If your reading this article your probably interested in financing a car. Certainly not a difficult task in one of the largest cities in North America. Credit and financing in Toronto goes way back to 1821. A far cry from the thousands of options in 2018. The first bank was The Bank of Upper Canada. Back then there were only 2000 people living in the city with 209 homes, 27 stores and 5 storehouses. Unbelievably people used to travel to Montreal or New York to do their banking. Alot has changed in 197 years.