Debt

Owe Tax… Now What?

This is the time of the year we gather all our tax forms, personal/business receipts, load up our tax software, or head off to our tax preparer. In about a 30 minutes is the moment of truth. Will you owe this year? For many the reality is you will owe tax. So what do you(…)

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Laid Off … Protect Yourself

If your job is in Northern Alberta you may not be called back for the foreseeable future. Most of the large employers are laying off, changing schedules and/or cutting hours to save money while price of barrel is south of 5o dollars. We’ve all seen this before. This uncertainty is now having a direct impact on families(…)

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Debt Free Faster

Debt Free Faster

Are you drowning in debt? If this is you are not alone. Debt has grown like a virus over the last 10 years in Kelowna. Incomes in the Okanagan are stagnant for many, others are out of work and now paying off personal debt seem almost impossible. Before you give up here are three ways to(…)

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Student Debt Increasing

Student Debt Increasing

World economies are stalling, unemployment is growing and companies are laying off of staff to cut costs. People world wide are looking for opportunities for employment and job security, and many are going back to school to better their chances. In response many post secondary schools are gearing up to meet the demand. The dark(…)

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Mortgage Renewal Time

It comes in the mail to thousands of Canadian’s everyday … a mortgage renewal from their bank and according to CMHC more than 60 % of renewals are signed and sent in. Many home owners pay 1,000 of dollars too much for their mortgages because they don’t review their current needs before they renew. Here(…)

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