The world needs to reach net-zero emissions in the physical world by 2050. You of all people know that financing leads real world impacts by decades. The old Line 3 Pipeline was built in the 1960s, started operating in 1968 (52 years ago) and is still pumping oil today. The Line 3 expansion project -- … Continue reading Futurama characters DESTROY bank talking points.
We've got FOUR POSTER STYLES (including one designed by the youngest member of Climate Pledge Collective) for you to download (PDF) and put up in your neighbourhood. When the weather is nice, postering alone or in a group is actually a very pleasant way to take action on climate change. And since most people don't … Continue reading BanksAreBurningYou Posters
Toronto's grassroots climate finance action network -- with members from Toronto350, Fridays for Future, For Our Kids TO, Banking on a Better Future, PHP4Climate, GASP, ARCA and more -- is really getting up to speed in July. So far this month, we've run a Bad Google Review party for RBC, done new research comparing banks … Continue reading Turning up the Heat: Bank Action Network Update
This is a guest post from a retired lawyer who enjoys digging into interest rates and fees and comparing banking options. While we ask people in our BankSwitch campaign to move their money to a credit union in 2022, our guest poster thinks you should do it right away -- because you'll save money! If … Continue reading What do Climate Chaos + Big Bank Profits have in Common — is it you?!?!
We're teaming up with For Our Kids Toronto and GASP (Grandmothers Act to Save the Planet) to run a series of zoom parties where we give the banks the bad reviews they deserve on google maps. The first event will focus on RBC and if it's popular and people enjoy it we'll do it again … Continue reading Bad Google Review Party and Tips