Application Form

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    Product Details
    Product name: Personal Loan Change product
    Product type: Secured Change type
    Minimum borrowing amount is $.
    Since you are applying with a co-borrower, you'll need to apply at a CIBC branch.
    Product name:
    Product type:
    Amount to borrow:
    Institution type: A
    Name of school: A
    Other institution type: A
    Field of study: A
    Co-Borrower: No
    Guarantor: No
    Transfer my balance from an existing loan or credit card: No
    I'm interested in insurance for my loan: No

    About You

    About You
    Already a CIBC client? Let us complete part of the application for you by using
    your CIBC Online Banking credentials.
    We've filled out part of this form for you, but you aren't signed on to Online Banking. Changing any of your personal information in this form will not change the information we have on record.
    To add or update any personal information and settings, sign on to Online Banking.
    Date of birth
    Social Insurance Number consent.
    By providing your Social Insurance Number, you agree that it may be used in a request for information from credit bureaus as this is the best way to make sure the information accurately refers to you. However, this is completely voluntary and if you choose not to give your permission, this by itself will not prevent you from continuing the application.
    How long have you lived at this address?
    Previous address
    Date of birth: ,
    Home phone:
    Secondary phone: ext.
    Best time to call:
    Social Insurance Number:*** *** ***
    SIN consent given:
    Marital status:
    Residential status:
    Home address:
    Length of time at address:
    year(s),  month(s)
    Previous address:
    Previous phone:

    Your Employment Details

    Your Employment Details
    Employment Details X

    Primary employmentOther employment (Remove)

    Have you been self-employed for less than 2 years?
    Have you been self-employed for less than 2 years?
    Employment duration
    Other income sources

    Other income sources

    Income source X

    Primary EmploymentOther Employment

    Employment status:
    Self-employed for less than 2 years:
    Occupation category:
    Occupation description:
    Detailed description:
    Start Date:
    Monthly income:
    Employer name:
    Employer address:

    Other Income Sources

    Income source:
    Monthly income:
    Total monthly income:

    Additional Required Information

    Additional required information
    Have you been self-employed for less than 2 years?
    Have you been self-employed for less than 2 years?


    Asset X
    Employment status:
    Self-employed for less than 2 years:
    Asset type:
    Registered owner:

    Terms and Conditions

    As a Québec resident applying in English, we are required by law to remit our Terms and Conditions documents to you in French. By continuing you affirm that the French version has been remitted yet you expressly wish to be bound by the English version.

    IMPORTANT: Please read the Terms and Conditions provided below which are part of this application. You must read them, and check the box indicating that you agree to be bound by them. You should print the Terms and Conditions below before proceeding to complete your application.

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    Credit Check Authorization

    Legal Terms for Application for Loans and Lines of Credit:

    "I", "me" and "my", mean me, the applicant, and "you", "your" and "CIBC" mean Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.

    Facts True: I certify that the information I have provided on this application is a true and correct statement of my affairs.
    No Approval: By receiving this application, you are not approving it. A CIBC representative will contact me to complete my application and inform me whether the application has been approved. Your decision to approve or decline my application is at your discretion. If my application is approved, my loan or line of credit will be subject to legal terms that will be provided to me as part of the process of obtaining it.
    CIBC may collect Information during the course of my relationship with CIBC from credit bureau, government registries, reporting agencies, other financial institutions, and references that I may provide CIBC. CIBC may also disclose Information to credit bureau, reporting agencies and financial institutions. (The word "Information" means financial and financially related information about me, including (i) information to identify me or locate me (or any collateral I have pledged), (ii) information to qualify me (or, in the event that I have agreed to guarantee the debts of a third party, that third party) for products and services, (iii) any motor vehicle information, where applicable, or (iv) information that CIBC needs for regulatory requirements.) CIBC may use information to identify or locate me, protect me and CIBC both from fraud and error, understand my needs and eligibility for services, recommend particular products and services to meet my needs, provide ongoing service, and comply with legal and regulatory requirements. This is explained in the CIBC privacy brochure "Your Privacy Is Protected" available at any branch or, which describes how the CIBC group collects, uses, discloses, and retains information about me and the products and services I use.
    Specific Consents:
    1. Direct Marketing: CIBC may tell me about products and services through direct mail, telephone, and other direct means.
    2. Disclosure within the CIBC group: CIBC may share Information within the CIBC group, unless prohibited by law, so that the CIBC group may tell me about products and services.
    3. If I don't wish to consent to (a) or (b), I can contact CIBC at 1 800 465-CIBC (2422) at any time. I understand that I will not be refused credit or other services just because I withdraw my consent to (a) or (b). The CIBC group includes CIBC and its subsidiaries that currently offer deposits, loans, mutual funds, securities trading, mortgages, trust and insurance services.
    Québec only: The parties confirm that it is their express wish that this agreement and documents related thereto be drawn up in English. For an agreement entered into on or after June 1, 2023, the parties acknowledge that the French version of the agreement has been remitted and confirm that it is their express wish to be bound by the English version of the agreement.

    Les parties confirment leur volonté expresse que l’entente et les documents s'y rattachant soient rédigés en anglais. Pour une entente conclue à compter du 1er juin 2023, les parties reconnaissent que la version française de l’entente a été remise et confirment leur volonté expresse d’être liées par la version anglaise de l’entente.

    Request a Call from a CIBC advisor

    To discuss your borrowing options or to get more information over the phone, simply complete the request a call form below. A CIBC advisor will contact you within one business day.

    Monday to Friday

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    • You have the option to create a description for your saved card number. Card descriptions can be up to 25 characters long, using any combination of letters and numbers. The description will appear on the Sign On page with your card number the next time you sign on.
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    Important: Do not use your password as your card description.

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    • In order to protect your information we need to verify your identity before pre-filling your application.
    • Please answer your Personal Verification Questions below.
    • If you cancel, you will be able to continue but your application will not be pre-filled.
    Personal Verification Questions
    Personal Verification Questions
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    Feel free to give us a call, as we would be happy to help with any questions or concerns.
    • To apply by phone, please call us at 1-866-525-8622
    • Request a call from a CIBC advisor
    Please note: If you cancel this application or request a call, all your information will be lost permanently.
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    Are you sure you want to change loan product or loan type? If you choose another product, all your information entered will be lost permanently.

    Feel free to give us a call, as we would be happy to help with any questions or concerns.
    • To apply by phone, please call us at 1-866-525-8622
    • Request a call from a CIBC advisor
    Please note: If you cancel this application or request a call, all your information will be lost permanently.
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    Your Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a 9-digit number issued by the Government of Canada and is required for Canadian taxation purposes.

    Monthly income (gross) is the amount of money you earn or receive in a month, before taxes and deductions are subtracted.

    We’ll use your email address to let you know if your application has been approved or declined, and to send you status updates.

    We’ll use your phone number to let you know if your application has been approved or not, and to talk more about your application.

    We need your street address. It’s not possible to use a P.O. Box. If you wish to add a mailing address, visit your local banking centre or call 1-888-872-2422.

    Anti-money laundering legislation requires that we obtain your occupational information. None of the information collected will be used to contact you in the future. Make your selection from the dropdown menu.

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