The Global payments market is huge

In 2005, an estimated $40 trillion globally passed through some type of payment system. Roughly $12 trillion of that was transacted through various credit cards, mostly the 21,000 member banks of VISA and MasterCard. Processing payments, including the extending of credit, produced close to $500 billion in revenue. Now that is a lot of payments!…


What if you get denied at the bank?

David Grossman is licensed to arrange mortgages in Ontario, Canada. He answers many great questions in his videos and the biggest question people seem to ask is “What if I get denied at the bank?” David answers this question in depth in the video below. You can learn more about this and other mortgage and…


The pros and cons of alternate lending sources

The founder of Bello Mortgage shares his 11 years of experience and hundreds of resources to help you find the best mortgage.


5 Questions to ask a mortgage broker

Canadian mortgage brokers are a critical piece of the puzzle that can help determine whether your home refinance efforts are successful or not. Before you pony up all your private information, it’s imperative that you find out which mortgage brokers in Canada are trustworthy. Here’s how to research canadian mortgage brokers with 5 questions to…


How to Improve Your FICO® score

What can consumers do to get credit in todays world? A critical piece is knowing about your FICO® score, how it works, and how to make sure yours is the best it can be. Find out more in this short video from FICO™, the creators of the FICO® score that is used in most lending…


How Does a Secured Credit Card Build Credit?

A secured credit card helps to build credit by allowing the card holder to provide cash collateral to the bank while making payments on time. After a set period of time, a secured credit card will turn into an unsecured credit card. Find out how credit reporting agencies see secured credit cards as an effort…