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Being My Own Boss

Freelance worker? Independent sales contractor? Consultant? You've dreamed of being your own boss for so long...

Tell us about your company vision and your business plan. That way, we can back you up, and you can call on the expertise of our professional financing specialists to find the products that meet your new needs.

Preparing a Solid Business Plan

Getting into business begins with expenses: an office, a vehicle, equipment, suppliers, entertainment, etc.

For most entrepreneurs, this requires having money!

Why wait years to build capital when we may be able to help you right away? There is nothing better than a solid business plan to convince us of your project's worth. A good business plan shows your lender or investor that you are serious.

If you need technical or financial assistance writing and implementing your business plan, contact your local development centre.

Anyone who becomes self-employed must make their status official with Revenu Québec, i.e., by registering themselves.
To find out how to do so, visit their Website.

My Business Banking Products and Services

Business Services

You have direct access to your banker at all times and your file is stamped "priority" so you can be sure of ongoing support and access to our experts.

Corporate Financing Products

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We have all the products available to help you realize your ideas, carry out your projects and fulfil your growth potential. Your account manager can explain all this in detail.

Direct Payment Service

We make direct deposits or pre-authorized payments that you make at other financial institutions, on time. Learn more >>>

Laurentian Bank VISA1 Business Card

This adapted credit card makes managing your entertainment and business expenses a snap. It also lets you keep your business and personal expenses completely separate. Learn more >>>

Merchant Services

The U.S., Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania... No matter where you have clients or a pied-à-terre, with one of our many business deposit accounts, you can offer your clients a wide range of payment options. Learn more >>>

Business Banking Plans

Want to lower your banking fees? Designed for 10 or up to 300 monthly transactions, our business banking plans let you perform an array of banking transactions while making the most of a number of benefits, for one all-inclusive price. Learn more >>>

International Services

The U.S., Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania... No matter where you have clients or a pied-à-terre, our international business specialists support your business abroad. Transaction payments, financing, exchange transactions... Learn more >>>

Mortgage Programs for Self-Employed Workers

Trying to get a mortgage when you're a freelancer with an unstable income isn’t always easy. We understand. That's why we offer two solutions:

 

Do you dream of being your own boss? Make an appointment today with an advisor at one of our branches or by calling 514-252-1846 or 1-800-252-1846.

1. VISA Int./Laurentian Bank of Canada, Licensed User. Subject to credit approval.
2. Subject to credit approval.