This week on the CBC they will be airing a show about Mortgage insurance – Wednesday February 6, 2008 at 7:30 (http://www.cbc.ca/marketplace/). I am told that the focus is on Bank Mortgage Insurance Application forms and how many have been poorly completed and claims have been denied. I will state for the record that I […]
Facebook has made a savvy computer guy extremely rich and is extremely useful as a social networking tool. There was an article in the Toronto Star, written by Chris Sorensen dated Monday Dec 10th, 2007 that titled “Face it, we love our Facebook” that tells us about 8 Million Canadians have a Facebook account – […]
The holiday season is fast approaching and with it comes bad weather, higher traffic volumes, packed shopping malls and moments of lapsing of concentration. When times get busy, it is easy to forget things, but with a little care and preventative actions, you can enjoy the holiday season with all its joys and headaches!
They say that moving to a new home is an extremely stressful experience, and I must agree. We moved to a new home mid-November and it was chaos but it also gave us a chance to purge through our belongings and to re-assess our home insurance.
Having just recently moved into a new home, I remember signing the mortgage documents and was amazed how the bank tied the mortgage insurance questionnaire into the contract. I had to take a second look to make sure that I had read the document properly. I forgot about how easy it is to get mortgage […]
Being an aspiring Do-it yourselfer, I have started accumulating many tools – from a table saw to compound miter saw to multiple drills and router bits. There is something uniquely Canadian about visiting Home Depot or Canadian Tire on the weekend and ogling that new Dremel or Powerwasher. If you’re not careful, you could end […]
Home alarm systems have come a long way over the years. Insurance premium discounts aside, security systems provide a lot of peace of mind, with the ability to monitor a host of sophisticated conditions including intrusion, fire, gas leaks, carbon monoxide, flooding, and electrical irregularities. It’s hard for me to tell you the value of […]