Ingrid McGaughey, Author at Ingrid Bjel McGaughey - Mortgage Broker

February 20, 2024 2 Comments

How much do alternative lenders charge? If you've considered a B lender, chances are you're worried about how much exactly you would need to pay.  In my experience, people often get alternative lenders confused with

February 12, 2024 5 Comments

Getting a mortgage after a consumer proposal? 7 tips If you're like most people, getting a consumer proposal feels like a big relief at first. You want to get this thing done and

February 6, 2024 0 Comments

Need money but don't want to sell your home? A reverse mortgage might be a good option For many Canadians, their actual financial needs in retirement are different from what they planned for.

January 2, 2024 4 Comments

A 10-step roadmap for first-time homebuyers: how to buy your first home The journey to buy your first home is an exciting and pivotal time in your life. In my work as a

December 5, 2023 3 Comments

What's the rush?  The financial "why" HSBC did an interesting study in the UK in 2014.  It suggested that if you buy your first home by 29, you create a positive cycle that not only