If you’re thinking of joining the credit union – Great! It is really easy. To become a member of Swan Valley Credit Union Ltd., each individual acquires a $5 common share. This share is paid for you so there is no cost to join.
Swan Valley Credit Union is an open-bond credit union, which means anyone can join. As a financial institution that is owned and operated by the people that use its services, the credit union is a community based organization.
Our members – the people who use the credit union and its many services – are the owners of the credit union. Members sit on the Board of Directors, and all members are eligible to run for a seat on the Board.
100% Deposit Protection. There is no limit to our deposit insurance, unlike other financial institutions. Deposits are all guaranteed by the Deposit Guarantee Corporation of Manitoba.
Decisions and profits are made right here in our community. Money made here stays here adding to our local economy and working for our members.
When opening an account at Swan Valley Credit Union, we require 1 piece of current, valid government-issued photo identification and proof of social insurance number.