PC Financial kicks off 15th anniversary celebrations with special "thank you"
rate of 2.6% for Canadians
Canada's first no fee bank announces market-leading rate on chequing, savings
TORONTO, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - (TSX:L) - President's Choice Financial®, the
first financial provider to introduce Canadians to no-catch, no fee daily
banking, today kicked off year-long celebrations marking 15 years in the
marketplace. To begin the festivities, PC Financial® is offering a
market-leading rate of 2.6 per cent annual interest on all new deposits to
non-registered chequing and savings accounts until July 15, 2013 as a special
"thank you" to all existing and new customers.
"Our 2.6 per cent offer is simply the best value in the market right now.
It's a great opportunity for Canadians who want to reap the rewards of a
market-leading rate, while not paying bank fees," said Barry Columb, President
of President's Choice Bank."PC Financial is committed to making banking
simple and better. We can't think of a better way to thank the millions of
Canadians who have chosen PC Financial over the years, and convince many more
that it's a great time to switch."
PC Financial offers the convenience of being able to bank where you buy
groceries and earn PC points redeemable for everyday items in-store, helping
Canadians to better balance their spending and saving. In the 15 years since
itslaunch, PC Financial® has offered Canadians unprecedented savings,
-- More than $1.8 billion saved in daily banking fees; and
-- More than $980 million in savings on their grocery bills
through the redemption of PC points.
PC Financial® customers can enjoy free transactions at over 3,400 President's
Choice Financial® and CIBC bank machines across Canada, along with banking
pavilions located in select Loblaw Companies banner stores. PC Financial®
also offers the convenience of telephone and online banking, along with a free
mobile banking application.
To enquire about the PC Financial® special anniversary savings rate and new
customer offer, or to explore how no fee daily banking can make Canadians'
financial experience simple and better, visit a PC Financial® in-store
pavilion, or online at: www.pcfinancial.ca/greatrate
President's Choice Financial
President's Choice Financial services are a unique financial service offering
designed by Loblaw Companies Limited. The President's Choice Financial
MasterCard is provided by President's Choice Bank, while banking services are
provided by the direct banking division of CIBC. For more information visit
www.pcfinancial.ca or follow us on Twitter @pcfinancial
About Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX:L)
Loblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited, is Canada's
largest food retailer and a leading provider of drugstore, general merchandise
and financial products and services. Loblaw is one of the largest private
sector employers in Canada. With more than 1,000 corporate and franchised
stores from coast to coast, Loblaw and its franchisees employ more than
134,000 full-time and part-time employees. Through its portfolio of store
formats, Loblaw is committed to providing Canadians with a wide, growing and
successful range of products and services to meet the everyday household
demands of Canadian consumers. Loblaw is known for the quality, innovation and
value of its food offering. It offers Canada's strongest control (private)
label program, including the unique President's Choice®, no name® and Joe
Fresh® brands. In addition, the Company makes available to consumers
President's Choice Financial® services and offers the PC® points loyalty
or to schedule an interview with Barry Columb, President's Choice Bank:
Michelle Reidel President's Choice Financial 647.278.1598
Irene Poon, Argyle Communications 416.968.7311 Ex. 246
SOURCE: President's Choice Financial
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