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Car Repair Loans

Car Repair Loans

With the way the weather and the roads in Canada can look from season to season, keeping your car in good shape can be difficult. In fact, owning a car of any kind can be pretty expensive, especially when it comes to general maintenance and, of course, repairing… Read More


How to Borrow The Money You Need For a Large Purchase

How to Borrow The Money You Need For a Large Purchase

Buying a pair of jeans is certainly a lot more affordable than buying a sofa, a car, or even a house. Certain expenditures can be easily covered with whatever you have in your bank account. But others require a little assistance; namely, in the form of a loan. Read More


The Lowest Mortgage Rate Might Not Be What You Need

The Lowest Mortgage Rate Might Not Be What You Need

The decision to buy a home is a big one, but the choice on which mortgage to take out to finance such a large investment is just as important. Of course, the less you can pay overall the better, right? Obviously, a huge part of… Read More


What Debt Should I Pay Off First?

What Debt Should I Pay Off First?

Sponsored by For this blog, we’ve teamed up with our partners at Fairstone. So you’ve made the decision to tackle your debts and pay them off for good. While the decision to pay down debt is a great first step, people often don’t know how… Read More


How to Get Approved For a Loan as a Student

How to Get Approved For a Loan as a Student

Being a student typically means your finances are limited. You’re in school and don’t have the time to dedicate to a full-time job. Not to mention, school itself is also expensive and your tuition needs to be paid for one way or another. As a… Read More


Want to Get Out of Debt? Consider These Options Instead of a Loan

Want to Get Out of Debt? Consider These Options Instead of a Loan

Being in heavy debt can lead to huge financial problems for any Canadian borrower, yourself included. While a bit of consumer debt isn’t the end of the world, a lot of it can cause you to spend all your savings trying to get rid of it, or even… Read More


The Secrets Your Bank Doesn’t Want You to Know

The Secrets Your Bank Doesn’t Want You to Know

In Canada, there are a number of major banking institutions. Some of these banks (such as TD or RBC) charge monthly fees to open accounts with them, while others (such as Tangerine) offer free accounts following a base initiation cost. However, no matter what bank you’re with now… Read More


Don’t Apply for a Loan Before Reading This First

Don’t Apply for a Loan Before Reading This First

Thinking about applying for a loan soon? Wondering what the application and payment processes will look like? You’ve come to the right place because, at Loans Canada, we know all about loans and other credit products, and our mission is to get you… Read More


How Long Should I Amortize My Mortgage For?

How Long Should I Amortize My Mortgage For?

You’re finally ready to buy a home. Congrats! But in order to make that dream a reality, you’ll have to take out a mortgage first. And when it comes to mortgages, there are plenty of factors to consider, including the amortization period. Read More



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