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Day 88 of #365DaysOfLocal: Jess the Broker

Day 88: Jess the Broker

Jess the Broker specializes in mortgages. She helps clients get the best rates and terms in BC so they can finance their properties. Let's get to know her a bit better.

Don't forget to enter to win the grand prize offered by Kelowna Toyota and Secure-Rite!

Describe your business in one word.


What is the goal of your business?

To help people get the best rate.

Why did you start your business?

I had an amazing broker suggest I would be a great mortgage broker so I took a leap quit both my jobs and went for it!

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What makes your story unique?

I started out trying to buy a house and ended up with an entirely new career. I managed to do this all with a few (3) kids and a husband who was away 95% of the time. I love the business and love helping people even when it is just helping them fix their credit to reach their goal.

What do you think makes Kelowna great?

The community and beauty.

Why do you think it’s important to shop locally?

If we keep the money within our community we are sure to flourish!

How can people connect with you?

Facebook Instagram and personal.

Give someone a shoutout and explain why!

Aura Office, she has an amazing business helping people like me be able to juggle work life and mom life!

Win a two-year lease Toyota Corolla from Kelowna Toyota and a $1,000 gift card from Secure-Rite

Kelowna Toyota, Secure-Rite and KelownaNow have partnered together to bring you 365 days of supporting local businesses.

Over the course of the next year, KelownaNow will feature a local business every day, free of charge to promote local patronage.

Kelowna Toyota and is the sponsor making all of this possible and they not only want you out there supporting local businesses, but they want to give you an opportunity to win a two-year lease on a brand new Toyota Corolla!

Secure-Rite has generously added a $1,000 gift card to the grand prize to join the support local movement as well!

How to enter: after reviewing the contest rules, complete the form below, and you can enter once per day.

The prize: Kelowna Toyota will provide a two-year lease on a brand new Toyota Corolla. Model year and trim level will depend on stock availability at draw date and will be determined by Kelowna Toyota. Secure-Rite will supply a $1,000 gift card to the winner as well.

The prize can not be exchanged for cash and is non-transferable. The winner must have a valid driver's license and be 19 years and older. Taxes and fees are not included in the prize.

The Corolla in the photo is not the prize vehicle and is shown only to represent the model line. KelownaNow reserves the right to cancel this contest in the event the current Covid-19 crisis prevents the dealership from delivering the prize.

If you are a local business and you want to be a part of 365 days of local, fill out the form here.


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