• Deposit Insurance

DEPOSIT INSURANCE

As an Ontario Credit Union, we are regulated by the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA).

FSRA also insures your deposits in Ontario credit unions.

All deposits held in non-registered accounts in Canadian currency payable in Canada are covered up to $250,000.

Insurable deposits held in registered accounts are FULLY insured with no limit on the maximum amount.

What is covered under the $250,000 and is considered an insurable deposit:

  • Savings and chequing accounts
  • Term deposits
  • Money Orders
  • Funds in transit
  • Index-linked deposits (principle portion only)

What has unlimited coverage:

  • Registered savings plans like RRSPs, RRIFs and RESPs
  • Tax Free Savings Accounts

Separate coverage is provided for insurable deposits held in:

  • Join Accounts
  • Trust Accounts

For further information on deposit insurance, please ask for a brochure at the credit union or visit FSRA's website at www.fsrao.ca