When you think of the first steps involved in buying a home, you’re probably thinking about talking to a real estate agent and viewing homes. In fact, these aren’t the first steps towards buying a home. The first steps happen months before, in the office of your Edmonton mortgage broker like Benchmark Mortgages. [Read more…] about Why You Need a Pre-Approval
Being involved in the business of real estate and insurance allows you come in to contact with a lot of interesting situations. You also have the privilege to develop relationships with people from various walks of life. Many of the relationships turn into long-term friendships and are very rewarding. As a result we have seen how different families cope with stressful situations like recognizing the need for life insurance or the process of obtaining a new home.
What is a robo-advisor?
Robo-advisors give advisors and their clients the tools to manage investment portfolios online. The investments included in their portfolios can vary, but their general purpose is to provide efficient, low-cost portfolio management.
We live in a society that caters to providing us with many options. For examples cell phone companies have a myriad of phone & plan combinations, new vehicles come with endless upgrade options, even the local supermarket offers numerous varieties of items on things which should be simple and straight forward, like toilet paper. One thing is abundantly clear; it’s no longer a one size fits all world.
What is your most valuable asset? We know here at Benchmark Insurance that it’s a tough thing to think about, and not something that you often have to determine. Let’s face it, how can you possibly rank your home against your family, against your health? Well, the common denominator in all these assets is you, and that suggests that you and your ability to earn income to support other aspects of your life is indeed your most valuable asset.
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