Welcome to Canada
Welcome to Servus
You have many goals for your life in Canada and accessing the right banking services is an important part of achieving them.
That's why our Newcomer Banking Package offers a free chequing account that includes international wires, preferred rates on savings products and even more features to help you feel good about your new financial journey here in Alberta.
Just like you, we're proud of our roots in . . .
As a member-owned credit union we prioritize people over profit and have been dedicated to improving the financial resiliency of our communities for 80+ years.
We share our profits with our member-owners annually in the form of Profit Share® Rewards cash – a benefit that distinguishes Servus from the banks.
Protecting members' deposits is important and that's why we offer a 100% deposit guarantee backed by the Credit Union Deposit Guarantee Corporation.
Servus Newcomer Banking Package
Designed to support every step of your journey, our Newcomer Banking Package offers:
- No monthly fees for 2 years with a Personal Essential Plan chequing account
- Connection to loved ones back home with unlimited domestic & international wire transfers at no charge
- Protection for your valuables with a complimentary safety deposit box
- Extra growth on your savings with a bonus 0.50% on Pay-Yourself-First term deposits
Take advantage of these benefits by contacting us to start opening your account today.
We are here to help you
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