Young Professionals Exclusive Welcome Offer

Take advantage of our Welcome Offer1 for young professionals by becoming a National Bank client and signing up for the World MasterCard®, 2 credit card.

  • You can save up to $299.40 the first year3 on monthly service fees for transactions included in an eligible banking package.
  • Enjoy 50% off the annual fee for the World MasterCard®, 2 card.

Save all year long!

No monthly service fees to be paid for transactions for an entire year!

Depending on the package you choose, you could save up to $299.40 the first year.

You want to... Banking package
or program
Monthly service fees related
to included transactions
Savings for the
first year
Carry out a moderate number of transactions via our electronic solutions4 Direct Access package $8.25 $99.00
Enjoy unlimited use of our electronic solutions4 AccessPlus package $14.25 $171.00
Carry out as many electronic4 and branch counter transactions as you want Virtuoso®1 package $24.95 $299.40

How do I choose my package?


Benefit from all the advantages of the World MasterCard®, 2 card

50% off the annual fee for the first year

A flexible and generous reward program5 that lets you earn up to 2 points for each dollar spent, which you can then redeem for:

  • Travel discounts to save on flights, packages, hotels, excursions, vehicle rentals, train tickets, etc. There are no restrictions as to dates or choice of travel agency.
  • Brand-name merchandise
  • Gift cards
  • À la carte Extras
  • Donations to causes you care about

Privileged access to the National Bank World MasterCard® Lounge at Montréal-Trudeau Airport6

Superior concierge service

A comprehensive insurance program7, including coverage for out-of-province-of-residence medical/hospital care, trip cancellation and interruption, flight delays, lost or damaged baggage, as well as vehicle rentals

  • Protection for your purchases for 180 days7
  • Extended warranty that triples the manufacturer’s coverage period for up to two additional years7


Learn more


How can I take advantage of the Welcome Offer?

It’s fast and easy: one visit to a branch is all it takes.

When you open an account with an eligible National Bank package, you must8:

  • Sign up for salary deposit and/or a minimum of two preauthorized payments and
  • Sign up for the National Bank World MasterCard® card9


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1 The Welcome Offer is intended exclusively for non-clients of National Bank who sign up for at least one eligible banking package or program: Direct Access, AccessPlus and Virtuoso®1. The benefits and discounts offered as part of this Welcome Offer cannot be transferred or combined with any other National Bank program, promotional offer or benefit and are not retroactive. Offer valid until January 1st, 2016. This offer may be withdrawn in whole or in part at any time without notice. Lines of credit incorporated into certain eligible accounts or packages are granted subject to credit approval by National Bank of Canada. Complete details concerning eligibility conditions are available at our branches.

2 Subject to credit approval by National Bank.

3 The fee redemption period begins once the bank account is opened. After the fee exemption period ends, the fees in effect will apply. The $299.40 in savings corresponds to the monthly fees for transactions included in the Virtuoso package being waived for 12 months ($24.95 x 12 months). Savings could be less if another banking package or program is chosen. Complete details on the monthly service fees for our banking packages and programs are available at our branches or at

4 Electronic solutions include transactions made through our Internet Banking Solutions, Mobile Banking Solutions, Telephone Banking Solutions (TelNat), automated banking machine transactions and Client Card purchases.

5 Certain restrictions apply. Please refer to the À la carte rewards plan rules at

6 The National Bank World MasterCard Lounge is located next to gate 53 in the international departures terminal and is open 7 days a week from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. The lounge is not accessible to passengers travelling to the United States.

7 This coverage applies to purchases and rentals made using the card, except out-of-province-of-residence medical/hospital insurance for which it is not necessary to charge the travel arrangements to the card. Certain conditions and restrictions apply. For more information, please refer to the insurance certificate.

8 National Bank reserves the right to cancel the savings granted on monthly service fees related to the transactions included in the eligible banking package as part of this promotion as well as the annual card fee World MasterCard®, if the client does not meet these conditions for at least 12 months after the opening of the eligible bank account, or if the customer cancels his eligible package, or replaces it with a non-qualified plan within 12 months after the opening of an eligible bank account.

9 Certain conditions apply. Complete details in branch. You are responsible for paying any fees resulting from closing an account at another branch.

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®1 Virtuoso is a registered trademark of National Bank of Canada.