First home, first book, first weekend of summer – The top May headlines from TD

May is the long awaited prelude to summer. Kids count down the days until school's out, excited cottagers head up north for the first long weekend by the lake, and grill masters stake out their nearest backyard patio to fire up the first summer BBQ.

But while you were busy stocking up on sunscreen and bug spray, did you happen to catch all of the news TD shared last month? Not to worry, here's a look at all of the articles and highlights you might have missed in May.


More than half (56%) of Canadian first-time homebuyers are afraid of missing important steps as they find their footing on the first step of the property ladder, while nearly one quarter (24 per cent) say that the homebuying process is stressing them out, according to a new 2018 survey from TD.

Last month, we brought you some tips to help ensure the process of buying your first home is as welcoming as possible. Click on the links below to find out more.

What to expect when you're expecting … your first home!

How do you know which mortgage is right for you?

How to get your 'Financial House' in order