The “Big Five” Canadian banks offer credit cards and 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). Did you know that there are many other options?
Q: My wife and I currently have a mortgage of $297,000. On top of that we’ve had to dip into our line of credit (unsecured) to the tune of $44,000. I’m trying to determine whether or not it makes sense to withdraw the $44,000 – plus the withholding tax – from my RRSP. I currently p.... More »
Reaching a 100 percent utilization due to maxed-out cards can hurt your credit score. To give it a boost, pay off balances and rein in spending..... More »
Mark Oakes (L) discusses alternative assassination theories with tourists near the grassy knoll in Dealey Plaza on October 10, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images) At the grassy knoll and in the rest of Dealey Plaza they still debate it nearly 54 years later: .... More »
The bread aisle at a Loblaws in Toronto. (Carlos Osorio/Toronto Star via Getty Images) Bread buyers are angry, and rightfully so. Last December, Loblaw Co. confessed to operating a price-fixing scheme on bread with its parent company George Weston Ltd. Between 2001 and 2015, Loblaw grocery retailers.... More »
WTSP 10 NewsNeighbor says case of found remains, detained teen is 'horrifying'WTSP 10 News15-year-old Logan Mott is a person of interest in the investigation of the remains found believed to be his grandmother. Alexander Osiadacz, WTLV 9:50 PM. EST November 25, 2017. Seagate Avenue home wh.... More »
If you start planning your holiday trip now, your credit card can help you score major savings and travel perks, if you use travel portals, card benefits and other online tools.