2021

March
How CERB and other emergency benefits could impact your taxes (Global News)
With many Canadian’s receiving CERB or other emergency benefits to help them through the economic impact of COVID-19, Jas Dhillon of Coast Capital Savings explains how these benefits could impact income taxes.
March 30, 2021
Using Your Dollars to Keep Her on the Map with Larkin MacKenzie-Ast (More Money Podcast)
Jessica Moorhouse, Blogger and Host of the More Money Podcast and Coast Capital’s Larkin Mackenzie-Ast sat down to talk about the ‘Keep Her on the Map’ campaign, to build awareness for the inequitable impact COVID has had on women in B.C. and across Canada.
March 11, 2021
Initiative aims to address the gender inequalities of COVID-19 pandemic (Daily Hive)
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Coast Capital Savings launched the ‘Keep Her on The Map’ campaign to support and elevate female-led and owned businesses disproportionately impacted by the global pandemic.
March 8, 2021
Closing the gender wage gap (980 CKNW)
Featuring a thoughtful discussion between Host Simi Sara and Larkin Mackenzie-Ast, Director of the Business Women’s Network at Coast Capital Savings, this International Women’s Day interview examines the positive strides Canada has made in closing the gender wage gap in recent years and how the pandemic has undone much of that progress
March 8, 2021
Five local Mom-led businesses you need to know about. #KeepHerontheMap (Vancouver Mom)
Harriet Fancott, Editor and Social Media Manager for Vancouver Mom highlights five of her favourite mom-led businesses in support of International Women’s Day and Coast Capital Savings’ ‘Keep Her on The Map’ initiative.
March 8, 2021
Keeping women on the map in the midst of a pandemic: A chat with Larkin MacKenzie-Ast (Mom Camp: Around the Campfire)
Women, and especially mothers, have really taken the brunt when it comes to the impacts of the pandemic. Host Gillian Behnke was joined by Larkin Mackenzie-Ast of Coast Capital Savings to speak about the details of the ‘Keep Her on The Map’ campaign and shed light on the disproportionate pressures the pandemic has had on women at work and beyond.
March 8, 2021
The New Normal: Coronavirus pandemic disproportionately affecting women (CHEK News)
Weekend Anchor and Reporter Kori Sidaway speaks with Roanne Weyermars, VP Communications with Coast Capital Savings about the progress that has been made towards gender equality and the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on women in the workforce.
March 7, 2021
International Women's Day: B.C. women, including small business owners, bear the economic brunt of COVID-19 (The Georgia Straight)
Eryn Beattie, owner of Victoria based vintage and handmade goods shop Luna Collective, highlights the personal and financial challenges she and many other women-owned businesses have had to adapt to during COVID-19. Eryn’s story was one of several profiles for Coast Capital’s ‘Keep Her on The Map’ campaign.
March 6, 2021
Victoria Foundation Distributes $300,000 to Local Non-Profits (Business Examiner)
To support the Victoria Foundation and Government of Canada’s Investment Readiness Program (IRP) for local social purpose organizations, Coast Capital Savings provided $50,000 to be distributed in the form of $10,000 grants to five of the program’s funded applicants.
March 3, 2021
February
Coast Capital Joins Government Sign-In by Verified.Me to Enable Secure Digital Access to Government Services (Yahoo! Finance)
Coast Capital Savings and SecureKey Technologies (SecureKey) have announced a partnership to offer a secure and convenient verification system for its members. Government Sign-In by Verified.Me allows consumers to sign into hundreds of online government services using the financial institution credentials they already have and trust.
February 17, 2021
Here is the entire new list of BC's top employers for 2021 (Curiocity Vancouver)
Coast Capital Savings was recognized and honoured as one of BC’s Top Employers for 2021. The system grades employers on eight different criteria to come up with its list, which include Work Atmosphere & Social, Health, Financial & Family Benefits, Training & Skills Development and Community Involvement.
February 16, 2021
TFSA or RRSP? Deciding which investment is best for you (Global News)
With this year’s RRSP contribution deadline fast approaching, Aimee Chow of Coast Capital Savings spoke to Anchor Neetu Garcha about what British Columbians need to take into account when deciding which investment option is right for them.
February 16, 2021
Coast Capital helps break down barriers for special needs youth (Education News Canada)
Coast Capital Savings has donated $18,500 to support Vancouver Community College's Gateway to Post-secondary (GPS) program. Coast Capital has contributed $63,500 key funding towards the program over the past three years.
February 3, 2021
January
Equitable Bank partners with Coast Capital to offer members reverse mortgage product (Canadian Insider)
Coast Capital Savings and Equitable Bank (Equitable) have partnered to bring the Equitable Bank Reverse Mortgage to eligible Coast Capital members. This referral program will allow members to access up to 55% of their home's value to aid in reaching their financial goals and build their best future.
January 4, 2021
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