Certain banks will permit newcomers to Quebec to open a bank account with an employment confirmation letter and many also offer cross-border banking products and services for clients with financial ties in the United States.

For banking options in Quebec, start by consulting the “Big Six”.

Bank Website

Bank of Montreal (BMO)

Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank)

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)

National Bank

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)

Toronto Dominion Bank (TD)

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