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Bell CEO Mirko Bibic to Join RBC’s Board of Directors

The Royal Bank of Canada announced on Wednesday it will appoint Bell CEO Mirko Bibic to its board of directors, starting August 1, 2022. Bibic will join RBC's Risk and Governance Committees, said the bank in a press release. Bibic has been president and CEO of Bell since January 2020 and has worked at the company...

RBC Tops J.D. Power 2022 Canada Banking Mobile App Satisfaction Study

The J.D. Power 2022 Canada Banking Mobile App Satisfaction Study has ranked RBC as the "Best in Customer Satisfaction" for its mobile banking app. The study includes feedback from more than 1,500 retail banking customers of Canada's large and midsize banks. The J.D. Power study measures overall customer satisfaction through a combination of categories, ranging from...

RBC Mobile App Now Lets Customers Authenticate with Client Card PIN Number

RBC announced on Wednesday the launch of “ground-breaking technology” to protect customer information online, debuting in its RBC Mobile app for Android and iOS. The bank says customers can now use their personal PIN from their client card, or biometrics to securely authenticate their identity on their smartphone. Android users will see Near-Field Communications (NFC)...

RBC’s Free Apple iPad Offer is Back for 2021

RBC has brought back its free iPad offer for 2021, again offering a free tablet from Apple if you open a select bank account and follow certain conditions. "Get your 10.2" iPad by opening an eligible RBC bank account by December 20, 2021 and completing the qualifying criteria by February 28, 2021,” says RBC. This is...

RBC Mobile iOS App Now Supports 2-Step Verification

RBC Mobile for iOS now supports 2-step verification, adding further security to the banking app. The app was updated today, but the release notes do not mention the addition of 2-step verification, however iPhone in Canada reader Thomas let us know it’s now available. In the RBC Mobile app under ‘Features’, you can now see...

RBC Rewards Offers Free EV Charging for 1 Year at Petro-Canada

Petro-Canada has built a coast-to-coast network of electric vehicle (EV) chargers at select gas stations, as it sets the stage for a post-oil future. Petro-Canada says “we have a charger every 250 km or less from Halifax, N.S. to Victoria, B.C." Now, there’s a new offer from RBC Rewards that is offering up one year’s...

RBC Promo: Free Apple iPad 8 With All-Inclusive Bank Accounts

RBC is back with another free 32GB iPad offer, for customers opening a new bank account. The current accounts eligible are All-Inclusive accounts, which come with a monthly fee. The offer has Apple’s 2020 iPad 8 available, which just launched last week and starts at $429 from Apple.ca. There are specific requirements though from RBC,...

RBC Promo Offers Free AirPods with New Bank Accounts

RBC is offering a spring promo offering up a free pair of Apple AirPods, with the opening of eligible bank accounts, if you have time to jump through some hoops. According to RBC, those who open an eligible Personal Banking Account between February 28 and April 30, 2020, can get a free set of AirPods...

Public Mobile RBC Offer: $10 Credit for 6 Months, 5GB One-Time Bonus

Public Mobile recently launched an exclusive offer for RBC customers, when they activate a new plan and pay for it with their eligible RBC credit card. The promo says you’ll get $10 off each month, on a plan $40 or higher, for six months. You’ll also get a one-time 5GB data add-on bonus. Public Mobile...