Archive for: September 2012

More folks moving to Alberta

Filed under: Mortgage - 28 Sep 2012

Alberta’s population continues to not only grow the fastest in the nation, increasing 2.5 per cent (the national average was 1.1 per cent), but also remains the youngest, with a median age of 36.1 years (the national average age is …

July shopping: higher, stronger, vaster!

Filed under: Mortgage - 25 Sep 2012

Maybe it was the great weather, or maybe it was the inspiring athleticism of the London Olympics. Whatever it was, Albertans rallied with their own “Olympian” efforts in the shopping malls and car lots in …

Best bets for affordable student housing

Filed under: Mortgage - 25 Sep 2012

One of the most exciting things about student life is moving into a place to call your own. At the same time, finding the right place at the right price can be a stressful task.

Here are some tips to help …

How To Raise Financially Savvy Kids

Filed under: Mortgage - 18 Sep 2012

With bagged lunches and crisp clean notebooks, kids everywhere are heading back to school to brush up on their math, English and geography skills. One lesson they won’t get in the classroom, however, is arguably one of the most important …