May be held directly or as part of a registered plan, like an RRSP or TFSA
Eligible deposits (not in registered accounts) are insured up to $250,000 through the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA). Eligible deposits in registered accounts have unlimited coverage through FSRA.
(also known as a GIC – Guaranteed Investment Certificate) is a secure investment that earns interest at a set rate and guarantees 100% of your initial investment. It’s great for low-risk investors looking to grow their money at a predictable rate, without worrying about losses from market shifts.