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Credit unions have a set of co-operative principles and values that guide our actions. Honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring of others are the ethical values that keep us focused on positively impacting our members, employees and communities. First Credit Union is local through and through, but we are also part of a global co-operative movement. Join us, and millions of other people, as we work to create a more equitable, sustainable and resilient world.
Key Benefits of Membership
|✓||We can meet all your banking needs - and we know your name|
|✓||Your investments and involvement help create sustainable, resilient communities|
|✓||You have access to a bigger-than-most-banks network of surcharge-free ATMs|
|✓||We share one third of net profits with members and the community every year|
First offers a full-suite of accounts and services to take care of your money in easy, cost-effective ways that work for you. Whether you want online banking or to connect with someone from our team, we're here.
You know where you want to be. Together we can help you get you there. Your First Credit Union membership gives you access to financial experts who will help you reach your goals.
We're here to listen and help you get started with your unique plan or life-long dream. When you're a First Credit Union member, we'll build a customized lending solution together, one strategic decision at a time.
We're responsive and dedicated to your business's success. Our business specialists have autonomy and can make quick decisions. They'll provide personalized service, whatever your business banking needs or company size.
Together we’ll create a personal financial blueprint designed to achieve your short-term and long-term goals. When life changes, your priorities can too. Our investment advice takes life’s highs and lows into consideration. We’ll be there to help every step of the way.
Here you'll find the educational resources and tools you need to increase your financial literacy. We also offer activities for members that benefit our thriving, vibrant communities. It's always a win-win.
March 26, 2021
The Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) application period has been extended until June 30, 2021. CEBA provides support for businesses due to the impact of COVID-19. Read more.
March 17th, 2021
To support our members to do their banking remotely, First Credit Union waived all e-transfer fees for members from March 19, 2020 to March 31, 2021. All fees will return to normal as of April 1, 2021.
February 1, 2021
Union Bay Credit Union and First Credit Union are proposing a merger. Learn about this exciting proposal. Read more.
The First Credit Union Community
You won't just see us at the credit union; we live in the communities we serve and we work to make them better.
Our contributions are about sharing what we have with others, and your investments are part of that giving.
We're proud to bring a sense of belonging to our First Credit Union and community members. You'll see it in our smiles and our hellos.
May 6, 2021
Our AGM will be held virtually this year, please register in advance. Read more.
May 5 - 26, 2021
Governance & Leadership Training for Non-Profits - Join First Credit Union & Vantage Point for a FREE online workshop series designed to build your skills in non-profit leadership and governance. Read more.