Clayton Jarvis

Clayton Jarvis

Reporter

Clayton Jarvis is a mortgage reporter at MoneyWise. Prior to joining the MoneyWise team, Clay wrote for and edited a variety of real estate publications, including Canadian Real Estate Wealth, Real Estate Professional, Mortgage Broker News, Canadian Mortgage Professional, and Mortgage Professional America. Clay has been a teacher, the manager of one of Canada's finest independent record stores, and the head writer for a popular morning radio show in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. He spends his free time making loud music and Thai food, but rarely at the same time.

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