Do you know how much home you can actually afford to buy? Or maybe you’re baffled by the complexities of home insurance packages. Our Resources & Advice section will help you navigate the shoals of financing your home purchase and operation.
This Real Life Ratio spreadsheet and calculator help you answer that question.
Free credit scores available from Equifax and TransUnion and via most major banks.
Covers the full buying process, including deciding if home ownership is right for you.
Everything about home insurance, including coverage for rental and heritage properties.
The Globe and Mail calculator will tell you.
Tips and Advice
A primer on life, disability and critical illness insurance, especially for younger people.
Trees can significantly reduce heating and cooling costs.
Ensure your home and your home insurance are protected against climate change.
Eliminate "phantom" power and save up to $150 per year.
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