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Never. Give. Up.

The changes are coming at us Fast & Furious style.   Which is to say weakly written, gaping holes in the plot line, without a plausible or viable conclusion, and loaded with actors having limited experience with the subject matter.   The Canadian Mortgage Market is resembling a big budget B movie franchise that just […]

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An IRD-ish Story: Nuances Not Rates

Earlier this year, a client called to tell me that BigBlueBank (BBB) could not process his re-finance transaction due to BFS income challenges. We mapped out a strategy that he could take back to BBB. If they accepted it, then the client’s problem would be solved. If they did not, then they would have had […]

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Conference Like A Boss!

This is a compilation of thoughts, ideas and actions taken during two four day (bi)annual conferences attended a few years ago. From each of these two conferences I drew more value and actionable content than from just about all conferences combined that I have ever attended previously. Not because the conferences themselves were radically different from […]

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Volume 2 – Gross Commission Bubble

An excerpt from Be The Better Broker Volume 2   Paid in Full   “Thinkin’ of a master plan  ’Cuz ain’t nuthin’ but sweat inside my hand  So I dig into my pocket, all my money is spent  So I dig deeper but still comin’ up with lint.”  —ERIK B. & RAKIM   It is […]

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Volume 2 – Now Available @ Amazon.com

After many (~10) months of jam packed writing weekends Be The Better Broker, Volume 2: Days 1-100 As A New Broker, Building Lasting Foundations and Surviving in the Meantime is at last available in print on amazon.com. At the moment it is available on amazon.ca in Kindle format only. Paperback via amazon.ca should happen by Oct 1st. […]

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Have You Registered?

“The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work” –Robert Frost   Why the rah-rah ‘register now‘ post? Because I have been spending the last few weekends fine tuning my presentation for the event and would love to see you there. Also wrapped up is Volume 2, it […]

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Invest In Yourself!

It’s Boxing day, and some of us are out shopping. But what are we spending our money on? Will it be something truly useful? Will it be an investment in yourself? A modified excerpt from Volume 1 of ‘Be The Better Broker‘; Too many new Mortgage Brokers view a commission cheque as their paycheque. It […]

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