The Well

Borrowell Launches Free Equifax® Credit Report Monitoring, A Canadian First

TORONTO, Canada – January 24, 2018 – Borrowell, Canada’s leading credit education company, today announced that it is providing Canadians with free access to their Equifax credit reports. For the first time, Canadians will be able to monitor important information in… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

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Credit Report Launch

Why Are We Launching Free Credit Reports?

We started Borrowell with a big goal in mind: to help Canadians make great decisions about credit and improve their financial well-being.  With Canada’s household debt at record levels – to the tune of $2.11 trillion – we think there… Read More

Andrew Graham

January 24, 2018

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Credit report health

3 Things You Need To Check On Your Credit Report

Borrowell is all about helping Canadians understand and improve their financial well-being. This is precisely why we have now launched FREE credit reports! Your free credit report reveals important information about your credit score, your financial history, and can give you insights… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

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How Do I Update Or Dispute Information On My Free Credit Report?

Have you heard the news? Borrowell has now launched free credit reports! This means that each month you’ll be able to see your free credit report, along with your credit score, to help you get the full picture when it… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

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Borrowell credit report

How Do I Read My Credit Report?

You may have heard that Borrowell has recently launched free credit reports. If you’re thinking about getting yours, now is the time! Checking your credit score and accessing your credit report is a huge step in understanding your credit health and improving… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 24, 2018

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Credit score myth

The Top 3 Credit Score Myths: Busted!

Building good credit after a financial setback is not an easy task. While it can be tough to sort through all the information available, challenging your assumptions is a good place to start! Look out for these credit score myths… Read More

Daniel Teo

January 8, 2018

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2018

Take Control Of Your Finances! 4 Ways To Save In 2018

Happy New Year from Borrowell! Is your New Year’s resolution to take control of your finances and pay off debt? You’re not alone. According to a new CIBC poll – 25% of those surveyed listed reducing debt as their top… Read More

Rachel Surman

January 2, 2018

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woman getting low interest loan

How Do I Consolidate My Debt With A Low Interest Personal Loan?

The holidays can be an expensive and hectic time of the year. Getting into credit card debt during this time is all too easy; with the swipe of a card, your holiday shopping is complete! But not so fast. According… Read More

Rachel Surman

December 21, 2017

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What Does My Credit Score Need To Be To Get A Mortgage In Canada?

Buying a home is one of the most important (and expensive) decisions that you’ll ever make in your life. If you’ve decided to take the leap into homeownership, congratulations! Depending on where you live, it may be a tough process,… Read More

Barry Choi

December 14, 2017

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Bank Of Canada

Bank Of Canada Keeps Interest Rate At 1%: But Warns Of Coming Increase

The Bank of Canada (BoC) is keeping its trendsetting interest rate at 1%, as it did in October, but is warning Canadians that increases may be on the way. This interest rate is called the “Overnight Rate” and is what… Read More

Rachel Surman

December 6, 2017

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