10 must-use online mortgage calculators

Most of us know what calculator to use for that basic mortgage calculation—the amount you pay each month in relation to the home price, your amortization period and term and the prevailing interest rate. But what about those more complex calculations, such as the cost to break your mortgage or the ability to compare three[…]

The solution to mortgage confusion

<em> Rate-cappers, hybrids, all-in-ones. Today’s mortgages come in dozens of flavours. Here’s how to pick the right one for you. </em> I wanted to know my number. It was a few years ago and my honey and I about were about to purchase our first home. But like many first-time buyers, we were overwhelmed by[…]