Start your new life in Canada

Explore practical tips and information

Our articles feature helpful insights for each stage of your journey. 

Discover specialized product recommendations

Learn which bank accounts and credit cards best suit your needs for life in Canada.

Enjoy savings on everyday essentials

Save money with offers from our partners when you become a CIBC client. 

Get support that fits your unique journey

Find what you need to get settled

Planning your move

Plan ahead for your life in Canada with tools and resources that fit your goals.

Immigrating to Canada

Get an overview of immigration procedures and the paperwork you may need. 

Living in Canada

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. 

Working in Canada

Understand how the Canadian job market works and find tips to get started.

Studying in Canada 

Prepare for success by learning about budgeting, financial aid, housing and more.

Discover more resources for newcomers 

CIBC Smart™ Guide to Canada

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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