December 20, 2016
Recently rebranded BCU (Buduchnist Credit Union) a Ukrainian credit union, available to anyone, with branches around Ontario is currently advertising a "Winter Special" on their website
Worthwhile rates PLUS a bonus gift card based on the amount of the "new money" deposit.
December 20, 2016
Just noted on the BCU website:
BCU Financial is offering an WINTER GIVEAWAY DEPOSIT SPECIAL starting Monday, November 25, 2019. This offer ends on Saturday, January 11, 2020.
January 28, 2015
Good deal and there is a branch around the corner from my work , they don't tell you what the gift card is for 250.00 is a great deal just move 100,000 over and 2.70% for 23 months is better than money I have in Alterna bank at 2.2 . They offered me 2.4 for a year when my 3.0 for one year came due
April 6, 2013
Membership requirements are modest. Just purchase of $100 of shares, according to their membership page:
Join BCU Financial today and become a member of Canada’s largest Ukrainian credit union. Come into one of our branches and speak to an experienced financial services officer who will set up your account. You will need to bring two valid government issued photo identification documents along with your Social Insurance Number and $100 to purchase BCU Financial shares.
Restrained nickel-and-diming (Accounts & Benefits):
Your BCU Membership entitles you to a wide range of no fee accounts and a long list of FREE SERVICES which include:
› Free chequing privileges
› Free internet, telephone, and mobile banking
› Free preprinted personal cheques
› Free BCU ATM transactions
› Free deposits
› Free ATM transactions on The EXCHANGE Network
› Free withdrawals
› Free transfers
› Free payroll deposits
› Free deposits of pension cheques
› Free monthly statements
› Free imaged cheques
› Free utility payments
› Free pre-authorized credits
› Free pre-authorized debits
› Free telephone transfers
› Free personal banking accounts with no monthly maintenance fees
› Free e-transfers
25¢ per Interac Debit though.