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Carrick on money: How to tell where mortgage rates are going

The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

How to tell where mortgage rates are going
Read here about the key interest rate to watch if you want to know where mortgage rates are headed. It's suggested here that a hybrid of a fixed rate and variable rate mortgage is worth some thought.

Are teens learning enough about money?
Parents and kids agree: Most teens finishing high school are not ready to manage their own money, according to this infograhic.

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The slip-up at Canada's biggest tech company
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Personal Finance Columnist

Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998.Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More


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