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Low Cost Checking Account

Quick facts

  • Account type: checking account
  • Interest paid: none
  • Service charge:  $7 a month
  • Insured deposits: up to $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each account ownership category

Who should get this account?

Ideal for making a number of transactions at a low cost.


Minimum opening deposit
Minimum balance
Check-writing privileges
Services included
  • Unlimited automated services
  • $0.60 per check, $1 per withdrawal using teller
  • Preauthorized payments and automatic instalments
  • Desjardins Bank Debit Card
  • Desjardins Bank Online Banking service (registration fees may apply)
  • Desjardins Bank Mobile Banking, including deposits, from your smartphone or tablet, of checks drawn on a U.S. dollar account, up to US$2,500 a day
Service charge
  • Monthly fees of $7 debited from account.
  • No monthly fee assessed the first statement cycle.
  • Monthly paper statement fee: $2
Account statement
Printed checks
At account holder's expense

How to get this product
At the branch At the branch