Business Jumpstart™ Savings account

Earn, save and give back.

Featured member

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No monthly account fee.

Limited time rate

From now until July 9, 2024 on new promotional accounts with qualifying deposits:

  • Earn 5.50%1 on new deposits2
  • Deposits up to $500,000 per business
  • After the promotional period, the account reverts to a regular Jumpstart account

Open a new account at a branch or by phone to qualify. We maintain the right to modify, extend, suspend, withdraw or revoke this Promotional Offer at any time without prior notice.
See terms and conditions.

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Key features.

Our best rates.

Get our best posted daily savings interest rate with no minimum balance requirement.

Deposits that make a difference.

Your deposits go to people and businesses making positive change in your community. And you’ll have access to your funds anytime.

The right fit if:

  • You want your money to have a positive impact
  • You want to put aside funds to operate and grow your business
  • You want access to your funds anytime

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Account details.

Monthly fee, includes:
  • ATM deposits and transfers
  • In-branch and Member Services Centre deposits
  • Night deposits
  • Mobile, online or phone banking
  • Pre-authorized credit
  • Vancity enviro™ Visa* Account bill payment
Fee for in-branch and Member Services Centre transactions:
  • Withdrawals, transfers and bill payments

$5 per transaction

Fee for electronic transactions:
  • Direct debit card transactions
  • Cheque clearing/pre-authorized payments
  • ATM withdrawals
$5 per transaction
Fee for requesting or sending an Interac e-Transfer® $0.90 per transaction
Interest earned 2.30%

Interest is calculated on the closing daily balance and paid monthly. Interest is earned in the currency of the account. Fees for transactions are charged at the time of occurrence. See the Business Service Charge Bulletin for a complete description of account fees.

As a member, you can count on:

Chequing services for everyday banking, like cheque deposits, bills payments, debit purchases, money transfers and ATM withdrawals

A local account manager to meet your unique needs

Your deposits helping local green builders, community revitalizers, local entrepreneurs and job creators

Ready? Set up is easy.

If this account sounds like a good fit for you, we’ll guide you through these steps.


It starts with a call.

We’ll connect you with a branch account manager to better understand your business needs.

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Then we’ll meet in person.

You’ll come in to the branch for the legal stuff. To prepare for your appointment, fill out and bring the forms for your business type.

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Finally, we’ll take care of the rest.

We’ll set up your account and get you up and running in no time.

Take the first step.

If you’re already a Vancity member, reach out to your account manager directly. Not sure who that is? Give us a call and we’ll connect you with a business account manager who can help.

Schedule a call

Choose a time that works for you, and one of our business account managers will call you.

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