The Well

common home-buying mistakes

5 Common Mistakes Made by First-Time Home Buyers And How to Avoid Them

Buying a home the first time can be intimidating. I know this firsthand. When I was 27 years old, I bought a home in Canada’s second priciest real estate market, Toronto. Buying a home involved a lot of moving parts.… Read More

Sean Cooper

May 11, 2018

Mortgages,Blog
personal loan or line of credit

Personal Loan Or Line Of Credit: What Is The Difference?

Many Canadians often wonder whether they should take a personal loan or line of credit. However, there are common misconceptions about how both of them work. In this blog, we’ll explain the differences between the two credit products to help… Read More

Rachel Surman

May 10, 2018

Blog
Best Credit Cards of 2018 in Canada

The Best Credit Cards Of 2018 In Canada

Ask anyone what the best credit card is and you’ll get a different answer. What works for them may not work for you, so you need to put some extra thought into what your spending habits are and what kind… Read More

Barry Choi

May 2, 2018

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find the right auto insurance

What Are The Factors That Determine My Auto Insurance Rate? How To Find The Right Auto Insurance

This may not be the news you were hoping for – but your auto insurance rate will most likely increase come renewal time. Unfortunately, recent reports indicate that insurance rates are due to increase in 2018 in Ontario. Both private… Read More

Rachel Surman

April 26, 2018

Insurance,Blog
Borrowell Commercial

5 Questions With Eva Wong About Borrowell’s New TV Spot: ‘Home Birth’

If you’ve ever felt anxious when it comes to your finances, more specifically your credit score, Borrowell – Canada’s leading credit monitoring company – has a new commercial just for you. The commercial features a young couple in the midst… Read More

Rachel Surman

April 25, 2018

News,Blog
market of vibrant, healthy produce

How To Eat Healthy On A Budget In Canada

Many people hold a misconception that eating healthy on a budget in Canada is more difficult than ever. I’m here to tell you this simply isn’t the case! Believe it or not, some of the healthiest foods in the grocery… Read More

Michelle Summerfield

April 24, 2018

Blog
Lower interest rates

We’ve Lowered Interest Rates On Borrowell Personal Loans! What Does This Mean For You?

We know that high-interest credit card debt can be a huge burden. We also know how important securing a low-interest rate on a loan for your next big purchase can be. This is why we’ve lowered our interest rates by… Read More

Rachel Surman

April 17, 2018

Blog

The Best Credit Cards In Canada For People Looking To Build Credit

Okay, so you’ve got bad credit and you know it. You’ve made some mistakes in the past, but you’re ready to move on from them. The question is, how do you improve your credit score when your credit card applications… Read More

Barry Choi

April 5, 2018

Blog
big bank or mortgage broker

Big Bank Or Mortgage Broker: The Ultimate Guide To Choosing A Mortgage

You’ve found the perfect home. Now all you need to do is find that perfect mortgage! This leads us to the classic conundrum for many Canadians looking to buy a home: should you choose a big bank or mortgage broker?… Read More

Rachel Surman

March 29, 2018

Mortgages,Blog

How Do I Use A Credit Card To Improve My Credit Score?

What do a cell phone plan and an apartment lease agreement have in common? They both require you to have a decent credit score to close the deal. The better your credit score, the better your chances are of getting… Read More

Daniel Teo

March 20, 2018

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