TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – Dec 21

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – Dec 21 United States • Seven years after lowering its policy rate to near zero, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) voted to raise it by 25 basis points, effectively ending the era of zero interest rate policy (ZIRP). • Markets took the rate hike in stride. Several central banks …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – Dec 16

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – Dec 16 United States • It was a generally dour week in financial markets with equity indexes reeling from concerns over globalgrowth amidst a further rout in global commodity prices. • The Federal Reserve will meet next week. The broad consensus is it will raise their policy rate for the …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – December 2015

December Newsletter Summary: November 2015 saw 990 homes sell in Ottawa, an increase of 11.1% from November 2014… This outperforms the 5 year November average (944 homes)! The average sale price in November 2015 for a home in Ottawa was $380,761, a decrease of 0.4% from November 2014. Average “Cumulative Days on Market” in Ottawa …
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Edward Jones Weekly Update – Dec 7

Manage Your Money Carefully This Season As you know, the holiday season can be joyous, hectic, celebratory — and expensive. And while you certainly enjoy hosting family gatherings and giving presents to your loved ones, you’ll find these things even more pleasurable if they don’t add a lot of weight to your debt load. And …
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3rd Annual Winter Clothing Drive

2015 Represents the 3rd Annual Winter Clothing Drive! (November 16th, 2015 – December 18th, 2015)In association and support of three amazing local organizations who dedicate their time, energy and lives to making Ottawa a better community! THE OTTAWA MISSION The Ottawa Mission provides food, shelter, clothing and life-changing programs to people in Ottawa who are …
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Edward Jones Weekly Update – Nov 30

Consider These Financial Gifts for Your Grandchildren If you’re a grandparent yourself, you already know the pleasures of having grandchildren in your life. And like so many grandparents, you may be looking at ways to help your grandchildren get the most out of their lives. Perhaps the most valuable thing you could give to your …
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