Budgeting And Managing Finances

Budgeting and managing your finances Between overseeing retirement, paying bills, taking care of Mastercards, putting something aside for things in life you need and the sky is the limit from there, dealing with your monetary life can get troublesome. Because of this, we regularly searching for approaches to make dealing with our monetary life simpler …

House Prices in Canada

Introduction Many people consider a move to Canada due to cheap housing rates. In recent years the Canadian dollar has strengthened which means new advents has very low purchasing power. House prices in major cities of Canada are much higher than those in small towns and cities. What do you need to know? If you …

Financial Tips For Seniors

Financial Tips For Seniors

Did you know that one in three people aged 65 and above – in North America – are suffering from economic insecurity? This means that they don’t have enough money to pay for their basic needs like food, shelter, and medical needs. According to the National Council on Aging, the numbers will continue to rise with …

Retirement Activities – Things To Do In Your Retirement

Retirement Activities

“Always being in a hurry does not prevent death; neither does going slowly prevent living” – Ibo Proverb   This African proverb is a fine example of how you can embrace your new retirement phase.  Retirement planning includes thinking about what you want to do with your hard earned free time. A new metamorphosis of life …

Retirement Planning Tips

Retirement Planning

One is never too old or too young to get started on retirement planning. People want to enjoy their senior years and the only way to do that is to plan for it long before the big day that you finally say goodbye to your job and start living on your benefits and pension. Did …

Using A Reverse Mortgage To Help The Kids (Buy A Home)

Reverse Mortgages To Buy A Home

For this month, we wanted to highlight another recent reverse mortgage deal. In this story we will showcase a deal where: 1.  A reverse mortgage was used to help the kids buy their first home 2.  There was absolutely zero loss of equity due to the way it was setup  (Names and client information have …

8 Interesting Ways To Use Reverse Mortgages

8 Interesting Ways To Use A Reverse Mortgage

A reverse mortgage can be a great way to replace income during retirement, or help pay bills when a pension or savings isn’t enough – but there are many other ways a reverse mortgage can be put to use, whether for support or enjoying retirement, that we often get asked about by our clients. Firstly, …