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COVID-19: What you need to know before cancelling your March Break trip
March 9, 2020
Huffington Post, Yahoo News, Yahoo Movies, Yahoo Style


Some Canadian insurance companies stop coverage for coronavirus-related trip cancellations
March 6, 2020
Global News, Ottawa Matters, Canadian Underwriter


COVID-19 jitters have nervous March Break travellers asking: 'Am I insured?'
March 5, 2020
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Only 40% of Canadians purchase travel insurance despite rising global health risks
March 5, 2020
Insurance Business Canada, Global News Toronto, Global News Regina, Global News Saskatoon, City TV Vancouver, Breakfast Television Kamloops, Breakfast Television St. George, CTV Edmonton, CTV Calgary, CP24


What the Bank of Canada rate cut means for mortgages
March 5, 2020
The Globe and Mail


Cellphones not biggest contributing factor in distracted driving accidents: Safety NL instructor
March 4, 2020
The Telegram, Cape Breton Post, The Journal Pioneer, The Guardian, The Chronicle Herald


Distracted driving surpasses impaired driving as biggest threat in car-related deaths
February 26, 2020
660 CityNews, CityNews 1130, Kitchener Today, Orillia Matters, Sudbury.com, Barrie Today, Bay Today, Bradford Today, Collingwood Today, Elliot Lake Today, Guelph Today, Newmarket Today, Thorold News, Timmins Today, Halifax Today, Kamloops Matters, Ottawa Matters, Prince George Matters, St Albert Today, TB Newswatch, Soo Today, Airdrie Today, Edmonton CityNews, Toronto Sun, National Post, Financial Post, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, London Free Press, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Regina Leader Post, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Sun, Edmonton Sun, Ottawa Sun, The Province, Winnipeg Sun, Canada.com, Windsor Star, Airdrie Echo, Brantford Expositor, Brockville Recorder, Chatham This Week, Chatham Daily News, Clinton News Record, Cochrane Times, Cold Lake Sun, Community Press, County Market, County Weekly News, Daily Herald Tribune, Delhi News-Record, Devon Dispatch, Edmonton Examiner, Elliot Lake Standard, Fairview Post, Fort McMurray Today, Fort Saskatchewan Record, Gananoque Reporter, Goderich Signal Star, Hanna Herald, High River Times, The Intelligencer, The Interlake Spectator, Kenora Miner & News, The Kincardine News, Kingston This Week, Leduc Rep, Lucknow Sentinel, Mid-North Monitor, Morden Times, Nanton News, Nipawin Journal, North Bay Nugget, Northern News, Owen Sound Sun Times, The Paris Star, The Peace Country Sun, Pembroke Observer, The Pincher, Creek Echo, Record Gazette, The Recorder & Times, The Red River Valley Echo, The Sault Star, Selkirk Journal, Sherwood Park News, Shoreline Beacon, Simcoe Reformer, Grove Examiner, Standard-Freeholder, Stonewall Argus & Teulon Times, Stratford Beacon Herald, Strathroy Age Dispatch, St. Thomas Times Journal, Beaumont News, The Crag and Canyon, The Graphic Leader, The Londoner, The Observer, The Post, Kingston Whig Standard, The Sudbury Star, Tillsonburg News, Timmins Daily Press, Todays Farmer, The Trentonian, Vermillion Standard, The Vulcan Advocate, Wallaceburg Courier Press, The Wetaskiwin Times, The Whitecourt Star, The Winkler Times, The Wiarton Echo, Woodstock Sentinel-Review, CBC Radio Canada, InBrampton.com, InSauga.com, Toronto Sun, Ottawa Sun, Calgary Sun, Insurance Business Canada, Canadian Underwriter, 570 News Kitchener, CTV Vancouver Island, CP24


Five-year mortgage rates could fall 10 basis points in two to three weeks
February 26, 2020
BNN Bloomberg


Financial Infidelity: 1 in 5 Canadians keep financial secrets from their partner
February 5, 2020
Real Estate Professional, Canadian Real Estate Magazine, Mortgage Broker News, Wealth Professional, CTV News, CTV News Toronto, Newstalk 1010, 24 News, The Loop, BNN Bloomberg, Global Radio 770, CP24, CTV Morning Live, CFAX Live, CTV News Toronto


Coronavirus fears help push down mortgage rates
January 29, 2020
Yahoo Finance, Yahoo News, Yahoo Style, Yahoo Movies, Huffington Post, BNN Bloomberg


Target lowest borrowing costs when aiming at a mortgage
January 25, 2020
Calgary Sun, National Post, Financial Post, Edmonton Journal, London Free Press, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Regina Leader Post, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Sun, Ottawa Sun, The Province, Toronto Sun, Winnipeg Sun, Canada.com, Windsor Star, Airdrie Echo, Brantford Expositor, Chatham This Week, Clinton News Record, Cochrane Times, Cochrane Times Post, Community Press, County Market, County Weekly News, Daily Herald Tribune, Delhi News-Record, Devon Dispatch, Drayton Valley Western Review, Edmonton Examiner, Edson Leader, Elliot Lake Standard, Fairview Post, Fort McMurray Today, Fort Saskatchewan Record, Gananoque Reporter, Goderich Signal Star, Hanna Herald, High River Times, Hinton Parklander, The Intelligencer, The Interlake Spectator, Kenora Miner & News, The Kincardine News, Kingston This Week, The Lacombe Globe, Exeter Lakshore Times-Advance, Leduc Rep, The Mayerthorpe Freelancer, Mid-North Monitor, Morden Times, Nanton News, Nipawin Journal, North Bay Nugget, Owen Sound Sun Times, The Paris Star, The Peace Country Sun, Pembroke Observer, The Pincher Creek Echo, Record Gazette, The Recorder & Times, The Red River Valley Echo, The Sault Star, Selkirk Journal, Sherwood Park News, Shoreline Beacon, Simcoe Reformer, Grove Examiner, Standard-Freeholder, Stonewall Argus & Teulon Times, Stratford Beacon Herald, Strathroy Age Dispatch, St. Thomas Times Journal, Beaumont News, The Crag and Canyon, The Graphic Leader, The Londoner, The Observer, The Post, Kingston Whig Standard, The Sudbury Star, Tillsonburg News, Timmins Daily Press, Todays Farmer, The Trentonian, Vermillion Standard, The Vulcan Advocate, Wallaceburg Courier Press, The Wetaskiwin Times, The Whitecourt Star, The WInkler Times, Woodstock Sentinel-Review, 680 News, 660 News, 570 News


Many Canadians would trade mortgage advice for cheaper rates
January 20, 2020
BNN Bloomberg, Mortgage Broker News, Rep Magazine, InBrampton.com, InSauga.com, InHalton.com, InTheHammer.com, Digital Journal


Christmas Budgeting Tips from Credit Counselling Service
December 14, 2019
Soo Today


Holiday Spending - Black Friday
November 28, 2019
Sirius XM - Canada Now, AM 980 London


Christmas Spending Could Drop This Year As Canadians Grapple With Debt
November 7, 2019
Huffington Post


Canadians will spend over the holidays without plans to repay debt
November 6, 2019
Wealth Professional, Newstalk 770, 630 CHED, 680 News


Impulse shopping could land Canadians with "holiday hangover"
November 5, 2019
Yahoo Movies, Yahoo Finance, CTV News, Global Calgary, CTV Toronto, CTV Winnipeg, CTV Montreal


Pace Of Mortgage Credit Speeds Up And Borrowers Need Guidance
October 10, 2019
Toronto Storeys


Canadians don't know much about finance
October 2, 2019
Yahoo News


Many Canadians have low mortgage, credit card literacy
October 2, 2019
Which Mortgage


Canadians flunk themselves when it comes to debt literacy
October 2, 2019
Wealth Professional


Most Canadians admit a greater need for financial knowledge
October 2, 2019
Mortgage Broker News


A clear-eyed look at the first-time home buyers aid program
September, 24, 2019
Calgary’s Business


Bond market turmoil: Home buyers and mortgage shoppers have new reason to celebrate
August 7, 2019
The Globe & Mail


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