The “Big Five” Canadian banks include Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto Dominion Bank (TD Canada Trust), Bank of Nova Scotia, Bank of Montreal and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). Are there other viable options?
Congress eases the Dodd-Frank pain on non-giant banks..... More »
The right credit card can help protect you from online fraud, shoddy deals, and, of course, save you cash. It feels like fall has only started, yet department stores are already reminding you that the holidays are right around the corner. And deal-happy Canadians are already setting their sigh.... More »
We have recent British legislation to thank for providing a glimpse into the grim reality that Canadian banks operating across the pond have a big gendered wage gap. UK data, compiled this week by Bloomberg News, summons more evidence, as if more is required, that transparency, both legislatively an.... More »
Every year, RateSupermarket.ca carefully analyzes the Canadian credit card and banking industry and awards the best products at its Best of Finance Awards. There will come various points in every person’s life when they’ll be required to make a financial choice. But when there are hundreds of b.... More »
Streetwise newsletter: Banks lack controls to prevent customers being misled, watchdog finds; Aecon takeover by Chinese firm could fail over security concerns, analyst says + MORE Mar 21st
Also: U.S. Federal Reserve keeps stress-test clamp on banks amid Dodd-Frank rewrite .... More »
The complaints system is stacked against banking customers say consumer advocates, who believe the process is designed to wear people down and that it most often finds in favour of the banks.