Get Ready to Pay Tolls on Two of Toronto's Highways

Get Ready to Pay Tolls on Two of Toronto’s Highways

If you're one of the tens of thousands of commuters who drive on the Gardiner Expressway or Don Valley Parkway every day, get ready to pay tolls. That was the message from Toronto's mayor, as he delivered a speech to the city's regional Board of Trade on Nov. 24, where he said Toronto's traffic congestion ... Continue Reading

13 Things About Canadian Cars and Driving You Probably Didn’t Know

Canada is currently credited as the tenth-largest auto producer in the world, but as car crazy as we are, we’ve compiled a list of 13 things you probably didn’t know about Canada’s driving record. 1. We drove on the left until the 1920s (at least, some of us did) To some, it may come as ... Continue Reading

What Trump’s Win Could Mean for Canadian Travellers and Borrowers

What Trump’s Win Could Mean For Canadian Travellers and Borrowers

Many Canadians simply didn't see it coming - after months of watching the run-up to the U.S. presidential election from north of the border, we woke up on November 9th (or simply didn’t go to bed) to learn Donald Trump was the victorious candidate. He will be president of the United States, our largest trading ... Continue Reading

What to Do Now That TD Canada Trust Has Hiked Its Mortgage Rate

Bank goes at it alone, raising their prime rate on variable mortgages. It will now take longer for TD Canada Trust customers to pay off their variable mortgages, after the bank raised its prime mortgage rate this week. TD hiked its rate from 2.7 per cent to 2.85 per cent: meaning the total cost of ... Continue Reading

Attention Apple Users: Apple Pay Now Being Rolled Out Online

Attention Apple users: Apple Pay Now Being Rolled Out Online

It's an exciting time for Apple Pay users: The mobile payment system originally unveiled in fall 2014 has now been released for use on select websites. This means that if you have an iPhone, iPad or Mac running the latest Apple software, you should have the option to select "checkout with Apple Pay" when purchasing ... Continue Reading