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“This time, like all other times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

A Declaration of Interdependence

Last Monday, we celebrated the 240th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the document by which the United States of America was born.   303 more words

Estate Planning

The Squeeze

You have a young family, you’ve just acquired a housemortgage to fit the family, and gone from two to one-point-something incomes with childcare expenses to boot. 577 more words


Evening Prayer - 12 May 2016

The sun has set and the Vesper Lights flicker

As I reflect on the day that is done

I think of a family who laid a loved one to rest… 86 more words


High Housing Prices Forcing Young Canadians To Team Up With Friends, Family

TORONTO — When Jeremy Campbell purchased a house in Ladner, B.C., with his sister and her husband in 2010, it was meant to be a temporary arrangement until he could upgrade to a place of his own. 567 more words


Why is housing too expensive?

The U.S. has two big housing affordability problems. They’re related — and solving the first would go some way toward solving the second. But they’re not the same, and it’s important to understand that.

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What’s the best mortgage for the first-time home buyer?

Q: I’m buying my first home—a starter home—that I plan to live in for the next five to seven years. How do I know which mortgage is right for me? 323 more words