Canadians with credit card debt suffer emotionally as holiday shopping season begins

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Borrowell and Dr. Oren Amitay team up to help Canadians this holiday season. Black Friday kicks off a time of year where many Canadians with credit card debt go through extreme emotional distress. Dr. Oren Amitay & Borrowell are teaming up to talk about how the holiday shopping season can cause, contribute to or exacerbate mental health issues in Canadians who carry debt … Read More

CIBC strikes partnership with online lender Borrowell | Globe and Mail

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DAVID BERMAN  | The Globe and Mail Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce has teamed up with a small online lender, Borrowell Inc., offering an example of an established financial institution choosing to work with a rival rather than compete against it. Read the full article here (subscription required):  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/cibc-strikes-partnership-with-online-lender-borrowell/article32538641/

CIBC partners with fintech innovator Borrowell to deliver “one-click” online loans | CNW

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Exclusive partnership leverages innovative technology for real-time loan adjudication and next day funding TORONTO, Oct. 27, 2016 /CNW/ – In a move that changes the traditional process for applying for a loan, CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM ) announced today it is partnering with Borrowell to offer “one-click” online lending for clients. A first in Canada, the new partnership allows CIBC … Read More

Credit Scores Now Free | CBC The Exchange

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Credit: CBC “Do you know your credit score? There’s a new online source for that.” – Peter Armstrong, CBC Borrowell’s Chief Operating Officer Eva Wong appears on CBC The Exchange to explain credit scores to Canadians and how Borrowell is making them free for Canadians. If you’d like to watch the segment, go to http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/710989891708 and start at minute 33:00.

How’s your credit? Fintech lender makes it easier to find out | Globe and Mail

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Add one more service that a tech-savvy company is making quick and easy for consumers: Toronto-based Borrowell Inc. announced on Monday that it is providing consumers free access to their credit scores through the fintech lender’s website, giving consumers a snapshot of their financial health.  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/hows-your-credit-fintech-lender-makes-it-easier-to-find-out/article30521283/

Borrowell and Equifax Canada Partner To Provide Canadians Free Access to Credit Scores | CNW

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Borrowell and Equifax Canada Partner To Provide Canadians Free Access to Credit Scores Fintech company becomes first in Canada to provide credit scores for free without applying for credit TORONTO, Canada (June 20, 2016) – Borrowell, a leading Canadian fintech lender, today announced a new service that gives Canadians access to their Equifax credit score for free. From the privacy and … Read More

Investments Continue To Accelerate Canadian Fintech Growth | Businesswire

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Borrowell receives $6.4 million investment from Equitable Bank, Hedgewood, Power Financial Corporation and others TORONTO, February 23, 2016 – Today, technology-driven marketplace lender and Canadian fintech leader Borrowell announced that  Equitable Bank , along with  HedgewoodPower Financial Corporation  and other investors, will invest $6.4 million of operating and loan capital in Borrowell’s platform. This investment brings total funds raised by the company to $11.8 million. “We’ve helped Canadians … Read More