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Personal chequing accounts

Everyday banking accounts you need, with features you'll love.




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Accounts that do just what you need. Or that do it all.

Pay-as-you-go

Basic Chequing
Pay as you go. Low monthly fee.

Your simple account. Only pay for what you use.

  • Low monthly fee of $4.00
  • 5 free monthly transactions
  • Free online, ATM and phone banking
  • Earn interest on higher balances
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Earn interest

MAXIMIZER® Chequing
Big savings for higher balances

For balances over $2,500. The more you save, the more interest you earn.

  • Low monthly fee of $6.50
  • Tiered interest calculated daily and paid monthly
  • Free defined transactions
  • Unlimited free debit purchases
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All-in monthly fee

Masterplan Chequing
No limits, one monthly fee.

Do it all—in branch, online and for one monthly fee.

  • One low monthly fee of $16.50
  • No fees for specified in-branch transactions
  • Free online, ATM and phone banking
  • Free debit purchases
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For youth

HEADSTART® Masterplan Chequing
Get a head start

For ages 10 to 18. A free chequing account to get started.

  • No monthly fee
  • 15 free specified monthly transactions
  • Free online, ATM and phone banking
  • Earn daily interest
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For students

Campus Masterplan
For the budget conscious student

Your keep-it-simple, low monthly fee account for students aged 19 to 25.

  • Low monthly fee of $3.50
  • 50 free common monthly transactions
  • Free online, ATM and phone banking
  • Free debit purchases
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For the US

US Dollar
For US travel and shopping

Perfect for avoiding the time and costs of currency exchange.

  • Avoid currency exchange hassles
  • No monthly fee
  • Low service charges
  • Earn daily interest on balances over $500
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When we do well, so do you 

When you open an account with us, you become a member. All members receive patronage—annual dividends and money back based on our financial performance. It’s just one of many reasons to join.

Why join?

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Ways to bank

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

We’ve got your savings covered, too

Savings accounts


Savings done your way

Putting money aside for a rainy day or securing your future. Whatever savings look like for you, we have the account to make it happen.
Saving tips


Tips for successful saving

Whether it's preparing for the unexpected, or getting ready for life's next big investment, here are some tips to get started.

Why Bulkley Valley Credit Union?

Founded by locals. Staffed by neighbours. Owned by members (that would be you.) 

Digital banking tools

Get 24/7 access to your money with online banking and our mobile app.

Keeping it local

Local advisors making financial decisions right here.

Be part of a cooperative

Your money stays local to benefit you and your neighbours, and all members receive annual dividends.

We’ve got your back

Life’s a journey. From loans to mortgages, we’ll be here to navigate the road with you.

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
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0
250 847-3255
Hazeltons' Branch

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


Houston and District Branch

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

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

1139 Main Street
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0
866 811-1110
BVFS

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

BVIS

2367 Copeland Avenue
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0
866 811-1115
BVFS

2367 Copeland Avenue
Houston, BC
V0J 1Z0
250 845-7977
Administration

3872 1st Avenue
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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