How Do I Use A Credit Card To Improve My Credit Score?
What do a cell phone plan and an apartment lease agreement have in common? They both require you to have a decent credit score to close the deal. The better your credit score, the better your chances are of getting… Read More
March 20, 2018Blog
Consumer lending rates jump after Bank of Canada hike: but what does this mean for you?
The Bank of Canada (BoC) raised its trendsetting interest rate from 0.75% to 1% on Wednesday, prompting Canada’s “Big Five Banks” to increase prime consumer lending rates. Effective Thursday, RBC, BMO, TD, Scotiabank, and CIBC will all increase prime lending… Read More
It’s Been A Year Of Free Credit Scores!
Anniversaries are important to celebrate – let’s have a look at the last year. On June 20th, 2016 Borrowell became the first company in Canada to offer credit scores for free. We’ve loved helping Canadians discover their credit score, but we… Read More
June 28, 2017Blog
Why Is My Credit Score Different With Borrowell?
So you heard about Borrowell’s credit score service and decided to try it out. Woo hoo! Just one problem. You sign up online, only to discover that your score is different than when you checked your score directly with Equifax,… Read More
The Ultimate Guide to Canadian Credit Scores
Welcome to The Ultimate Guide to Canadian Credit Scores, the most comprehensive guide to Canadian credit scores on the web! Credit scores can be very confusing and intimidating, and it’s very hard to find reliable information to understand your credit… Read More
September 12, 2016Credit Score Education Centre