Bank accounts

Manulife All-In Banking Review

Not many people think about Manulife for their banking needs so it was pretty interesting when they introduced their new All-In Banking Plan which gives you access to 4 different products: an everyday bank account, a high-interest savings account, a no-fee cash back credit card and travel disruption insurance. The idea is that all of…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Banks

Although some people have decided to use digital banks only, the majority of Canadians still use brick and mortar banks. There’s nothing wrong with that, but the question is are you getting the most out of your banks? Traditional banks offer a variety of products services but it seems like many people are using them…

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Motusbank review

Motusbank Review

motusbank is here! The first thing you need to know is that motusbank is a brand new Canadian digital bank which is a subsidiary of Meridian. In case you’re not familiar, they’re one of the most popular credit unions in Ontario and Canada. For years, Meridian has been offering some amazing products including one of…

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Live at Home Without Debt? Here’s What to do With Your Money

A little while back, a reader of mine (Suzette) commented on how it would be interesting to read a post that’s aimed at Asians. Her point was that many Asians typically live at home rent-free until they’re married and usually their parents would have paid for their education. As someone who fits that description perfectly,…

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How to Save More Money by Managing Your Cash Flow With A.I.

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RBC. All opinions are my own. I honestly believe that one of the best ways to save money is to pay yourself first. That’s where you set up automatic withdrawals from your bank account to a savings account. But, that’s not always possible for some people…

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3 Things to do With Your Money After Getting Married

I got serious about my money when I proposed to my wife nine years ago. Saving for the engagement ring was a big deal, and I knew we would have a lot of upcoming expenses as we started to plan for our wedding. Fortunately, my wife and I were on the same page, but there…

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How to Connect Tangerine to EQ Bank

EQ Bank has been around for a few years now and people are starting to realize that this online bank should be taken seriously. To be realistic, most people are interested in EQ Bank (referral link) because they offer an everyday interest rate of 2.00%*. That’s one of the highest rates you’ll get from any…

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Millennials Are Most Loyal to Banks

77 per cent of millennials prefer to have all their financial products and credit cards with their main bank. This is not a joke, that data comes from a recent survey from LowestRates.ca. I remember reading the headline last week on Twitter in the morning and I almost choked on my tea. The millennials I…

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Using Online Banks in Canada

Online Banks in Canada around for years – almost 20 years actually – yet not all Canadians have embraced them. In the past, there was this big fear about how legit they were, but as long as they’re a member of the Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC); your deposits are insured up to $100,000. When…

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How to set up Recurring Transfers with EQ Bank landing page

How to set up Recurring Transfers with EQ Bank

At the beginning of 2016, EQ Bank introduced their Savings Plus Account which was a huge hit with Canadians. There was so much interest in the account that they ended up reaching their targets in three weeks. This explains why there was a waiting list and why the interest rates were dropped to 2.25% and…

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