You have been successful obtaining your visa to move to Canada. Whether your move is for a work, study, family commitments or perhaps for the rest of your life, in order to make the transition as successful as possible, being proactive about integrating and adapting to a new life is key.
While living in a new country can be full of excitement and positive experiences, there will be growing pains and difficulties along the way. You can help with these challenges especially if you have planned your move well, sorted out all the details, arranged the paperwork and taken care of the financial side of things.
Our settle pages provide advice that should help you settle in more smoothly and quickly. We have given you some guidance on the important issues that you should take care of pre arrival, after arrival and within the first few months. This will include things like:
It is extremely challenging moving to a new country, particularly in the beginning. Stay calm and relaxed in the first few days, and you will realize that it will all come together before you know it.
Banking in Canada is widely considered one of the safest banking systems in the world, ranking as the world’s soundest banking system for the past six years according to reports by the World Economic Forum.
The five largest banks in Canada are:
Each if these banks offer programs for newcomers. These come with special newcomer incentives, so be sure to look into them. The best bank in Canada for you will depend on your specific needs, where you live, what services you require and what best meets your financial needs.
The five largest banks will offer packages that give you everything you need to get started financially in Canada, including:
Opening a Bank Account
You can open a bank account in Canada if you meet the requirements that are set out in the Access to Basic Banking Services Regulations under the Bank Act. You can open a bank account even if:
As a newcomer, to open a bank account, you must present two specific pieces of identification, such as:
You can find a full list of the kinds of identification that a bank can accept from the bank of your choice.
At GOCANADAVISAS, there is nothing more rewarding than a client that is satisfied about our representation which has led to a successful visa application and/or petition approval. Below we have included a selection of testimonials from satisfied clients.
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