Banking for Newcomers

CIBC Welcome to Canada Banking Package

Has Canada been your home for 5 years or less? CIBC has a special banking offer to help newcomers to Canada build a comfortable life.

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Canadian Guaranteed Investment Certificates

In Canada, there are lots of different ways to invest your money. Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs) are one way you can save for your future.

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Canadian Mutual Fund Investments

In Canada, there are many types of investment products. Mutual funds are one way you can save for your future.

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More for Newcomers

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Canadian Tax-free Savings Accounts

As a Canadian resident, you can earn tax-free money on your savings. CIBC can help you open a Tax-Free Savings Account

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Foreign
exchange

Get the foreign cash you need. CIBC offers cash in up to 75 foreign currencies.

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CIBC Global Money Transfer™

If you bank with CIBC, you can send money to someone in another country quickly and easily. There is no money transfer fee.

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​CIBC Smart Prepaid Visa* Cards​

Prepaid cards are a great way to manage your money when you are shopping or travelling. CIBC offers two convenient and secure prepaid cards.

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Creditor and Travel Insurance

At CIBC we offer creditor and travel insurance to help protect what’s important to you.

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Precious
metals

Investing in gold and silver can be part of a smart investing plan. It is also a great gift to celebrate the holidays. CIBC can help you invest in your future. Order your gold and silver today.

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Planning for retirement in Canada

How much will you need in savings to lead a comfortable life in Canada when you retire? CIBC can help you create a retirement savings plan.

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Saving for your child’s education in Canada

If you want to give your child a college or university education in Canada, consider opening an Education Savings Plan with CIBC.

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Articles and Resources

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Buying your first home in Canada

Now that you are living in Canada, you may be thinking about buying a home. Here are some important things to consider.

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Saving versus investing

Saving and investing can both help you achieve financial goals, but they are quite different from one another. This article explains the difference.

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Ways to get a car in Canada

Congratulations! Your new life in Canada has started. Here is a list of important things to do in the first few days after you arrive.

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