As of the writing of this article (weekend before the 4th), 30 year mortgage rates are now at roughly 4.4% on average nationwide – 4.39%, according to Bankrate. As recently as early last month, Bankrate showed average rates at 3.40% on a 30 year mortgage. It’s not that the current mortgage cost increase is unprecedented […]
I love Canada. I say that without a hint of sarcasm. I speak for a majority of Americans here – jokes about hockey, curling, and freezing temperatures aside, we really do want Canada to succeed. Your neighbors to the south (The United States) recently went through some incredibly hard times in our real estate market […]
It wasn’t that long ago that we featured an article here at Don’t Quit Your Day Job about gambling in America. Knowing that 5.566% of our visitors are Canadian (for the record, 70.175% of visits originate from America and .474% are unknown), I figured we should shine our flashlight on the Land of the Loonie.
(For the uninitiated, that’s the currency, not a comment on our northern pals).