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Rates Summary

Effective: September 09, 2020

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Lending Rates

Prime Lending Rate 2.45%

Personal Loans, Commercial Mortgages and Commercial Loans
Please contact your local branch representative for current rates.

Residential First Mortgage Rates

Term Closed Open
6 Month 2.69% Call for details 7.45%
1 Year 2.69% Call for details 7.45%
2 Year 3.04% Call for details N/A
3 Year 3.55% Call for details N/A
4 Year 4.09% Call for details N/A
5 Year 4.79% Call for details N/A
7 Year 5.40% Call for details N/A
10 Year 5.80% Call for details N/A

Variable Mortgage

Floating Rate: (Prime + 0.20%: Currently 2.65%)**
** Interest compounded monthly. 3-year closed term.

Personal Chequing and Savings Account Rates

Basic Chequing
Interest earned when minimum monthly balance exceeds $1,000, paid quarterly
Tiered interest calculated daily and paid monthly
$0 to 2,500 Nil
$2,501 to 5,000 0.03%
$5,001 to 25,000 0.05%
$25,001-50,000 0.05%
$50,001+ 0.05%
US Dollar Account

Tiered interest calculated monthly, paid monthly

$0 to 500 Nil
$501 to 5,000 0.03%
$5,001+ 0.05%
Plan 24 Savings

Calculated daily and paid monthly. Add .02% for golden accounts

Investment Savings

Tiered interest calculated daily and paid monthly

$0 to 5,000 0.03%
$5,001 to 25,000 0.05%
$25,000 to 50,000 0.05%
$50,001 to 100,000 0.08%
$100,001 + 0.10%
RRSP & RRIF Variable Savings

Calculated daily and paid semiannually


Business Account Rates

Business Chequing

Calculate monthly and paid quarterly

Business Maximizer©

Tiered interest calculated daily and paid monthly

$0 to 5,000 Nil
$5,001 to 10,000 0.03%
$10,001 to 25,000 0.05%
$25,001 to 50,000 0.05%
$50,001+ 0.05%

Term Deposit Rates

Minimum investment of $1,000

Short Term

Interest calculated and paid at maturity

Term Redeemable Non-Redeemable
30 to 59 days 0.05% 0.05%
60 to 89 days 0.05% 0.15%
90 to 119 days 0.05% 0.15%
120 to 179 days 0.05% 0.15%
180 to 364 days 0.05% 0.15%

Long Term

Interest calculated and paid annually.

Term Redeemable Non-Redeemable
1 year 0.05% 0.15%
2 year 0.25% 0.50%
3 year 0.35% 0.60%
4 year 0.55% 0.80%
5 year 0.70% 0.95%


All rates subject to change without notice. Lending rates subject to meeting Bulkley Valley Credit Union’s usual credit criteria. Some conditions may apply.

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