In fact, Community Savings was created by the labour movement in 1944. We offer innovative products and personalized service to help union members achieve financial success.
As BC’s largest fully unionized credit union we take pride in our union roots and philosophy:
Majority of our board members are respected union leaders
Unshakable “buy union” policy
Sponsor and participate in union events, programs, fundraisers, and trade shows
(CLC Winter School, The Union Protein Project)
Minimum of 1% of after-tax profits returned to the people and communities served
As the primary financial partner for over 100 union organizations, we can provide unique financial packages and services designed specifically for you, including:
Two full-time Union Liaison Officers dedicated to union accounts
Competitive rates for short and long-term deposits to maximize union business funds
Industry-leading special interest on chequing accounts, low fees and charges
100% deposit guarantee through the Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of BC
Attractive personal banking packages for union members featuring an industry leading mortgage deferral program to assist workers in the event of a strike or lock-out
Ensure your union’s investments are aligned with the values of its members and with the labour movement.