Archive for August, 2010

Paying Off Your Mortgage Faster Increase the amount of your payments If you renew with a lower rate, keep the monthly payments the same Choose an “accelerated” option for your mortgage payment Making lump-sum payments: Prepayments 1. Increase the amount of your payments One of the ways to pay off your mortgage faster is to […]

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Even Tony Robbins Is Warning That An Economic Collapse Is Coming An article from www.theeconomiccollapseblog.com It seems like almost everyone is warning of a coming economic collapse these days. Do you remember Tony Robbins? He is probably the world’s best known “motivational speaker” and his infomercials dominated late night television during the 80s and 90s. […]

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Received a question by email over the weekend. Can I use my car as a down payment? Down Payment – The amount of cash paid towards the purchase transaction by the buyer of a home. This is also known as the purchaser’s initial equity in the property, but is also used by a lender to […]

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You’ve probably heard of Brian Tracy. He’s been one of my early mentors in my business career! I thought I share these 7 Powerful Lessons for boosting your sales and turning your business around. #1 Back to Basics For Business In this session, you will learn how to: Increase your cash flow and profitability; think […]

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A subject removal is a Great Safety Net, when it comes to buying real-estate. Below are some great tips that will help you avoid some of the typical problems The good news is – A subject removal is a Great Safety Net, when it comes to buying real-estate. The other good news is – I’m going […]

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Very interesting article in today’s Globe & Mail… With rates  back down, the temptation to ditch your old mortgage can be sweet, but be wary of complicated calculations Have you ever wondered why the banks list posted mortgage rates that are ridiculously high? One reason is that it could result in you paying $10,000 or […]

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What if this happened to you after you wrote an offer? Juat because you’re pre-approved doesn’t mean financing is guaranteed. Always be aware of your credit & treat it VERY carefully. Call me to discuss 604-273-2002 Mark Fidgett | 604-273-2002 “Your Personal Mortgage Consultant….For Life!” PS – Please Don’t Keep Me a Secret A REFERRAL […]

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Can I Use My RRSP’s to Buy a home? How does the Home Buyers Plan (HBP) work? Each purchaser may withdraw up to $25,000 from their RRSP to buy or build a qualifying home. If you buy the qualifying home together with your spouse or other individuals, each of you can withdraw up to $25,000 […]

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