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New clients

Get up to $300 cashback3:

  • Get up to $150 when you open a chequing account with an eligible package
  • Double your cashback when you add the direct deposit option

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Newcomers to Canada

Been in Canada less than five years? Get a bank account with no monthly fees for up to three years and enjoy access to a free assistance service.

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Professionals

Get a bank account with no monthly fee or a reduced fee, special rates on certain products and a range of other benefits based on your profession.

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Students

Focus on your education! With unlimited transactions and other benefits, you can study worry-free.

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3 reasons to choose National Bank

 

Our tools can make your life easier

Simplify your banking! Carry out free Interac® e-Transfers1, manage your banking online or via our mobile app, use your phone to pay for purchases, and much more.

 

We have a branch near you

Enjoy easy access to services at one of our 450 branches and over 3,330 ABMs2 across Canada.

 

Get sound advice from our experts

No matter where you are in life, our advisors are here to help you reach your goals and find the best solutions for you.

 

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We’ve got interest in your projects

Grow your savings with the 2.75%* High Interest Savings Account.

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*Limited-time offer. Certain conditions apply.

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Discover our range of Mastercard® credit cards and find the one that best suits your lifestyle.

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Legal disclaimers

® Mastercard is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Inc. Authorized user: National Bank.
® Registered trademark of Interac Inc. Authorized user: National Bank.
® THE EXCHANGE is a registered trademark of Fiserv Inc.
™ The Modest, The Connected and The Total are registered trademarks of National Bank of Canada.

1. No fees for sending or receiving Interac e-Transfers. Transaction fees may apply, depending on your account type, package or banking offer. Refer to the Guide to Personal Banking Solutions for more information.

2. National Bank ABMs or ABMs in THE EXCHANGEMD network.

3. The promotional offer is valid from May 27, 2019 to September 30, 2019.

The offer is intended for all persons and National bank clients without any checking account at National Bank.

To qualify, you must open a checking account and sign up for the below eligible products during the promotional period. You must have reached the age of majority at the time of your enrollment in the covered products.

The offer may be modified, extended, or withdrawn without prior notice at any time. Employees of National Bank and its subsidiaries and entities are not eligible.

The offer may not be combined or used with any other National Bank offer, promotion or benefit and cannot be applied retroactively. There is a limit of one cashback per subscribed product during this promotion. The client cannot benefit of the offer more than once. Only the primary account holder is eligible for the offer. The actual secondary account holders that open a new account are not eligible to the offer. The cashback amount varies according to the conditions fulfilled.

Cashback details

To be eligible to the offer you must open a new checking account with an eligible package or one of the banking offers described below and meet the offer conditions in order to receive up to 300$ cashback.

Eligible products

1st Cashback with the opening of and eligible checking account

Additional Cashback with a recurring and automatic direct deposit to the account

Maximum and total Cashback

Offer for Professionals; Offer for Students; Offer for Newcomers

$50

+$50

$100

The Modest®

$50

+$50

$100

The Connected®

$100

+$100

$200

The Total®

$150

+$150

$300

Eligible products

1st Cashback with the opening of and eligible checking account

Additional Cashback with a recurring and automatic direct deposit to the account

Maximum and total Cashback

Offer for Professionals; Offer for Students; Offer for Newcomers

$50

+$50

$100

The Modest®

$50

+$50

$100

The Connected®

$100

+$100

$200

The Total®

$150

+$150

$300


1st Cashback conditions.

After opening your new checking account and choose an eligible product you must:

- Sign up to online banking and to online statement

- Carry out at least one eligible transaction in your new bank account. (Interest charges and banking fees charged to the account are not considered eligible transactions.)

Conditions to double up the cashback offer.

You must:

- Set up one (1) recurring and automatic direct deposit of your payroll or monthly recurring pension

You benefit of 60 days following the checking account opening to meet the offer conditions and obtain the cashback.

Cashbacks will be done in one (1) deposit in your new National Bank checking account within 120 days of the opening date for the subscribed products.

Commitment

To be granted the cashback, you must maintain the eligible products and services, and not make any changes related to these products and services for a minimum of 12 months after signing up for them. If you do not meet this condition, you will have to repay to the Bank an amount corresponding to the period in which you did not keep your eligible products and services, within 30 days of receiving the request for payment.

Clients who have benefit from a cashback offer on their checking account since November 1st 2017 are not eligible to this offer.

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