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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.

EasyFund makes it easier to close deals when you are working remotely

Apr 16th, 2020 | FCT

EasyFundTM has been adopted by many legal professionals in Ontario as the easiest method to manage the transfer of real estate closing funds online. It reduces the need for certified cheques, bank…

Gap Coverage Extension

Mar 26th, 2020 | FCT

At FCT we are doing our part to alleviate some of the worries that come from delays or closure at land titles/registry offices by offering Extended Gap Coverage to legal professionals. This…

Recognizing fraud

Mar 12th, 2020 | FCT

Which of these do you think Canadians worry about the most: break-ins, vehicle theft, fraud scams or plane crashes?  If you guessed fraud scams, you’re right! Yet despite this fact, ninety-six percent of Canadians…

Coffee Break with Marie Taylor

Mar 5th, 2020 | FCT

Marie Taylor has been an integral part of  FCT for almost eighteen years. In fact, having Marie on the FCT team gives us the enviable edge of being the only title insurer…

Joining the fight against homelessness

Feb 28th, 2020 | FCT

What would you say if we told you that the average life expectancy for a person who is homeless is 39 years, or that 42% of homeless youth have attempted suicide at…

Why fractional ownership is the future

Feb 14th, 2020 | FCT

Companies like Uber and Airbnb have disrupted the idea of ownership. While in the past owning a car and home was a point of pride, sharing living space, rides and goods have…

Coffee break with Dave Cochrane

Jan 30th, 2020 | FCT

Dave Cochrane has over 20 years of experience in debt collection, call center management, marketing and sales. He began his career at FCT in 2012 in the frontline role of Legal Liaison…

5 things to know before refinancing your home

Jan 23rd, 2020 | FCT

There are many reasons to refinance your home. One of the most common reasons is to get a lower interest rate than the one you initially agreed to, and pay significantly less…

EasyFund

Jan 16th, 2020 | FCT

EasyFundTM has been adopted by many legal professionals across Canada as the easiest method to manage the transfer of real estate closing funds online. It reduces the need for certified cheques, bank…