Mortgages

From the desk of Peter Majthenyi and Andre Semeniuk of My Mortgage Planner… A Harsh But Short RecessionIt appears our recession has come to an end and Canada is leading other nations on a slow climb to prosperity. After shedding more than 400,000 jobs, there will still be significant challenges to get many Canadians back to work in the years…

Home Renovation Tax Credit

You’ve likely heard of the Home Renovation Tax Credit (HRTC). Here are the details you need to know if you’re going to take advantage of this great incentive… For renovations done between January 28, 2009 and February 1, 2010, you can claim a 15% credit against renovation expenses after the first $1,000. The maximum tax credit is $1350 which represents…