Banking Basics

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Learn about: Alternative Financial Services, Everyday Banking Terms, Banking Products, Banks & Credit Unions, Banking & Financial Services

Lessons

Everyday Banking Terms

Banking can sometimes seem like it has its own language.  Here are some of the common words and terms are used: Account:  What you set up at a bank or…

Banking Products

There are two types of bank accounts:  Chequing accounts and Savings accounts. Chequing accounts are used for everyday banking and bill paying.   The bank will supply you with a…

Banks & Credit Unions

Banks and credit unions are both types of financial institutions and offer similar accounts and services.  Most financial institutions have branches that we can do our banking at in person,…

Banking & Financial Services

Banks & credit unions are places where you can safely deposit your money, cash your cheques, pay your bills, ask for a loan or a credit card and use a…