenir last week; a vacant lot close to where they had rented a cabin for the week. On top of all their regular household spending, they now plan to build a cabin on...

Car Debt – High Interest Rates | What to Watch Out for with New Car Ads

Car Debt - High Interest Rates | What to Watch Out for with New Car Ads Q: I'm thinking about replacing my car. Looking at the new car ads and financing options available, it seems like now is a great time to buy. What do I need to consider when looking at the ads? A:...
When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

When is the Best Time to Buy a House? Q: Mortgage rates are still low and house prices keep going up. Is now the time to buy? And is it better to buy as big as you can? A: It's best to determine how much house you can afford and if it fits your lifestyle before buying...

Should You Rent or Buy a Home?

Should You Rent or Buy a Home?

Should You Rent or Buy a Home? Is it better to rent or buy a home? Many people ask this question, but often only hear one answer. People in North America generally think that it is much better to buy a home rather than rent one—and they have good reason for thinking...

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