smile Newsletter: Issue 2 | Summer 2011


Mortgage flexibility - Save tens of thousands of dollars

Believe it or not, (Perhaps surprisingly,) the biggest expense in buying a home isn’t always the cost of the house. Sometimes it’s the cost of your mortgage. Over the life of the mortgage, interest can cost the homeowner as much as two times the cost of the home. Read More​


Me-to-Me money transfer - Does your money work as hard as you do?

There’s an old saying that suggests that if you take care of the pennies, the dollars will look after themselves. And one of the ways you can take care of them is by making sure they’re generating as much interest as they can. Read More


Parked funds - Okay you've made your RSP contribution. Now what?

The good news is, a lot of us are contributing to RSPs. The bad news? We’re waiting till the last minute, and then just parking our contribution in a low interest savings account. Read More​


Home & Auto Insurance from Primmum Insurance Company - Winning! (To borrow a term we've heard an awful lot of recently)

You may already know that, as a Member of Meridian, you can enjoy preferred rates on your home, auto and recreational vehicle insurance through Primmum Insurance Company. Read More​


The Exchange Network - No fees. Anytime. Anywhere - and now there's an app for that!

As a Meridian Member you have No Surcharge access to over 2300 Automated Banking Machines (ABM) when you use THE EXCHANGE® NETWORK. Read More​


Our newest Meridian Members - We call them by name...

Rob and Louisa Rudlin have been going through a lot of changes recently. They’ve just moved in with one of their sons, into a newly-built in-law suite. And the day we spoke to them, Louisa was finishing her last-ever shift as a waitress at Swiss Chalet. After 32 years. Read More

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