Now Account

Quick facts

  • Account type: checking account
  • Eligibility: mainly, but not limited to individuals, nonprofit organizations and governmental units
  • Interest: compounded daily and credited monthly
  • Service charge: $9 a month if minimum daily balance of $1,500 is not maintained
  • Insured deposits: up to $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each account ownership category

Who should get this account?

Ideal to earn interest at a low cost.


Minimum opening deposit
Minimum daily balance
Check-writing privileges
Services included
  • Unlimited automated services
  • Limit of 2 checks, $0.60 per additional 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 $9 debited from account if minimum daily balance is not maintained
  • No monthly fee assessed the first statement cycle.
  • Monthly paper statement fee: $2
Compounded daily and credited monthly
Account statement
Printed checks
At account holder's expense

How to get this product
At the branch At the branch