Feel Safe and Secure Banking In Canada: An Overview

A Very Brief Overview of the types of Bank Accounts in Canada and what that means for you In Canada, banks are secure and profitable. The industry is highly regulated by the government – which is a good thing for consumers. All banks adhere to strict rules and each offers comparable products and services. There are five major banks in Canada, along…

Finances in Canada 101: What You Need to Succeed

Young newcomer couple

Arrive is a dynamic community of newcomers dedicated to helping newcomers. Our reason for being is to provide the support, guidance and resources every newcomer needs to achieve their career, life and financial success in Canada. The Arrive community continues to grow and become more vibrant as more and more newcomers succeed in building strong networks and launching their careers – with…

Arrive and RBC go beyond with their work for newcomers to Canada

Arrive is proud to be part of RBC, winner of the Employer Award for Newcomer Employment 2019. Yesterday, RBC was acknowledged for helping newcomers advance in their careers by overcoming various labour market barriers and improving their overall settlement experience in Canada. Find out more about the award here. Arrive reimagines the world of newcomer assistance in a way that challenges the…

Arrive + RBC: Resume clinic recap

Last week Arrive, in partnership with RBC, had the chance to host a resume clinic focused on supporting newcomers in creating the best resume for the Canadian job market. Here is a snapshot of the day starting with the cover where Co-founder of Arrive, Shikha, is joined by special guest, Zanita DiSalle, Regional Vice President at RBC. Opening the clinic with our host…

Arrive hosts a Newcomer meetup with IT and Business professionals from RBC

It is a well-known fact that up to 65-85% of the jobs in Canada are not posted online. These positions constitute the “hidden job market,” which refers to positions that are filled without the employer advertising the job opening publicly. These positions can only be accessed through connections and professional networking. Some other helpful outcomes from impactful networking can be: introductions to…