Articles about financing

Not sure how to put together a down payment? Want to buy a second property? How can you leverage your home equity to pay for your children's post-secondary education? Dare to dream. You'll find your answers here.

 Mortgage co-borrower Cosigning for a loan: what you need to know before accepting April 12 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Helping out loved ones in a time of need is certainly a noble endeavour. However, cosigning a loan is one of those favours that requires a great deal of judgment and vigilance. Loan or home equity line of credit? April 4 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Some claim a home equity line of credit is practically a gift from the Gods. Others claim it’s a scheme that encourages excessive debt and financial ruin. But whom should you believe? self-employed man What you need to know about being self-employed March 24 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Abandoning the comfort of a stable salary and benefits to set out on your own, requires a good deal of guts and optimism. Much like going skydiving, being brave and daring isn’t enough; you need to also be prepared and know exactly what to expect. Apps to help you manage your budget March 16 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques For some, setting a budget is tantamount to getting a tooth pulled: it’s the kind of thing that can always be put off until tomorrow. What if it could be a pain-free, and even pleasant experience? couple with debts How to get out of debt without declaring bankruptcy March 10 2017 | by Denis Doucet Are you crumbling under the weight of debt? By organizing and reviewing your spending habits, you can escape debt and avoid personal bankruptcy. Top 7 financial tips for millennials March 7 2017 | by Fabien Major Although I’ve worked in wealth management for over two decades, I was always hesitant about giving my kids too much financial advice. However, this is what I wished my father would have told me about managing my finances. mortgage broker and home equity line of credit Home equity line of credit: What you need to know March 7 2017 | by Denis Doucet What are the pros and cons of a home equity line of credit? Can you automatically obtain one when you get a mortgage? What can you use a home equity line of credit for? Read this article to find out the answers to all of these questions! cube Understanding mortgage conditions March 2 2017 | by Denis Doucet The rate. Always the rate. Of course mortgage rates are an important factor to consider when buying a home; however, you also need to consider all the other conditions that govern your mortgage loan. What do you need to consider regarding the contractual terms related to your mortgage? Read this article and find out! empty wallet Life after bankruptcy - How to start over February 22 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques There are two ways to deal with a bankruptcy: cry about it, or start looking ahead. pool in Florida A condo in Florida—financed in Quebec February 3 2017 | by Fabien Major There is a long-standing love affair between Quebecers and Florida. Many choose the Sunshine State as the ideal spot for retirement. Would you like to learn more about what to consider when purchasing property in Florida?