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You can find your uncashed cheques from the government on the CRA’s website

If you’re looking to find some money in the digital couch cushions today, then you might be in luck. Earlier in February, the Canada Revenue Agency added a new feature to its website that allows Canadians to see if they have any uncashed cheques from the government. For instance, when I tried it out, I…

BMO iOS, Android apps now support mobile cheque deposits

The mobile app for Canada’s oldest bank now supports mobile cheque deposits. Bank of Montreal (BMO) customers can now use the bank’s iOS or Android apps to snap a photo of a cheque and automatically deposit it into their accounts. All users need to do is sign into their accounts, tap the ‘Move $’ icon…

Bitove on Mobilicity’s failure: Government ‘just took the cheque and ran’

After purchasing struggling wireless carrier Mobilicity last year for $465 million CAD, Rogers is now planning to shut the brand down and shift its 150,000 wireless subscribers to Chatr mobile, returning to a three-pronged wireless strategy. Mobilicity was started by famed Canadian entrepreneur John Bitove, who is also responsible for bringing Sirius XM and the Toronto…

Desjardins mobile app for iOS updated with cheque deposit feature

Desjardins first released its mobile banking app in 2010 and has consistently updated it with new features. The latest update for iOS, which bring more convenience to its customers, adds 3D Touch support for quick access to balances and locations to the closest branch. The company has also added mobile cheque depositing, which has been on Android…

Scotiabank to roll out support for mobile cheque deposits by end of 2015

Several Canadian financial institutions rolled out mobile cheque deposit systems this year, including CIBC, TD Canada Trust, Tangerine, and RBC. This feature allows customers to avoid visiting a bank and instead deposit a cheque directly from their smartphone or tablet. Scotiabank, Canada’s 3rd largest bank in terms of deposits and market capitalization, is generally quick…

RBC Mobile app for iOS updated with cheque deposit feature

RBC recently gave its customers on Android the option to make cheque deposits via their smartphone. Now, this feature is available to iOS users, as well. From a convenience perspective, this is a great addition; customers simply need to open the app and take a picture of the front and back of a cheque to deposit…

RBC Mobile app for Android updated with cheque deposit feature

Several Canadian financial institutions have made it easier for customers to bank by their mobile device. Not only do we have the ability to transfer funds, check account balances and find ATMs, but more recently banks and credit unions have rolled out the option of depositing cheques right from their smartphone or tablet. Various Credit…

PC Financial for iOS and Android now supports mobile cheque deposits

One of the latest features to arrive on most Canadian banking apps is mobile cheque deposits. This allows customers to avoid visiting a bank by depositing a cheque from their smartphone or tablet. We’ve already seen CIBC, TD Canada Trust, Tangerine (formerly known as ING Direct), and several credit unions roll out this feature, and now PC Mobile…

Looks like RBC will roll out Mobile Cheque Deposits in November

According to an email sent to customers, the terms and conditions of the Electronic Access Agreement shows that RBC will be making changes to its products, namely Mobile Cheque Deposit, that will “come into effect on November 22,2014.” Unfortunately, there is no indication of if RBC will be making the mobile cheque deposits available on…

TD Canada Trust app for iOS and Android updated with mobile cheque deposits

TD Canada Trust has updated its iOS and Android apps with mobile cheque depositing. To use Mobile Deposit, customers will need to be enrolled in TD Bank Online Banking, have downloaded the app, and have been “a customer of at least 90 days or longer.” Once the app is loaded you simply take a picture of…

Over 1 million cheques have been deposited on CIBC’s iOS and Android app

CIBC says that over a million eCheques have been deposited using its mobile app for iOS and Android. It was only just back in late May when it was revealed that a million echeques across all banking institutions in Canada had been deposited. Now it looks like that number has likely grown by three or…

Canadians have deposited over 1 million cheques via their mobile device

Several Credit Unions, CIBC, and Tangerine (formerly known as ING Direct) have all offered its customers the option to skip the lineup and deposit cheques from their smartphone. The feature is quite simple to use as the user simply accesses the respected app and takes a pic of the front and back of the cheque…

CIBC Mobile Banking app for iOS and Android updated with mobile cheque deposit feature

CIBC has updated their mobile banking app for iOS and Android today. The main update allows for users to deposit cheques (personal or business) into their account using the camera in your iPhone, iPad, or Android smartphone or tablet. CIBC states that customers can only deposit Canadian dollar cheques via CIBC eDeposit. This feature was…

ING DIRECT releases “Cheque-In” feature, allows cheque deposits by smartphone

A few Credit Unions got together and launched the “Deposit Anywhere” app for iPhone in April. ING DIRECT has caught up with the frenzy of smartphone cheque deposits and released the “Cheque-In” feature today. Cheque-In is an add-on to their existing app and gives ING customers the option to directly deposit cheques by simply snapping…

Toronto Police release warning about work from home scam

In a world where we all rely on the internet so heavily, sophisticated scams are inevitable. From callers impersonating the CRA to fake GoFundMe pages, the list of online scams, even amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, is extensive. The Toronto Police are advising Canadians to beware of a new ‘work from home scam’ that’s robbing…

Former Rogers customers in Quebec still eligible for unclaimed compensation in lawsuit

Around 80,000 former Rogers customers who live in Quebec are still eligible for compensation through a $26 million class-action lawsuit filed against the carrier. In December 2014, Rogers was ordered to reimburse its former customers for the Early Termination Fee (ETF) of contracts paid between February 2008 and June 2013, following a judgement from the…

Amazon has built a custom electric delivery van with Rivian

Amazon is planning to build and deploy 10,000 electric delivery vehicles by 2022, and 100,000 by 2030. The company developed its new cargo van in conjunction with the electric automotive startup Rivian. Beyond just being electric, the two companies sought to rethink the delivery experience to make it more efficient and safer for people to…

Apple to pay $18 million USD to settle iOS 6 FaceTime lawsuit

Apple will pay $18 million USD (roughly $25.2 million CAD) to settle a class-action lawsuit over breaking FaceTime in iOS 6. Filed in 2017, the class-action lawsuit accused Apple of disabling the video-calling application on the iPhone 4 and 4S as a cost-saving measure. To operate FaceTime calls, Apple uses peer-to-peer direct connection as well…