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Moving to a new country can be overwhelming. Explore tailored resources and tips for your journey as a newcomer to Canada.
Get guidance on how to plan your move, immigrate to Canada and settle in once you've arrived.
Our articles feature helpful insights for each stage of your journey.
Learn which bank accounts and credit cards best suit your needs for life in Canada.
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Moving to Canada and don't know where to start? Answer a few basic questions to get tailored resources, tips and banking offers with the CIBC Smart™ Guide to Canada.
Whether you're planning your journey, just arrived or already settled, we'll help you start your new life here.
From advice for living and working in Canada to everyday banking tips, we've got the answers you're looking for.
Planning your move
Plan ahead for your life in Canada with tools and resources that fit your goals.
Get an overview of immigration procedures and the paperwork you may need.
Discover the day-to-day essentials of life in Canada.
Banking in Canada
Learn the basics of Canadian banking and how to take control of your finances.
Understand how the Canadian job market works and find tips to get started.
Prepare for success by learning about budgeting, financial aid, housing and more.
Find out what you’ll need to start a new life in Canada. Explore recommended articles and banking offers with our personalized tool.
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