TD Canada Trust Hikes Prime Mortgage Rate – What’s Next?
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TD Canada Trust Hikes Prime Mortgage Rate – What’s Next?

TD Canada Trust is the first bank to raise its prime rate for variable rate mortgages since new federal mortgage rules were introduced last month. So is this the beginning of a trend? Continue reading »

How to Improve Your Credit Score – Bankruptcy Edition
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How to Improve Your Credit Score – Bankruptcy Edition

In this second edition of our monthly series, Amanda Reaume explains how you can build your credit score back up and change your spending habits after declaring bankruptcy. Read on for her tips. Continue reading »

Big Banks Respond to Fintech Threat with Lower Bank Fees, Better Offerings
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Big Banks Respond to Fintech Threat with Lower Bank Fees, Better Offerings

We’ve heard about Uber, Car2Go and Airbnb and how each service is changing its respective industry. Now there’s something that banks need to watch out for: fintech. Short for financial technology, it could literally give banks a run for their money. Continue reading »

Loyalty to Banks Over Canadian Mortgage Brokers Continues
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Loyalty to Banks Over Canadian Mortgage Brokers Continues

August 7th, 2008 – Today, RateSupermarket.ca, (www.RateSupermarket.ca), announced the results of its latest survey which revealed that mortgage shoppers remain loyal to their own banks over other funding options such as Canadian mortgage brokers, trusts and credit unions. The website asked visitors where they obtained their last mortgage from and almost half of respondents said … Continue reading »