Overdraft protection can bail your bank account out of a tight situation – but using this add-on banking service can rack up high interest debt very quickly. Here’s what you need to know about overdrafts.
Sharing isn’t always caring! A new VISA study finds that Generation Y’s are at increased risk for identity theft due to the oversharing of their vital financial information with their friends – including their credit card and debit pin numbers.
On Monday, a nation-wide Visa outage left thousands of cardholders in a lurch. The incident cast a light on just how dependent we are on our plastic. Read on for our tips for staying prepared in the case your credit card stops working.
Do you trust your bank? A recent survey shows Canadians have had enough of hidden or confusing bank fees – and are losing faith in their financial institutions as a result. Learn more about how to resolve conflicts with your bank – and protect your finances – if you’re unhappy with their services.
Canadians love their perks – and the popularity of rewards credit cards proves it. Now, rewards debit cards are getting in on the action. Often the result of a retailer and lender partnership, these cards offer payback opportunities for every dollar spent.