Category Archives: Blog

Mortgages for Less than Perfect Credit

Mortgages For Less Than Perfect Credit

Credit scores are a very important factor in qualifying for mortgages in Canada and in determining the rate you’ll get. Finding mortgages for less than perfect credit can also be difficult – but we’ve got the tips and tools you… Read More

Stephanie Overholt

July 26, 2018

Blog,Mortgages
free credit score available in Alberta

Borrowell’s Free Credit Monitoring Service Is Now Available In Alberta

Hey, Alberta! Did you know that we’ve made your free credit score available in Alberta? We’re super excited to be in the awesome province of Alberta. Residents of Alberta can access their credit score and credit report for free with Borrowell.… Read More

Administrator

July 26, 2018

Blog
car insurance in Ontario

Car Insurance In Ontario: The Rate Rise And What It Means For You

Do you drive a car? Listen up! The Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) recently approved premium rate increases for car insurance in Ontario for new and existing drivers. You may be wondering why the rates increased for car insurance in… Read More

Administrator

July 23, 2018

Blog,Insurance
zero credit score

I Have A Zero Credit Score – Now What?

Capital One® is a proud partner of Borrowell.  Tens of thousands of Canadians get their free credit score from Borrowell every single day. But sometimes, all they see is a zero credit score! How could this be? It’s a bit… Read More

Rachel Surman

July 18, 2018

Credit Score Education Centre
free credit score available in halifax

Borrowell’s Free Credit Monitoring Service Is Now Available In Halifax

Hey, Halifax! Did you know that we’ve made your free credit score available in Halifax? We’re super excited to be in the awesome city of Halifax. Residents of Halifax can access their credit score and credit report for free with Borrowell.… Read More

Administrator

July 17, 2018

Blog
Bank Of Canada

Bank Of Canada Hikes Key Interest Rate – What You Need To Know

The Bank of Canada (BoC) raised its key interest rate from 1.25% to 1.50% on Wednesday. This is the bank’s fourth increase in the last year. Here’s what you need to know. What is the key interest rate? This interest… Read More

Rachel Surman

July 11, 2018

Blog,News
free credit score available in Quebec

Borrowell’s Free Credit Monitoring Service Is Now Available In Quebec (Beta)

Bonjour! We have exciting news to share: we’ve made free credit score available in Quebec (beta). We’re super excited to be in the awesome province of Quebec. Now, for the first time, residents of Quebec can access their credit score… Read More

Rachel Surman

July 3, 2018

Blog
choosing the right mortgage provider

How To Choose The Right Mortgage Provider

Picture this: you’ve been house hunting for months when you come across ‘the one.’ You make an offer on your dream home and it’s accepted. Congratulations, you’re almost a homeowner! But what about choosing the right mortgage provider? After all… Read More

Sean Cooper

June 28, 2018

Mortgages

What’s The Difference Between Installment And Revolving Credit?

Borrowing against credit is helpful – it lets us make big purchases and cover unexpected expenses while paying for it with future income. Misusing credit, however, can negatively impact your credit score and your future ability to borrow money when… Read More

Daniel Teo

June 22, 2018

Blog,Credit Score Education Centre,Personal Loans

It’s Been Two Years Of Free Credit Scores!

At Borrowell, we’re big on celebrations. Whether it be birthdays at the office, promotions, or company anniversaries – we’re always ready with balloons and cake in hand. So what’s so special about June 20th? On June 20th, 2016, Borrowell became… Read More

Rachel Surman

June 20, 2018

Blog,News