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- Send a wire transfer – A fast and secure way to pay your domestic and international vendors. Use when guaranteed funds are needed to close the deal.
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- Track business spending with NOMI - Gain insights to make informed financial decisions.
- Improve cash flow with our Request Money feature to remind clients about outstanding invoices and receive real-time notifications on outstanding payments
- Send money electronically to pay bills, transfer money between accounts and send Interac e-Transfer payments to vendors and suppliers
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For sole proprietorship registration "$100 back" offer is inclusive of any applicable taxes, and for incorporation, "$300 back" offer is inclusive of any applicable taxes ("Offer"). Offer available when you register or incorporate with Ownr and apply and get approved for a new RBC business deposit account associated with the business registered or incorporated with Ownr ("BDA") within 60 days ("Application Criteria"). Royal Bank of Canada (not Ownr or RBC Ventures Inc.) will in its discretion make approval decisions for all BDA applications. Once you complete the Application Criteria, you must log back into your Ownr account and click 'Refund Me'. You will receive the Offer as a credit in your BDA within 7-10 business days of clicking 'Refund Me'. To qualify for this Offer your BDA must remain open for a period of 1 year from the date it is opened but there is no minimum balance that must be maintained in your BDA. If you received this Offer then change or close your BDA within 1 year of the date it was opened, we reserve the right to debit from your BDA an amount equal to the value of this Offer (inclusive of applicable taxes), even if this places the BDA into overdraft. Offer may be revised or withdrawn at any time without notice.
Terms and conditions: Receive three months of free payroll processing and free implementation when you are referred by Royal Bank of Canada (“RBC”) by September 30, 2023 and have entered into ADP’s standard form services agreement by October 31, 2023. Cannot be combined with any other promotions and is only available to new ADP clients in Canada that are referred by RBC and have 1-49 employees. Applies only for Small Business Payroll solutions - ADP Workforce Now On the GoSM, TeamPay by ADP® (including ADP HR Assist bundles), TeamPay by ADP Live, and Comprehensive Outsourcing Services. Free payroll processing applies to the recurring payroll processing fees paid by you to ADP. “Recurring payroll processing fees” exclude, without limitation: (i) any underlying payroll funding obligations (wages, taxes, third party remittances); (ii) any fees for official bank cheques, tax or special one-time reports, third-party remittances or cheque stuffing; (iii) Year-end services; (iv) refundable deposits or third party pass-through charges (including delivery charges); (v) direct expenses/charges (e.g. NSF fees); (vi) penalties and interest; (vii) fees for shipping, delivery and installation of equipment or software, custom programming, the sale or leasing of equipment or software, or maintenance; and (viii) income derived from the float. ADP reserves the right to discontinue or modify this promotion at any time. ADP, the ADP logo, and Always Designing for People, and TeamPay by ADP are trademarks of ADP, INC. ADP HR Assist and ADP Workforce Now On the Go are service marks of ADP, INC. ® / ™ Trademark(s) of Royal Bank of Canada. RBC and Royal Bank are registered trademarks of Royal Bank of Canada. All other marks are the property of their respective owners. Services referenced herein are provided by ADP Canada Co. ADP Canada Co. is not a member of RBC Financial Group. Copyright © 2023, ADP Canada Co.
Certain terms and conditions apply. Please visit go.moneris.com/rbc for complete details and restrictions regarding offer eligibility. To be eligible merchants must enter into credit and debit processing agreements and rent or buy a terminal from Moneris. Offer is subject to cancellation or withdrawal at any time. Promotion runs from March 11, 2020 to November 30th, 2022. MONERIS and MONERIS & Design are registered trademarks of Moneris Solutions Corporation.
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This offer is only available to Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) business clients and Group Advantage sponsors (“RBC Customers”) and is non-transferable. RBC Customers will receive free access to the GrantMatch Funding Assessment and Strategy Tool (FAST). RBC Customers who wish to access the FAST more than once must contact GrantMatch directly. Upon completing a FAST assessment, RBC Customers can get access to preferred pricing for 1.GrantMatch grant writing services (where GrantMatch personnel will assist with the completion and submission of a grant application) and 2.GrantMatch Premium (where GrantMatch funding specialist will assist in developing long term grant strategy, offer guidance on the grant application process and if a grant is awarded will assist with reporting and compliance requirements) and 3.the GrantMatch Hub platform at a 20% discounted subscription rate of either $24 per month, or $240 per year. These Offers are valid from Dec 15,2022 to January 31, 2024 (“Offer”).
Preferred pricing for GrantMatch grant writing services consists of the following which is a 20% discount from GrantMatch’s standard pricing for GrantMatch grant writing services:
(1) Hourly rate $175.
Preferred pricing for GrantMatch Premium consists of the following options which are a 20% discount from GrantMatch’s standard pricing for GrantMatch Premium:
(1) an hourly rate $175; or
(2) a percentage fee model which is based on a percentage of approved funding:
- Up to $250,000 = 20% fee (of the first $250,000 of approved funding)
- Between $250,000 - $499,999 =16% (of approved funding)
- Between $500,000 - $999,999 =12% (of approved funding)
- More than $1mm = 8% (of approved funding)
Preferred pricing does not include HST. GrantMatch Corp., not Royal Bank of Canada, is responsible for all terms and conditions applicable to your GrantMatch services, which are available at: https://ca.grantmatch.com/gm-terms-of-use-ca(opens to external site). Offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer(s). GrantMatch and RBC each reserve the right to discontinue or modify this Offer at any time.
This offer is non-transferable. This offer and its associated terms and conditions are provided by helloDarwin, not Royal Bank of Canada (“RBC”), and are available at: https://hellodarwin.com/terms-of-service(opens to external site).
To take advantage of this offer, click the link in this offer to fill out the form which outlines your business and project details and a representative from helloDarwin will reach out to you. helloDarwin has agreed to provide an exclusive discount of 100% off the Nominal Fee. The Nominal Fee is set at 1.5% of the total cost of the project. Where the Premium service discount is available, a Nominal Fee of 0.75% of the total cost of the project will be charged.
This offer cannot be combined with any other offers. Offer may be amended or withdrawn at any time. For more details on the offers program, please visit rbc.com/offers.