Tag: Understanding

Mortgage Forbearance: Understanding the Basics

When your budget is tight due to a financial setback, figuring out how to handle expenses is overwhelming. Thankfully, there are options like mortgage forbearance to ease the financial burden resulting from crises like the COVID-19 pandemic. Mortgage forbearance is when your mortgage servicer or lender allows you to pause or reduce your payments for…

Understanding Gross Income vs. Net Income

Whether you’re running your own business or working for someone else, certain metrics are key to understanding how you’re doing financially. Net income and gross income are two numbers that can help you evaluate your business or personal finances. Various people and organizations might need to know your gross income—from your landlord to your accountant. …

Trump says getting closer to understanding Saudi journalist’s disappearance

WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said the authorities were getting closer to understanding the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Turkish investigators prepared to enter the Saudi consulate in Istanbul where he was last seen. “I have to find out what happened…and we’re probably getting closer than you might think,”…

Let Me Be Clear: From Transparency to Trust and Understanding

Introduction I am happy to be here in Victoria, a city with a beautiful natural setting and an economy that successfully blends old and new. You have the benefits of being a provincial capital and a natural tourist destination. And, today, the high-tech sector is your largest private industry. The Bank of Canada…