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Planning for Student Loan Debt

Monday, November 27, 2017

Student loan debt is becoming a bigger and bigger problem for residents in Vancouver and across the entire country. Many people are spending more time in school to get the training they need for their careers. These educational opportunities are abundant, but they often also cost a lot of money. To help you navigate these concerns, there are a few things you should know about handling student debt. 

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Avoid These 6 Common Money Myths

Monday, November 27, 2017

We at Abakhan & Associates know that debt and financial management can be complicated issues. Between complex budgeting and soaring Vancouver housing prices and taxes, it can be disturbingly easy to slip into financial trouble. Here are six common money myths to avoid: 

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Should You Rent or Buy a Home When You Start Working Full-Time?

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

You have made it through the grueling task of finishing college or university. Now that you have your degree, you’ve finally found a job that put you on salary or a decent hourly wage, and you are working full-time. Now the only question remaining is whether you should rent or buy a home? 

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How to Get the Most Out of Home Ownership in BC

Friday, November 03, 2017

Owning a home can be a symbol of financial security, but it can also be a financial trap for those ill-prepared for the task. Your home, after all, is the largest asset you will ever have. If you purchase it right, and be careful when it comes to debt, you could maximize how that investment works for you. 

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