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COVID-19 Coronavirus Update to Smarter Loans visitors
Last updated: March 27th, 2020
As we try to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak on a global level and in our country, access to funds is more important than ever, whether its personal savings, a line of credit, a business loan or a government relief measure.
We’ve been in close contact with our community of lenders to understand how they are adjusting and what it means for Canadian consumers and businesses.
At this time, all lenders you see listed on Smarter Loans are continuing to operate and offer financing to support to Canadians. This includes personal loans as well as commercial loans for small business.
What you can expect from lenders during COVID-19:
This situation can change at any time, and we will will keep you updated with any new developments.
Small Business Relief Measures for COVID-19 Pandemic:
Canadian government has introduced a number of special business relief measures to help Canadian small and mid-size businesses through this difficult time. This includes:
Other Resources for Small Businesses:
The Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses is making their staff available to assist entrepreneurs, and has created a dedicated COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre. Those requiring further assistance can also email CFIB@CFIB.ca, or call 1-888-234-2232.
At Smarter Loans we are committed to doing whatever we can during these difficult times, to help Canadians get access to financial support when they need it most.
We are working closely with all lenders on the platform, the Canadian Lenders Association and other organizations, and will your updated as new information becomes available.
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