Mortgage Rates Are Dipping: Is Now A Good Time to Refinance?
After mortgage rates had been on the rise for the last year or so, mortgage rates are dipping. Low mortgage rates aren’t just a boon for first-time homebuyers; they’re a boon for existing homeowners! If your mortgage is coming up… Read More
How To Apply For A Personal Loan
Applying for a loan isn’t always easy, let alone qualifying and being approved to borrow money. At Borrowell, we’re dedicated to helping Canadians make great decisions about credit and ultimately to help in making personal finances less stressful. The best… Read More
What You Need To Know About The New Federal Budget
Last week, the federal Liberals tabled their last budget before the looming fall election. The budget has a little something for everyone from first-time homebuyers to seniors. Let’s take a closer look at what the federal budget means for Canadians.… Read More
All You Need To Know About Your Notice Of Assessment
This post is guest written by H&R Block. If you purchased H&R Block’s Peace of Mind® Extended Service Plan, you’ll have one of our experts by your side from the moment you receive a CRA/RQ assessment, helping you through the entire process. Contact… Read More
March 25, 2019Blog
The Ultimate Guide To Qualifying For A Mortgage In 2019
Are you thinking of buying a home in 2019? Then you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’re going to be looking at qualifying for a mortgage in 2019. Qualifying for a mortgage in 2019 is a lot… Read More
6 Ways To Show Yourself (And Your Personal Finances) Some Love
Self-love and appreciation: they are on all our lists but they rarely get ticked off. We get caught up in a state of busyness, demanding careers, taking care of kids or ailing parents and end up putting ourselves last. If we’re lucky,… Read More
How Does Divorce Affect My Credit Score?
Divorce is downright difficult. Let’s face it — it’s a significant life change that no one has a roadmap to. What makes it more difficult? Your tangled finances with your now ex-spouse and figuring out how to untangle them (while… Read More
March 18, 2019Personal Finance
Bank of Canada Rate Announcements 101: What You Need To Know
If you’re a variable-rate mortgage holder or a regular reader of business news, chances are you’re familiar with the Bank of Canada rate announcements. The Bank of Canada (BoC) is the national interest rate and currency regulator that’s frequently in the… Read More
March 4, 2019News
Can Taxes Affect My Credit Score?
Your credit score is the number that essentially allows you to be approved for future credit. Future credit can take the form of credit cards, auto loans, or even mortgages. If you’re trying to borrow money, your credit score matters.… Read More