January 2017

Found 3 blog entries for January 2017.

Once you find a good shoe store, it's hard to shop anywhere else. If you're new to Calgary, you may be wondering where and how to start a new relationship with a new store. Here are a few of Calgary's best – ready to help you put your best foot forward.

Arnold Churgin

Often, Arnold Churgin's reputation precedes itself. When travelers arrive, there are several must-visit locations, including the Stampede, the Calgary Tower and Arnold Churgin. This high-end home grown shoe empire opened in Calgary in 1964, the same year the Beatles took North America by storm. Fashion footwear and handbags are their forte with an extensive collection of Canadian-made shoes for women in sizes 4 through 12. You will find a selection of international brands but its

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There’s a lot going on behind the gates at Heritage Park on the eastern edge of a frozen Glenmore Reservoir. 

Next door to Eagle Ridge and across the water from Calgary’s Bayview neighbourhood in southwest Calgary, Heritage Park is the largest living history village of it’s kind.  It offers visitors a complete immersion into Western Canada’s past, depicting the era from 1860 to 1950.  There are more than 180 exhibits, 50,000 authentic artifacts of the past and people dressed in costumes appropriate to the era playing the part of town folk.  Heritage Park brings history to life!

While the train doesn’t run and the Antique Midway is in full hibernation, there’s still plenty going on at Heritage Park.  You can always visit the Selkirk Grill and the

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Believe it or not, saving for a down payment can be done. It might be the most ambitious thing you've ever done but it's not impossible. With the new rules about mortgages now in affect in our country, the bar has been raised even higher for new home buyers who haven't been able to scrape together a minimum 20% down payment.

Check out these tips on how you might possibly come up with the cash you need even with these new mortgage rules and their challenges.

Goal Setting

If will be most helpful to establish the precise amount you need. The minimum is still 5% of the purchase price. The only thing that's changed is the interest rate at which you can quality for which as been set above the actual interest rate you'll pay. You'll need to set a

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