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Together, we’ve experienced significant change and uncertainty due to the COVID crisis.

What is steadfast, is our committed to supporting our members through these times. 

Connect with us today; because we’re here, and we’re invested in you. 

COVID 19 - SCCU Support

​Personalized Plans

We’re building personalized plans customized to your needs, which may include:

  • Expertise, planning tools, resources and referrals
  • Interest only payments
  • Payment deferrals up to 6 months. Apply Online
  • Refinancing and debt consolidation, loans,lines of credit
  • A team of local experts dedicated to your success
  • Get your benefit payments and tax refunds faster. Sign up for CRA Direct Deposit

​Services & Waived Fees

  • No holds on cheques at the ATM
  • Increased ATM withdrawal limit to $750
  • Temporary increase to contactless (tap) Interac debit transactions to $400
  • Increased contactless credit card payments to $250 for grocery & pharmacies 
  • Credit card payment deferrals up to 6 months. Call: 1 855.341.4643Learn more.
  • Extended Member Service Centre hours with local advisors ready to help

​Resiliency and Keeping Connected

The coast community has been impacted in an unprecedented way. We’re committed to supporting our members and our community at large, in not only surviving through COVID-19, but coming out even stronger on the other side. Watch MedTalks, a health and wellness educational event series produced by Sechelt Hospital Foundation in partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health.  We’re sponsoring this amazing initiative, with the goal of building our collective resilience.  

​Your Next Step

Connect with us. We’ll take the time to assess your situation and personalize solutions based on your needs.

COVID 19 - Government Support

​Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)

The CERB gives financial support to employed and self-employed Canadians who are directly affected by COVID-19. If you are eligible, you can receive $2,000 for a 4-week period. If your situation continues past 4 weeks, you will need to apply for the CERB again. You may re-apply for up to a total of 16 weeks.

Your next steps

Reduced Minimum Withdrawls from RRIFs

The Government of Canada reduced the required minimum withdrawals from Registered Retirement Income Funds (RRIFs) by 25 % for 2020

Your next steps

​BC Emergency Benefit

The BC Emergency Benefit for Workers, a tax-free, one time $1,000 payment for B.C. residents whose ability to work has been affected due to COVID-19. .  You have until December 2, 2020 to apply.

Your next steps

​Employment Insurance

Be sure to apply as soon as possible after you stop working. If you wait more than 4 weeks after your last day of work to apply, you may lose benefits.

Your next steps

Online Banking – Simple, Innovative & Fully Integrated

​Desktop Online Banking

With MemberDirect® Online Banking, you are well on your way to managing your banking no matter where you happen to be.Pay bills, set up recurring transfers, pay through INTERAC e-Transfer, manage security alerts, view e-statements and deposit cheques.

​Mobile App for Android and IOS

The SCCU Mobile App for Android and IOS creates convenience, no matter where you happen to be.

Download the Mobile App Today.

​Remote Deposit Capture

Save a trip to the branch and deposit your cheques from the convenience of your couch with the help of your smartphone and SCCU’s Mobile App.

Watch the Video – Deposit a Cheque with a Snap

​Mobile Security Alerts

Log in to online banking and choose to receive Mobile Security Alerts to your phone or email. You will be notified of any activity within your online banking

Get Alerts Today

Fraud Prevention – Protect, Identify and Report it

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Your security is top of mind for us; and we invite you to make it your priority too. Recognizing fraud is the first step to taking action. Be aware of the risks, learn how to identify fraud and keep yourself safe. In times of crisis, fraudsters

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Information provided here is for convenience purposes only and does not constitute professional or legal advice. Details including eligibility requirements, your obligations and additional programs that may be available to you can be found on the official provincial and federal government websites.

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Pro-Bono & Other Supports

Sign up for Online Banking

Call 604.740.2662 ​and get equipped with online banking.

Get Mobile Security Alerts

Sign up to receive email/text alerts when online banking activity occurs.

Download the Mobile App

Online Banking convenience anywhere you happen to be.

Build Resilience  

Listen to past MedTalk livestream webinars featuring local mental health leaders.

Watch Online Banking Tutorials

Learn more – how to pay a bill or send an INTERAC e-Transfer.

Prevent Fraud

Be fraud aware: how to identify, report, and stop fraud.

View Community Support

The impact you’re making for your neighbours, just by being a member.

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Learn more about how we are keeping you safe and served during COVID-19.