Watch the Webinar: Banking Essentials for International Students in Canada: Empowering Your Financial Journey

CanadaVisa, TD
Updated: Aug, 21, 2023
  • Published: July 20, 2023

Embarking on your journey to Canada as an international student?

These are exciting yet overwhelming times. So much to consider, including managing your finances while pursuing education in a foreign country.

How do you manage your money while studying far away from home? How is banking different in Canada?  CanadaVisa and TD are here to help you learn more and make it easy for you to navigate banking in Canada.

We invite you to watch our webinar: Banking Essentials for International Students in Canada: Empowering Your Financial Journey.

During this webinar, you will gain valuable knowledge and guidance from an experienced professional to help you navigate the Canadian banking system with confidence. Our professional can help you feel empowered to make informed decisions for your banking needs in Canada.

Watch the Webinar

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Please click here to access the webinar PowerPoint slides.

What will I learn?

In this comprehensive webinar you will learn:

1) How to Improve Your Financial Health: Gain insights into managing your financial well-being as an international student, including the importance of financial planning and responsible money management.

2) Basic Banking Products: Explore the fundamental banking products and services available in Canada, such as chequing accounts, savings accounts, debit cards, and online banking, to help you make informed decisions about your banking needs.

3) Why Your Credit Score is Important: Learn about the significance of credit scores in Canada and how they impact your financial journey. Discover strategies for building and maintaining a positive credit history.

4) Budgeting Tips & Tools: Acquire practical budgeting techniques and discover helpful tools to effectively track and manage your expenses. Learn how to create a budget that aligns with your financial goals and supports your student lifestyle.

5) TD International Student GIC Program: Get acquainted with the TD International Student GIC (Guaranteed Investment Certificate) Program, which offers a streamlined process for fulfilling the financial requirements needed to expedite your student visa under the SDS program.

6) TD International Student Banking Package: Explore the tailored banking solutions and exclusive benefits offered by TD for international students. Learn about account features, fee waivers, international money transfers, and other services designed to meet your banking needs.

By the end of this webinar, you will have a good understanding of banking products, credit scores, and more in Canada.

Learn more about TD's International Student GIC Program

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About TD

TD has a proud history of delivering financial solutions to Canadians for more than 150 years. TD also brings a century of experience helping newcomers navigate the unique challenges of the Canadian banking system.

With over a thousand branches, a reputation for excellence in financial services, and the ability to also serve you in more that 60 languages, TD has become one of the largest and most trusted banks in Canada, now serving 16-million Canadians.

TD offers online support and resources of interest to newcomers on topics like banking basics, moving to Canada, credit score essentials and more. TD is open longer hours for your convenience. TD has thousands of ATMs across Canada to help you take care of your everyday banking quickly and easily.

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