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The hottest, quietest Canadian real estate market
It's Hamilton, roughly one hour's drive from Toronto (barring highway traffic problems).
How a brighter U.S. jobs outlook could push up mortgage rates
A mortgage broker explains the linkage between the health of the U.S. economy and Canadian mortgage rates.
The Gen Y take on retirement
Today's young adults have different lifestyle aspirations while they're working, and for retirement. As a result, they need to take a different approach to saving than their parents did.
What you want in an adviser
An adviser I know sent me this short Youtube video, which nicely explains the difference between sellers of investments and advisers who put client interests first.
Here's an agenda I created for having a discussion with your investment adviser about fees.
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