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Providing expertise and financial solutions to help franchisees succeed

Investing in a franchise is a key milestone for your business, so you need to team up with the right banking partner to make your business vision a reality.

At Scotiabank, we work with you to help fulfill the practical financial needs you encounter in the daily operation of your franchise business. Our Franchising Specialists work with a team of advisors from across Scotiabank to provide the tools and resources to meet the banking needs of your franchise today and into the future. Our commitment is to provide integrated banking solutions to help you meet the challenges you face as you carry out your vision.

We offer franchise-specific bundled products and favourable pricing that can include:

  • Operating credit
  • Term loans
  • Leases for equipment
  • Business banking accounts
  • Electronic cash management services
  • Personal banking for employees
  • Wealth management for you and your family1

From start-up to exit strategy, we provide what a franchisee needs for success. We've partnered with some of the most established franchisors to build programs that can meet your needs. We offer practical advice and franchise-specific financial solutions that can help you take your business to the next level.

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Speak to a Franchising Specialist today

Charmaine Tavares

Franchise Specialist
Toronto, Ontario
M5C 2W1

Area covered
London & Area, Southwest Ontario, Waterloo/Kitchener/Cambridge and Midtown/Mississauga/Brampton/



Dean Bercier

Franchise Specialist

Area covered
Barrie & Area, Ontario North, Muskoka & Near North, Ontario Central South, Ontario Central East



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