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HIGH INTEREST SAVINGS

Earn maximum interest on every dollar you save and pay no monthly fee.


THIS ACCOUNT IS FOR YOU IF: 

 

    You want a free savings account with a maximum return.

    You want to reach your savings goals faster.

    You don't want to count on the lottery for your retirement funds.

 

 

FREE

Monthly Account Fee

 

 

 

FREE

1 Transaction Per Month

 

APPLY ONLINE NOW

Open your High Interest Savings Account online in as little as 5 minutes.

HIGH INTEREST SAVINGS ACCOUNT

 

ACCOUNT DETAILS

 

$0 monthly account fee

1 FREE transaction per month including:

  • in-branch withdrawals
  • in-branch transfers
  • Interac® online payments
  • Interac® direct payments
  • pre-authorized payments
  • THE EXCHANGE® & ACCULINK® ATM withdrawals

FREE monthly eStatement including cheque images

Plus, you can rest easy knowing that your deposits are 100% guaranteed†

 

® Trade-Mark of Interac Inc. Used under licence
†The Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, a statutory corporation, fully guarantees all BC credit union deposits. Credit Union equity shares and investments such as mutual funds or RSP equity plans are not covered by deposit insurance.

 

FEES

Monthly Fee
FREE
Interest
Interest paid to this account*
Additional
Transaction
Fees

Electronic transfers  FREE

In-branch transfer and withdrawal  $5.00

In-branch bill payment  $5.00

Electronic bill payment  $5.00

Pre-authorized payment  $5.00

Interac® online payments  $5.00

Interac® direct payment  $5.00

Send Interac e-Transfer®  $5.00

Request Interac e-Transfer®  $5.00

Send Me-to-Me transfer  $5.00

THE EXCHANGE® & ACCULINK® ATM withdrawal  $5.00

Interac® ATM withdrawal  $6.00

International ATM withdrawal**  $7.00

  View our service fee guide


® Trade-Mark of Interac Inc. Used under licence

*The interest rate is subject to change without notice. Interest is expressed as an annual rate and calculated on the applicable portion of the closing daily balance in the account and paid at month end.

**In addition to the applicable service charges, you may be charged applicable fees (including commissions) by third parties and we may charge and earn commissions and revenue based on the difference between the applicable bid and ask rates for the currency and the rate at which the rate is offset in the market.

 

LOOKING FOR THE FINE PRINT?

 

Here is everything you need to know about the term and conditions for this account. Read more (PDF).

 

 



 


†The Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, a statutory corporation, fully guarantees all BC credit union deposits. Credit Union equity shares and investments such as mutual funds or RSP equity plans are not covered by deposit insurance.

From November 1, 2021, to November 21, 2021, the members of First West Credit Union voted on special resolutions that, among other things, authorize First West to apply to become a federal credit union under the Bank Act. If First West becomes a federal credit union, it will automatically become a member of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC) and Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia deposit insurance will no longer apply. See attached Notice for further detail on what this change means to your deposits with First West.
 

PLANNING AND ADVICE THAT GROWS WITH YOU

Good advice starts with a conversation about your unique situation. We’ll work with you to understand your overall investment strategy and make recommendations on the right mix of investment solutions for your financial goals. 

Let’s talk about your financial wellbeing. 

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