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RBC Student Banking

    A low cost everyday banking package designed for full time students.
Monthly Fee: free
Fee after Rebate (opens new window): free
Free monthly debits: 25 debits

Visa Cash Back

    Why use cash when you can use the RBC Visa Cash Back card instead? From groceries to gas to gifts and more, whenever you pay for purchases with the card, you earn a 1% cash back credit. Use your card and watch your cash back balance add up every month!
Annual Fee: $19
Purchase Rate:19.99%
Cash Advance Rate: 21.99%
Grace Period: 21 days

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  • RBC Student Banking
  • Visa Cash Back

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