Canadians Underwater Financially – where

Headline: Canadians underwater: Where, exactly, rising interest rates may leave Canadians in danger of losing their homes.

Via: Global News

One Third of Canadians Fear Bankruptcy

Headline: 1/3 of Canadians fear bankruptcy amid ‘debt trap’ warning: Survey

Via: BNN Canada

Home Prices Rise in January – but listings and sales are down

Headline: Canada home prices rise in Jan, Toronto up for first time in six months. Vancouver up 1.2 %. 

Via: Reuters

Headline: Canadian home sales, listings slump in January with arrival of new mortgage rules.

Via: CBC News

New Mortgage Rules Send Borrowers to Alternate Lenders

Headline: New mortgage rules sending borrowers down the credit ladder to alternative lenders.

Via: CTV News

Canadian Big Banks Move to Match Rate Hike

Headline: Big banks move to match Bank of Canada’s rate hike: Central bank notes ‘uncertainty about the future of NAFTA’ as it hikes rate for 3rd time since last summer.

Via: CBC News

BC consumers fearful of ability to pay bills if interest rates rise

Headline: B.C. consumers fearful of not being able to pay bills as interest rates expected to rise, says poll.
About 40 per cent of respondents say they are within $200 of financial crisis.

Via: CBC News

Mortgage Rate Hike

Headline: TD and CIBC join RBC in hiking mortgage rates ahead of Bank of Canada decision next week: NAFTA risks should remain on the back burner, says one analyst.

Via: Financial Post

Rate Hike Might Come Sooner

Headline: Early Christmas for Canadian economy might mean rate hike sooner.

Via: Financial Post

How US Interest Rate Hike Might Affect Canada

Headline: Analysis: How an expected U.S. interest rate increase will affect Canadians: Don Pittis

Via: CBC

Bank of Canada Reiterates High Debt – Interest Rate increase biggest risk

Headline: Rising interest rates amid high household debt biggest risk to Canadian economy: BoC

Via: Financial Post