Credit Card Interchange Fees: The Impact in Other Countries
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Credit Card Interchange Fees: The Impact in Other Countries

Credit card interchange fee caps come into effect this month, meaning merchants will pay less to the banks to process every purchase made with plastic. It’s supposed to be a move that will benefit both consumers and business owners – but will it really? We look to examples set in other countries where fees have been capped. Continue reading »

Temps Rise, Rates Drop
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Temps Rise, Rates Drop

Are you ready for the busiest home-buying season of the year? Spring has certainly sprung for the Canadian real estate market, as open houses pop up faster than the crocuses. Perhaps the most telling sign: Bank of Montreal, the big-bank trendsetter, has introduced a “March miracle”: a history-making rate for new mortgage borrowers that has since been matched by TD. Continue reading »