Chequing Plus for Youth

Want your money to protect our planet? Now it can.

With our free* account, your money finally has a say – by doing more for the issues you care about.

When you bank with Vancity, your money supports causes like green energy initiatives and sustainable, local businesses.

Free Chequing Plus account

  • For members under 25
  • No monthly fees
  • Get free Everday Transactions1:
    • Everyday online and mobile transactions (excludes INTERAC)
    • Debit card transactions
    • In-person transactions
    • Everyday cheque and preauthorized payments

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Vancity was the first financial institution in North America to become carbon neutral.

In 2017, $1.8 million in grants were approved to support clean energy and the environment.

In 2017, $204 million went towards the energy and environment sector, including green buildings, green businesses and local and organic food enterprises.

$8.6 million has been raised for local sustainable initiatives working towards a green economy, through the Vancity enviroFund™.


Skip surcharges at over 4,000 ATMs Canada-wide. That includes ATMS for Vancity and other credit unions, plus an even larger network including HSBC, Canadian Western Bank and National Bank.

Extra perks

It's fun to be a Vancity member. You'll get local perks, like $50 free drive time with MODO2.

Ready to make the change?

Get a free* chequing account that works for you and the environment.

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*Chequing Plus account has no monthly fee and Everyday Transactions1 are free. See the product details page for more information on other transaction fees.

1Everyday Transactions are all of these:

  • Everyday Cheque and Preauthorized Payment Transactions are cheque transactions and preauthorized payments (PADs) from Vancity Accounts.
  • Everyday Online and Mobile Transactions are bill payments, cheque deposit using Vancity Mobile Deposit™, transfers from Vancity Accounts made online using a computer, mobile phone, Mobile Device or using Vancity’s automated Telephone Banking service.
  • Everyday In-Person Transactions are Account withdrawals, bill payments, transfers to or from Vancity Accounts conducted person-to-person, over the phone with our branch staff or Member Service Centre staff.
  • Everyday Debit Card Transactions are debit card purchases or ATM cash withdrawals or ATM transfers from Accounts.

2Vancity members get $50 in FREE drive time when they join Modo with the promo code "VANCITY50".