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Should You Get a Shorter-Term Mortgage, Make Extra Payments, or Something Else in Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows, BC?

Should You Get a Shorter-Term Mortgage, Make Extra Payments, or Something Else in Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows, BC?

September 19, 2018 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

When getting a home mortgage, if you can afford higher payments, often the option of a 15-year loan instead of one of 30 years is an option.  It can be an enticing idea to know that you'll be fre ... [read more]

How to Maintain a Good Credit Rating Throughout the Year for People in Maple Ridge, BC

How to Maintain a Good Credit Rating Throughout the Year for People in Maple Ridge, BC

February 21, 2018 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

If you want to make it easier to get an auto loan, mortgage, or new credit card account, you need to maintain a good credit score. It's easy to do so, particularly if you follow the tips presented her ... [read more]

Four Strategies That Can Help You Get Approved for a Mortgage in Maple Ridge, BC

Four Strategies That Can Help You Get Approved for a Mortgage in Maple Ridge, BC

February 7, 2018 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

So, you've decided to take the big step and look into getting what will likely be the biggest loan of your entire life: a mortgage. Applying for a mortgage can be a bit of a nerve-wracking process, es ... [read more]

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home in Maple Ridge, BC?

Can You Afford to Buy a New Home in Maple Ridge, BC?

December 20, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Is Purchasing a New Home in Maple Ridge, BC in Your Budget?   If you're throwing your hard-earned money away on rent each month, putting that same amount towards your own home could be an inc ... [read more]

Credit Card Debt vs Mortgage Debt for people in Maple Ridge, BC: Which Should You Pay Off?

Credit Card Debt vs Mortgage Debt for people in Maple Ridge, BC: Which Should You Pay Off?

November 2, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

It's always a good idea to pay down your debt when you have extra cash on hand. However, as you get started, you will probably be faced with several types of debt you can work on, and it's hard to kno ... [read more]

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account in Maple Ridge, BC

Five Reasons Why You Should Have More Than One Bank Account in Maple Ridge, BC

October 4, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

In today's tech world, being victimized by hackers can leave you penniless if you have only one bank account. The following five situations demonstrate how a having a backup account can keep you ... [read more]

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit in Maple Ridge

4 Reasons to Say 'Yes' to Good Credit in Maple Ridge

September 6, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Good credit is a necessity for acquiring many things in life. There are many important reasons for saying 'yes' to credit. Below are some of those reasons, as well as ways to get and build your credit ... [read more]

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make in Maple Ridge

10 Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make in Maple Ridge

August 16, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Buying your first house in Maple ridge and Pitt Meadows can be an exciting and stressful time. There are so many things to consider that you can find yourself getting overwhelmed. Here are some common ... [read more]

5 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life in Maple Ridge, BC

5 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life in Maple Ridge, BC

August 2, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

No matter who you are or what you do for a living, it can seem like your bank statements, credit card receipts, and other financial documents are burying you alive. If you are struggling under the wei ... [read more]

For Savvy Spenders in Maple Ridge, BC: How to Make the Most of your Credit Cards

For Savvy Spenders in Maple Ridge, BC: How to Make the Most of your Credit Cards

July 5, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Savvy Spender: Simple, Smart Ways to Make the Most of Your Credit Cards With their vast array of special perks and member benefits, credit cards are an appealing financing option for modern Maple Rid ... [read more]

Five Rules For Improving Your Money Management Skills in Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows, BC

Five Rules For Improving Your Money Management Skills in Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows, BC

February 8, 2017 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Money management skills are important, no matter who you are. That's because money doesn't take care of itself -- and if you don't save, invest, and spend your money wisely, you'll undoubtedly suffer ... [read more]

Saving For College in Pitt Meadows & Maple Ridge: Tips For Parents

Saving For College in Pitt Meadows & Maple Ridge: Tips For Parents

December 5, 2016 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

One of the prime concerns of parents, especially parents of teenagers, is how their children will be able to afford college tuition. With prices going up each year at even Pitt Meadows & Maple Rid ... [read more]

Strategies to Dig Yourself Out of the Debt Hole

Strategies to Dig Yourself Out of the Debt Hole

June 13, 2016 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Debt. It's something almost everyone will have at some point in their life. But what happens when your debt begins to get the better of you? What options are available? Some simple strategies can he ... [read more]

Why You Need an Emergency Fund And How to Get One

Why You Need an Emergency Fund And How to Get One

June 6, 2016 | Posted by: Tania Campfield

Building an emergency fund is something most people know they should do but few actually get around to doing. A recent study found that nearly two-thirds of Americans did not have an emergency fund, a ... [read more]

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