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Jun 06, 2019, 20:30 ET LowestRates.ca wins Startup Canada's Ontario High-Growth Entrepreneurship Award

TORONTO, June 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca, an online rate comparison site for insurance, mortgages, loans and credit cards in Canada, received the Startup Canada High-Growth...


May 22, 2019, 05:00 ET Report: Close to 40% of Canadians don't know bank mortgage rates are negotiable

LowestRates.ca study shows consumers want transparency and clarity in mortgage decisions TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians want clarity and transparency when it comes to their mortgage rates....


Apr 23, 2019, 05:00 ET Report: Auto insurance rates continue to rise in Ontario, Alberta, and Atlantic Canada

Drivers in Alberta saw the steepest annual increase, while Albertans over age 45 have experienced the greatest increase of all age segments over the past year TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Today,...


Feb 12, 2019, 05:00 ET Canadians are overpaying for mortgages by choosing big banks, LowestRates.ca finds

In 2018, when compared to smaller lenders, the posted rates of the "Big Six" were never the least expensive option TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Loans from Canada's "Big Six" banks—RBC, TD, BMO,...


Jan 24, 2019, 05:00 ET Report: Auto insurance rates have risen considerably across Canada in the past year

Rates reach new peaks in Alberta and Atlantic Canada, increasing 10.05% and 3.75% in Q4 TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca, an online recommendation site for personal finance...


Dec 12, 2018, 05:00 ET Report: 39% of Canadians have credit card debt at the end of the holiday season

Over a quarter of Canadians will go over budget with holiday spending, and 8 per cent will keep the debt for up to one year TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - For many Canadians, managing household...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:37 ET LowestRates.ca ranks 9th on Deloitte's Technology Fast 50™

The company was honoured among 50 of the fastest growing Canadian tech businesses TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Today LowestRates.ca, an online recommendation site for personal finance products like ...


Oct 30, 2018, 05:00 ET Report: Auto Insurance Rates Rise in Ontario, Alberta and Atlantic Canada

Rates rising as cannabis legalization could further drive up car insurance costs; 91% of Canadians say they don't know how legalization will affect rates TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Today,...


Sep 13, 2018, 09:00 ET LowestRates.ca Ranks No. 11 on the 2018 Growth 500

Canadian Business unveils 30th annual list of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca was announced as number 11 on the 30th annual Growth 500, the...


Jul 31, 2018, 05:00 ET Report: Auto Insurance Rates Rise in Ontario, Alberta and Atlantic Canada

Despite increasing rates, LowestRates.ca found that 37% of Canadians do not compare car insurance before purchasing TORONTO, July 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca, an online rate comparison...


May 02, 2018, 05:00 ET Report: Auto Insurance Rates Rise in Ontario and Alberta, Decline in Atlantic Canada

Average premiums in Ontario and Alberta increased 1.08% and 2.46%, respectively, while rates on the East Coast saw a 0.86% decrease TORONTO, May 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca, an online rate...


Mar 06, 2018, 09:00 ET Report: LowestRates.ca finds more Canadians choosing fixed-rate mortgages in 2018 as mortgage rates expected to increase

TORONTO, March 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, LowestRates.ca, an online rate comparison platform for auto insurance and mortgages, released a report showing that the number of Canadians who applied for a...


Dec 14, 2017, 08:36 ET On its Way to Saving Canadians a Billion in Fees, Toronto Fintech Success Story LowestRates.ca Celebrates its Five-Year Anniversary

LowestRates.ca reached incredible milestones over the past five years, with many more exciting initiatives on the horizon TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - LowestRates.ca started five years ago with...


Oct 30, 2017, 08:30 ET New Auto Insurance Price Index from LowestRates.ca Finds Rates Dropping in Ontario, Rising in Alberta

The cost of premiums in Ontario fell an average of 11% in Q3 2017 versus the prior year; in Alberta, they're up 3.9% TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - LowestRates.ca today launched an Auto Insurance...


Sep 11, 2017, 08:30 ET Consumers Rush to Lock in Mortgage Rates ahead of Bank of Canada Rate Hikes

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The number of Canadians who applied for a fixed-rate mortgage in August saw a substantial spike, with 59.31% of users on the LowestRates.ca website opting for a...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:30 ET Majority of Canadians Not Doing Much Research When Buying Financial Products

Consumers use technology to compare flights and hotels, but not to compare car insurance, credit cards and mortgages. TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ - A new survey from LowestRates.ca found that most...


Jun 27, 2017, 09:00 ET Canadians Greatly Overestimate Their Financial Literacy Skills

More than half of Canadians fail test of common financial questions TORONTO, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The federal government may have a National Strategy for Financial Literacy but it still has some...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Millennials Most Loyal to Banks: Majority Get all Financial Products and Credit Cards in One Place

50 per cent of Canadians unaware of a good resource to compare credit cards TORONTO, March 23, 2017 /CNW/ - Sheltered, confident, entrepreneurial, and tech-savvy: millennials may have been labelled...