Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
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Don't let car debt slow you down! Car financing is a journey. Make sure you plan your trip well.
Be sure you know all of the penalties and fees before you break your mortgage.
Did you know interest is charged starting on the day you withdraw cash with your credit card?
Your bank protects you from fraud, but you must never share your PIN.
The more you know and understand about your financial rights and responsibilities, the easier it is to avoid costly surprises and to reach your financial goals.
Learn how mortgages work, how to choose a mortgage that fits your needs, and how to change or renew your mortgage.
Information on choosing a credit card and what you need to know when applying for a credit card. Includes information on credit card fees, how to resolve an unauthorized transaction, and joint credit cards.
Learn about common types of financial fraud, tips on how to avoid being a victim and what to do if you become a victim.
What you need to know about opening a bank account, managing your day-to-day transactions, and how your money is protected.
Information on how to research your options when buying or leasing a car or other vehicle.
Improving your credit score, correcting errors, ordering your credit report and more.
Infographic: Before breaking your mortgage
Infographic: Interest on cash advances
Infographic: Don’t give your PIN—Protect yourself from fraud