2019: A Year In Review

2019: A Year In Review

Written by Cris Ravazzano
Last Updated November 29, 2021

Loans Canada – the country’s first loan comparison and learning website, was launched in the summer of 2012. Since then, a lot has changed both with our platform and in the online lending industry as a whole. Today we thought we’d take a moment to look back at 2019 and at some of the new features and resources we’ve added to our platform – features and resources that hundreds of thousands of Canadians trust each month.

Canada’s Loan Learning Center

We’ve continued to expand our learning resources this year (we published more than 400 unique pieces of educational content!) with our active blog and consistent news updates, new learning guides, and an ever-growing lender review platform. This is always a work in progress for us, and we aim to continue to provide the best learning resources to help Canadians make better borrowing decisions today and tomorrow.

New Partnership Programs & Best-In-Class Widget

With the launch of our affiliate program and partner widget, searching for financing is more accessible than ever. Today lenders, brokers, bloggers, and pretty much anyone with a website or online presence can seamlessly connect Canadians with the many credit services we offer.

With a simple copy-and-paste, our loan search widget is the only one of its kind in Canada that enables other websites to offer our lender-matching technology to their audience, allowing users to search for loans, car loans, mortgage products, debt relief, business financing, credit building, and other services on third-party platforms.

New Products

We’re happy to have increased our service suite with three new product launches this year:

More Transparency

When Loans Canada first launched, borrowers had to submit an application before seeing lenders and other financial options available to them. In an effort to bring more transparency to Canadian borrowers, we’ve opened up our lender database for all Canadians to see. Now users can visit Loans Canada to compare lenders, openly share the experiences they’ve had with lenders, and help others make better borrowing decisions.

Nevertheless, Canadians can continue to apply with Loans Canada to satisfy their financing requirements. Our application portal boasts the largest lender network in the country and can help Canadians of any credit find financing solutions for their credit needs. By submitting a single application, we can connect users to a series of alternative solutions to choose from, helping users save time and money in their search for their financial solution.

Our Biggest Year Ever – Thank You!

Hundreds of thousands of Canadians have applied for loans, debt relief, mortgages, and other services on Loans Canada this year alone, while as many visit our website each month to learn more about loan options or to get debt management tips and credit building advice.

Thank you for continuing to trust Loans Canada and we look forward to helping fellow Canadians with their borrowing needs in 2020, and into the future. We have a lot more planned for next year, so stay tuned!


Rating of 5/5 based on 2 votes.

Cris graduated from the Computer Science Technology program at John Abbott College in 2009 and obtained a Bachelor of Commerce from the John Molson School of Business in 2015. He has been working in web technologies and web marketing for over 10 years and has managed Loans Canada's technology and marketing efforts since the company's inception.

Click on the star to rate it!

How useful was this post?

Research & Compare

Canada's Loan Comparison Platform

Largest Lender Network In Canada

Save time and money with Loans Canada. Research and compare lenders before you apply. Share your experiences with Canada's top lenders.

Make Smarter Borrowing Decisions

Whether you have good credit or poor credit, building financial awareness is the best way to save. Find tips, guides and tools to make better financial decisions.

Save With Loans Canada

Special Offers

50 Free Trades Offer

50 Free Trades Offer
Ends August 31st, 2022

Almost $500 in commission-free trades. Code “50TRADESFREE”. Conditions apply.

View Offer
Borrow Today, Don’t Pay Till July

Borrow Today, Don’t Pay Till July
Limited Time

Borrow $500-$50,000 from Fairstone by May 31 and don’t pay until July.

View Offer
Build Credit With Refresh

Build Credit With Refresh
Popular

Build credit while spending money with the Refresh Financial VISA card.

View Offer
Build Credit For $7/Month

Build Credit For $7/Month
Popular

With KOHO’s prepaid card you can build a better credit score for just $7/month.

View Offer
Industry Spotlight

What's happening with Canada's credit industry?

addy ⎯ Making Real Estate Accessible To All Canadians

addy ⎯ Making Real Estate Accessible To All Canadians

Check out our interview with addy; a platform that allows Canadians to invest in different properties across Canada with as little as $1.

Read Post
Locator
Find The Best Rate
In Your Region
OR
Best Personal Loan Provider by Greedy Rates
Icon

Confidential & risk-free

All consultations and conversations with Loans Canada and its partners are confidential and risk-free. Speak with a trusted specialist today and see how we can help you achieve your financial goals faster. Loans Canada and its partners will never ask you for an upfront fee, deposit or insurance payments on a loan. Loans Canada is not a mortgage broker and does not arrange mortgage loans or any other type of financial service.

When you apply for a Loans Canada service, our website simply refers your request to qualified third party providers who can assist you with your search. Loans Canada may receive compensation from the offers shown on its website.

Only provide your information to trusted sources and be aware of online phishing scams and the risks associated with them, including identity theft and financial loss. Nothing on this website constitutes professional and/or financial advice.

Your data is protected and your connection is encrypted.

Loans Canada Services Are 100% Free. Disclaimer

Keep Track Of Your Credit Score

Subscribe with Credit Verify to monitor your credit rating and get your free credit score.