Youth & Student Accounts



Community Savings offers free youth & student packages for members 25 years of age and under. These accounts are designed to make banking inexpensive for our younger members.

FatCat Account

  • Ages: 12 years and under
  • No monthly fee
  • Eligible to receive one of the following accounts for FREE:

Plan24 with 10 transactions
or
Personal Chequing account

HeadStart Account

  • Ages: 13 to 18
  • No monthly fee
  • Eligible to receive one of the following accounts for FREE:

Plan24 with 30 transactions
or
Everyday Chequing account

Student Account
(Age: 19 to 25)

  • Ages: 19 - 25
  • No Monthly Fee
  • Eligible to receive one of the following accounts for FREE:

Everyday Chequing account
or
E-Power Chequing account

Students must annually provide documents supporting their status as a student. Examples of supporting documentation are Student ID, course receipts, or timetable with the name of the student and post secondary institution.

Details

  • FREE In-Branch Deposits - all deposits made within a Community Savings branch are free.  (With the exception of the E-Power Chequing account)
  • FREE Exchange/Acculink ATM Deposits - all deposits made through an Exchange/Acculink ATM, which includes Community Savings machines, are free. Detail
  • FREE Mobile Banking - use your cell phone to quickly check account balances and recent account activity information. Detail
  • FREE Buyer Protection - receive free insurance on most items purchased by cheque or Member Card for 120 days in case the item is stolen, dropped and broken or even consumed in a fire.*
  • FREE Extended Warranty - double the Canadian warranty period, up to two years, on items purchased by cheque or Member Card.*
  • Unlimited Deposit Insurance - The Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (CUDIC), a statutory corporation, protects all deposits of all British Columbia credit union members. Detail

 


*A Member Card is required to receive Buyer Protection & Extended Warranty. Some restrictions apply.

 
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