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RBC makes it easy for newcomers to settle in faster:

Take advantage of our banking and credit solutions for newcomers. It includes everything you need to get started with your finances in Canada:

  • First credit card with no credit history required* and no annual fee1
  • First car with an RBC Royal Bank car loan, no credit history required* and on-the-spot financing at over 3,500 dealerships
  • First home in Canada, with no credit history required* and get a $500 housewarming gift2
  • Get a FREE Apple iPad mini3 when you join RBC and open a new all-inclusive banking account.
  • Preferred rate on Foreign Exchange transactions for 12 months4
  • Preferred interest rates on Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs)5
  • A small safe deposit box (lock box) with fees waived for one year6
  • A cost-effective way to send money overseas with RBC International Money Transfer7
 
 

It’s Easy To Get Started.

You'll need your passport and landing papers or permanent resident card

Visit a Branch (opens new window)

  • Book an Appointment Call an RBC advisor, for service in over 200 languages 1-866-811-0997
 
 

We can help you get settled

  • Book an Appointment Call an RBC advisor for service in over 200 languages
    1-866-811-0997
 
 

Why Choose RBC Royal Bank?

  • Canada's largest bank, has been helping newcomers get settled for over 7 generations
  • Service available by phone in over 200 languages
  • The largest combined branch and ATM network across Canada, with over 4,200 RBC ATMs