In a new CIBC Harris/ Decima poll, almost 75% of Canadians are expecting a tax refund this year plan on using it to pay down debts or built up their savings. The poll found that only 8% of Canadians plan to spend their refund. Other key findings in the poll include 55% of Canadians have
Mobile banking apps are paving the way for the future. We are slowly seeing banks integrate more features into their mobile banking apps, making it more accessible to clients, and allowing them to do even more than before. In some cases, mobile banking apps really just let you do the bare minimum on your account.
While scrolling through Moneyville I came across an interesting article where it revealed news that ING Direct Canada is contemplating introducing a credit card. Peter Aceto, President and Chief Executive Officer explained that customers are asking about credit cards, and they are considering introducing one. This would be a huge step for ING Direc
With interest rates at record lows for the time being, we are seeing how tempting it is for people to purchase homes as quickly as possible. We tend to see homebuyers purchasing homes now to cash in on low interest rates, while others are stretching their budgets to purchase a far more expensive home with
One of the most frustrating things in life for both men and women are the number of cards in your wallet. To lighten the load on us, the only solution would have been to take out unnecessary cards, such as loyalty cards, reward cards, or club membership cards, and only carry them in the event
Over time banks adjust their hours to suite the needs of their customers. One perfect example is TD Canada Trust, they decided to add Sunday to their day of operations, allowing clients to bank any day of the week. With that said, RBC has revised their schedule as well. What is RBC’s new schedule? RBC
Last year we saw ING Direct introduce the THRiVE Chequing account, a no fee chequing account that answers all the needs clients have been asking for. Ever since the release of this chequing account, ING has been updating various aspects of the account to make it even more suitable for customers. One thing I love