Getting Started

Application for High Interest eSavings Account and BE FREE Chequing Account
Note: Existing Members can open accounts by logging into Online Banking and selecting the new account option in Account Services. If you are not signed up for Online Banking, we'd be happy to help you get set up. Simply call us at 1-800-616-8878.

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Important Things To Know Before You Start
  • Each applicant must be an Ontario resident
  • Each applicant must be at least 18 years of age or older
  • Each applicant may request a personal account in a single name only
  • Each applicant will become a Member by investing $25.00 for FirstOntario shares (share requirement is 5 shares at $5.00 each).
  • Each applicant will mail a personalized cheque payable to FirstOntario Credit Union in the amount of $25, from a Canadian Financial Institution, that includes your full name, address and account details to the address provided at the end of this application.
  • By purchasing shares at FirstOntario, you become a Member. As a Member, you are a shareholder with a voice, an opportunity to vote. ANYONE residing in the province of Ontario can become a Member of FirstOntario.
Once your cheque is received and has cleared your originating account, confirmation and full documentation on your share account will be sent to you in the mail (approximately 10 business days).



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I CERTIFY that all the information I have provided FirstOntario Credit Union Limited, including address information, is true and complete. I certify that I have read, understand and agree to the terms and conditions of the Membership Information and Operation of Accounts Agreement. I consent to FirstOntario Credit Union collecting, using and disclosing my personal information for the purpose identified in FirstOntario Credit Union Limited's privacy statement. I authorize FirstOntario Credit Union to open a share account in my name (applies only to new Members), and to conduct a credit check as outlined in the Membership Information and Operation of Accounts Agreement.
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