Just two weeks after TD Canada Trust hiked their prime rate, RBC has announced they’re bumping up their fixed mortgage rates anywhere from 25 to 40 basis points. Read on to find out how much more this may cost you and why fixed rates are rising in the first place.
It’s been a month since the first of the new federal mortgage rules came into effect. Now, RBC has become the second of the five big banks to raise mortgage rates – effective Thursday. How else have these new rules impacted our purchasing power?
If you’re starting university or college in the coming days, chances are you’ll be spending a lot of money, but don’t fret! Read on for more on tricks to help you save all year long, and for your future.
If you think you’re paying higher bank fees these days, you’re not alone – and those fees are going up in the midst of multi-million dollar profits for Canada’s big five banks. Here’s what you need to know.
Did you know – it now costs 109% of of the average Canadian’s income to own a house in Vancouver, according to a recent report from RBC. Read on for our breakdown of market affordability across Canada.
Two of Canada’s largest lenders, RBC and Scotiabank, had their credit ratings downgraded last week by Fitch and Moody’s respectively. What’s behind this downgrade – and should banking consumers worry?
Introducing the best bank accounts in Canada 2015! RateSupermarket.ca has released the rankings from their annual Best of Finance awards – read on to learn more about the best savings accounts, chequing accounts and GICs.
A recent RBC study finds students are worried about the financial future – and it’s no wonder, as employment prospects are tight, and tuition costs high. When it comes to juggling jobs, classes and loans, it’s easy to become a stress case – here, Derek shares his tips for staying financially grounded as he enters his last year of college.
Online banking is growing in popularity in Canada – but not all bank websites are created equal. What makes a great online user experience? Tell us and WIN $50!
Some of the new RBC bank fees, which were slated to launch in June, will be reversed, the lender announced today. The bank changed its stance on fees due to intense consumer backlash regarding “pay to pay” charges. Here’s what consumers should know.