About
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Ethel M. Lariviere, MBI is an Independently Owned & Operated Licensed Commercial and Residential Mortgage Broker with Dominion Lending Centres - A Better Way. As a Licensed Mortgage Broker Ethel is dedicated in assisting clients in making responsible informed decisions by providing unbiased guidance and expert industry and market knowledge. She has her Business Administration majoring in Accounting backed with over 22 years of combined commercial, retail banking, and residential mortgage lending and finance experience. Ethel is in the process of receiving her CPA designation along with her already completed MBI designation.

She is passionate in providing innovative lending and mortgage solutions tailored to each individual’s specific unique needs. Before becoming a Mortgage Broker Ethel was a Commercial Account Manager and she embraces entrepreneurship, small business and the keen ability to look out of the box as no two businesses or individuals are alike. A Better Way is a top Dominion Lending Centres franchise brokerage with Canada's #1 licensed mortgage brokerage.

Ethel dedicates her time to the community as a Mission Regional Chamber of Commerce Member and past Board Member, past Government Affairs and Budget Committee Member for the Chamber. Ethel sponsored the 2019 and 2020 Candlelight Parade, 2019 and 2020 Business Excellence Awards, 2021 Presenting sponsor of the 2021 Mission Figure Skating Club Gala and 2021 sponsor of the Amazing Race Mission to raise funds for the Mission Community Services. Ethel is also a voting member of the Mortgage Brokers Association of BC, the Bigstone Cree Nation and the Mission Friendship Centre Society. Ethel is currently the sitting Chair of the Economic Development Select Committee for the City of Mission and a mentor for the Influence Mentoring Program.

In Ethel’s downtime she likes to spend quality time with her husband and three dogs. She is an avid runner and marathoner, enjoying sports in general as an ex-competitive dragon boat racer and hockey player.

Ethel is a service-oriented, relationship-oriented, mortgage professional that is ready to advise you - from start to finish whether you are looking to buy, build, renew, refinance or simply want an unbiased second opinion. Contact her today to find out why we are called  ~ A Better Way!

MBI Certification Criteria

  • CMBA-BC Membership in good standing
  • Completion of two (2) BCFSA-Approved re-licensing courses via MBIBC within last 24 months
  • Completion of the Ethics module, found in the Mortgage Brokers Practical Course section
  • I have successfully completed the MBI qualification course concerning ethics and professional conduct.
  • I have passed continuing education courses required for registration renewal through MBIBC.
  • I am a member in good standing of MBABC and acknowledge I will be subject to its code of ethics and conduct asamended from time to time.

I am a registrant under the Mortgage Brokers Act of British Columbia.
I understand the certification is valid as long as I:

  • Continue to pass continuing education courses required for registration renewal through MBIBC;
  • Continue to be a member in good standing of MBABC
  • Continue to be a registrant under the Mortgage Brokers Act of British Columbia
  • Follow the codes of ethic and conduct of MBABC (including any similar codes), including any future amendments
  • Abide by any future rules and regulations of the MBI certification developed by the education committee, MBI standards committee, or other committee authorized by MBIBC
  • Have not been sent a notice of revocation by MBIBC

Upon the certification becoming invalid I agree to immediately cease using the designation (including but not limited to ceasing to display the MBI Diploma Certificate and ceasing to use designation letters MBI) and, if requested, return the Diploma Certificate to MBIBC. I understand it is contrary to law for me to use the MBI certification or Certification Diploma without MBABC having authorized me to do so and authorizing me to continue to do so.

Than you have to apply to Mortgage Brokers Association of BC to be accepted. I had to swear: I certify to MBABC and MBIBC each of the following as being true:

Mission Regional Chamber of Commerce MembershipBCFSA (BC Financial Services Authority) registration and licensingMortgage Brokers Institute of British Columbia Certification - DesignationCanadian Mortgage Brokers Association of British Columbia Membership