New Canadian Bills

Oops: That Mountain On $10 Bill Not As Advertised

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is making a molehill out of a mountain.The central bank had claimed that its new plastic $10 bank notes included an image ...

Atwood Joins Push To Put A Woman On Money

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.17.2013 | Canada Living

After her call to make the national anthem gender-neutral, Margaret Atwood is pushing for a woman other than the Queen to appear on Canada's money. ...

Cut the Bank of Canada Some Slack!

Paul Banwatt | Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Business
Paul Banwatt

On Monday, Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney apologized to those offended by the Bank's handling of the design process of its latest $100 bills. It seems to me that the Bank always had good intentions, even if terribly executed. Given the feedback, it isn't surprising that the Bank reconsidered using the image. If they had left it, they were stuck with a bill that some found offensive. It was lose-lose. My two cents? Stick to pictures of animals.

More Plastic In Your Wallet

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Soon you'll have even more plastic in your wallet. The Bank of Canada unveiled the new $20 polymer bank note Wednesday that will replace the ...