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Community MAXIMIZER® Chequing Account

Community-focused? Same here

A free chequing account specially for not-for-profit organizations in the Bulkley Valley. Do even more good with the money you save on fees.

  • No monthly fee
  • Unlimited free specifid transactions
  • 5 free monthly outgoing Interac e-Transfers
  • Free incoming Interac e-Transfer

Free banking for non-profits

Save money on day-to-day banking

No need to worry about any fees while you focus on creating positive change.

Free Interac e-Transfers

Unlimited incoming and five free outgoing e-Transfers up to $10,000 a day.

Mobile cheque deposits

Skip the branch or ATM. Deposit cheques from anywhere with our mobile app.

Easy access to your money

Make free withdrawals at 3,600+ credit union ATMs across Canada.

Free monthly statements

Get your statement online or printed for easy accounting.

Purchase protection

Every debit card purchase has 90-day theft/loss/damage protection.

Whats included?

  • 5 free monthly outgoing Interac e-Transfers
  • Unlimited incoming Interac e-Transfers
  • Telephone, ATM and online transactions
  • In-branch withdrawals and transfers
  • Free printed statements
  • Free in-branch transactions

Service fees

Monthly fee FREE
Printed and Mailed Statements FREE
E-Statements FREE
Cheque clearing or pre-authorized debit FREE
In-branch withdrawal or transfer FREE
In-branch bill payment  FREE
Online transfer/ bill payment  FREE
POS (direct payment) transaction N/A
ATM transactions  N/A
Interac e-transfer (incoming)  FREE
Interac e-transfer (outgoing) First 5 free $1.50

Other fees

Opening an account is easy

Visit one of our branches or make an appointment to get started. We’ll get you set up in no time. You just need to bring two current, primary pieces of ID, your Social Insurance Number, and an initial cash or cheque deposit.

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Building up our community

We all want to build a strong, healthy Bulkley Valley for now and the future. Being a member of a credit union gives you an equal voice in how we operate and support our community. 

Business Loans

Business loans with impact

Bulkley Valley Credit Union lends money to local businesses to help grow our economy and strengthen our community. All lending decisions are made right here.

Get a business loan

Community Support Fund

Funding community projects

Got a youth, community, or education project that will benefit local people? Together, we can build a stronger Bulkley Valley.


Ways to bank

On the couch. On the go. On the job. We’re here for you, wherever you are.

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Local, member-owned banking means friendly advice from staff dedicated to your financial needs. 

Why join? Make an appointment

Reach us wherever you are

Let your fingers do the walking or come in to see us. 

Meet with an advisor

Book the day and time that suits you.

Visit a branch

We’re open between
9:30am & 4:30pm, M-F.

Send us an email

Email a specific branch or department.

Give us a call

8am-6pm, M-F,
9am-5pm, Sat.

Smithers Branch

3894 1st Avenue
PO Box 3729
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0
250 847-3255
Hazeltons' Branch

4646 10th Avenue
PO Box 159
New Hazelton, BC
V0J 2J0
250 842-2255

Houston and District Branch

2365 Copeland Avenue
PO Box 1480
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0
250 845-7117
Lakes District Branch

117-35 Lakeview Mall, Hwy 16
PO Box 1029
Burns Lake, BC
V0J 1E0
250 692-7761

1139 Main Street
PO Box 2380
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0
866 811-1110

3894 1st Avenue
PO Box 3729
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0
250 847-7936


3350 10th Street
PO Box 369
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0
866 811-1115

2367 Copeland Avenue
PO Box 1480
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0
250 845-7977

3872 1st Avenue
PO Box 3637
Smithers BC
V0J 2N0
250 847-7933
Member Services Contact Centre

3894 1st Avenue
Smithers BC
V0J 2N0
1 877 847-2828

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