What you need to know about credit in Canada

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 14:43:38 +0000

What is a credit score and why is it important in Canada? As soon as you arrive in Canada, one of your first tasks will be opening a bank account. This will allow you to put the savings you brought with you into a Canadian bank account, get a debit card, set yourself up to […]

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A student’s guide to building a strong credit score

Credit to Author: Ivy Chiu| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:03:36 +0000

It’s back-to-school time and international post-secondary students are embarking on a time of major life milestones in a brand new country with unfamiliar surroundings – an exciting, but also nerve-wracking undertaking. Not only are you deciding what to study, but you are also encountering many firsts during these pivotal years – first time living away […]

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How to maintain a good credit score

Credit to Author: Margaret Jetelina| Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:20:37 +0000

What newcomers need to know about credit ratings We often hear how important it is to have a good credit score. Every time we apply for credit products, such as credit cards, loans, line of credits or mortgages, a credit check will be required. It is also common for apartment rentals, utilities and mobile phone […]

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