Archive for September, 2009

Two other potential time bombs getting ready to hit… A few weeks ago we discussed the potential impact of Alt-A and Option ARM mortgage resets on the US financial system. In this edition we will discuss two other potential time bombs: commercial real estate and credit cards. Problems in commercial real estate typically lag any […]

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It was a little less than a year ago that the global financial crisis began to hit home, which is to say that mortgage rates spiked higher. Now, the cost of mortgages is coming down. If you’re buying a home or renewing a mortgage, it’s time to review your options at www.notapennydown.com Fixed-rate mortgages declined […]

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Recently I read that Chesley Sullenberger is going to write a book, and that’s a book I’ll check out. Now, I know that you know who Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III is. But because I love this story, I’m going to enjoy the pleasure of recounting it for you. Captain Sullenberger is the pilot who […]

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“Is your goal to be better than him?” he asked one of the players, pointing to another. “Why limit yourself? Maybe you can be 10 times better than him.” Nash, who famously had but one U.S. scholarship offer, talked about dedication and sacrifice and drive. He told them “to declare what it is you want […]

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Enjoy! Mark Fidgett | Create Your Badge Take care, Mark Fidgett “Your Personal Mortgage Consultant….For Life!” PS – Please Don’t Keep Me a Secret A REFERRAL is when you INTRODUCE someone you care about to someone you TRUST! T 604.273.2002 | F 604.522.2072 W http://www.notapennydown.com An independent Mortgage Specialist associated with the Verico Mortgage Network.

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Ontario and B.C. homebuyers face a big tax hike Garry Marr, Financial Post Published: Saturday, September 05, 2009 The new harmonized sales tax being proposed in British Columbia and Ontario may end up being an overall wash for some consumers but anyone buying a new house is about to get dinged. The HST met with some […]

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The Power of Referrals Be Bashir’s in a World of Car Wash’s First of all, I don’t have anything against car Wash’s. I just don’t find myself referring a lot of people to them. On the other hand I talk to people about Bashir’s! The other day a friend of mine was complaining about the […]

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