Blog

The FCT blog aims to answer your industry questions, examine current market trends and provide key information on the value of our products and services.

The FCT blog does not represent a single author or opinion. Instead, it represents the collective voice and experience of FCT’s dedicated niche experts.

Some like it hot…or cold

Aug 13th, 2020 | FCT

“To know that FCT was here to help us out made a huge difference.” Those words were spoken by Joelle Trudeau after her furnace and air conditioner both stopped working on the…

The cost of living in the zone

Jul 30th, 2020 | FCT

The idea of living above your own store or small café has a rather unique appeal. No commuting, you’re always on hand for deliveries and you can keep an eye on your…

Evolving to meet the needs of our customers

Jul 24th, 2020 | FCT

What has all our experience taught us, here at FCT, especially over the last few months? That innovation and adaptation are crucial to being customer-centric. We’ve dedicated ourselves to that belief over…

We’re here to help

Jul 17th, 2020 | FCT

The last few months have forced many businesses to adopt new methods to meet the needs of their customers. The innovative ways in which they have responded are truly inspiring. FCT’s real…

FCT Fraud protection – We’ve got you covered

Jul 10th, 2020 | FCT

Fraud is everywhere. No industry is safe from fraudsters. They are persistent and unfortunately, very creative. The real estate industry is just as vulnerable to fraudsters as any other is. Luckily, FCT…

How well do you know Canada?

Jul 1st, 2020 | FCT

At FCT we are proud of our Canadian heritage. So in honour of Canada’s 153 birthday we’re giving you the opportunity to tell us how much you know about Canada.

When a lawyer’s assumption turned into an unforeseen expense

Jun 26th, 2020 | FCT

Making assumptions is never a good idea. While most of the time the outcome is harmless, at other times it can be quite costly. In late 2019, Ms. Jane Smith*, a lawyer…

FCT Home Protection Plan – Enjoy your home, we’ll take care of the rest

Jun 18th, 2020 | FCT

Buying a home is an exciting, life-changing event. For a first-time home-buyer, and even a more experienced one, the process can become overwhelming, especially when something goes wrong. Meet Rebecca Rose. She…

Coffee Break with Pat Smolak

Jun 4th, 2020 | FCT

Pat spent twenty-five years at RBC in various senior management roles before joining FCT. As an Operations Leader, Pat is responsible for directing the teams that deliver services to our legal customers….