Banking Basics

Last modified: 18 April 2016

Banks offer an extensive range of banking, financial and investment services. In fact, of the 80 banks operating in Canada, more than 40 offer financial products and services - including bank accounts, credit cards, loans and investments - to Canadian consumers. The Banking Basics section is your source of back-to-basics information on banks accounts, electronic banking services, credit and loan products including credit cards, mortgages and interest rates.