Log In Sign Up

Know any good banks?


Forum: Canadian Mommies

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Canadian Mommies LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
July 25th, 2009, 06:31 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: B.C.
Posts: 3,047
My dh and I are getting really irritated with the credit union we're with and we're going to switch to somewhere else. We both used to belong to td but we don't want to go back to them so we're trying to figure out a bank that would be good to be with. It would have to be one that has branches all over Canada because we have a good chance of having to leave BC but have no idea where we might end up. Have any of you heard any good things about any banks around Canada?
__________________

Patricia, wife to Chris and mom to Dominick with baby boy #2 due this summer! Forever missing my two little angels.




Reply With Quote
  #2  
July 25th, 2009, 08:57 PM
blondie-lox's Avatar Do NOT feed the Troll
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: ON, Canada
Posts: 16,621
I'm sorry but I have no advice. We're with TD Canada Trust and we hate them. They have made numerous major errors with our mortgage and our line of credit. We will be switching banks in the future as well.
__________________

Huge thanks to *Kiliki* for the FANTABULOUS new siggy!!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
July 25th, 2009, 09:07 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: B.C.
Posts: 3,047
We both hated td also. They treated us like crap which is why we left them. I will never go back. I've heard good things about rbc but we are trying to be really carefule about who we choose because we don't want to have to switch again.
__________________

Patricia, wife to Chris and mom to Dominick with baby boy #2 due this summer! Forever missing my two little angels.




Reply With Quote
  #4  
July 26th, 2009, 07:54 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Ottawa, Ontario Canada
Posts: 1,513
I am with RBC for many many years and I always had good services. RBC even have branches in the carribean and Florida I think.
__________________



Reply With Quote
  #5  
July 26th, 2009, 07:51 PM
Member
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 27
I used to have an account with CIBC and they were great. I opened it because I had a line of credit through them and closed it because the line of credit was paid off and I didn't like paying bank fees anymore.

I do all my personal banking through presidents choice which is part of the CIBC group, but it's all no fees. There are no branches though, so if you need to talk to a teller, therea re none.

I opened a business account with Coast Capitol and so far like them. They also have a no fee chequing account, the only fee being to order cheques. SO if you don't need cheques, everything is free.

I've done banking at work through Scotiabank and liked them a lot. I just didn't want to pay fees for my own personal banking.

Good luck!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
July 26th, 2009, 09:11 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: B.C.
Posts: 3,047
Thanks for the info ladies!
__________________

Patricia, wife to Chris and mom to Dominick with baby boy #2 due this summer! Forever missing my two little angels.




Reply With Quote
  #7  
July 26th, 2009, 09:33 PM
bluebutterfly's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Posts: 16,390
I'm with TD and haven't had any problems yet. I was also with CIBC and they were pretty good. I few of my family is with RBC and love them! My aunt actually works for them.
__________________

Thank you tasha_mae for the awesome siggy!







Reply With Quote
  #8  
July 27th, 2009, 06:46 AM
Just_Marie's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 28,159
We've used RBC for 10+ years, and I'm really happy with them
__________________
Mama to 5!
Reply With Quote
  #9  
July 27th, 2009, 06:51 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Canada
Posts: 1,304
I have RBC too and haven't had an issue in 15+ years. My dh has one with BMO and is happy with them too. We did have one with td and it was horrible and sounds like it wasn't just our experience!
__________________

Owen, Avery, Samantha and forever missing Jake born still 08/01/99.




Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:44 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0