The weather is gorgeous today, and it is expected to be just as great over the weekend. Just in time for Fatherâ€™s day! Personally, this weather is ideal for a nice BBQ! Anyone up for a little BBQ this weekend?
That said, we are at Friday, and have BankNerdâ€™s Best of the Best.
As usual the article highlighted here will feature blog that I have read throughout the week that I thought deserved to be highlighted.
Our Best of the Best
- Check out what TD’s fifth promotion was for their weekly GIC Promotion!
- Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has a great promotion running for their WestJet RBC MasterCard.
- The Bank of Canada has decided to hold the rate at 1% once again. Find out what the reason was this time around.
- Take a look at Scotiabank’s latest contest – the CHIN Picnic Contest; you have a chance to win $1,000!
Best Around the World
The Financial Highway published a great article asking whether “Saving that Money worth the effort?“. I loved this article because it laid out all the facts, and really makes you think whether it is or not. Personally, I do find it is worth the effort once there is a goal in mind .
My Own Advisor published a great article titled “My Plan for a Prolonged Low Interest Rate Environment“. There is a 4 step plan that is in the article that definitely seems like a solid plan for anyone to follow.
Rewards Cards Canada published a great article explaining Mobile Banking and a Cashless Future. As you all know I love this topic and the facts given are great. I also like that there is a small infographic included in the post as well.
At Money Smarts, Mike wrote an article titled “Home Buyers – Is 20% Down Payment Always Better?“. For anyone considering purchasing a home, this article gives great information that everyone should know. Definitely something that every potential homeowner should read!