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Special Project Savings Account

Save at least $10 per month systematically1

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At a glance

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Variable annual rate (See current rates)


 

No minimum balance

To generate interest

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Included

Perfect if you are looking to:

  • Easily track your savings
  • Change the frequency or amount of your transfers when you want
  • Access your funds at any time

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Quick tip

Save without effort—set up automatic withdrawals at the interval you want.

The Special Project Savings Account includes:

Transactions3

Online, mobile and telephone banking transactions

  • 1 free transaction per month from the following: withdrawals, transfers and bill payments.
  • Transfers between your National Bank accounts4: $5/transfer
  • Transfers to National Bank clients4: $5/transfer
  • Bill payments4: $5/bill
  • Account inquiries: balance, transaction history, etc.
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In stores and at the ABM

  • Debit card purchases5:
  • Withdrawals, transfers and withdrawals for bill payment5 : 5 $/transaction
  • Bill payments
  • List of transactions5 :
    • $0.75/request
    • $1/month

Teller-assisted transactions6

At National Bank branches

  • Withdrawals and transfers: $5/transaction
  • Withdrawals for bill payment: $5/transaction
  • Bill payments: $2/bill

Other services

Complementary banking services

  • Paper statements: $2.50/month per account
  • Overdraft protection: $5/transfer (max. $5/day)
  • Bank drafts in foreign currency7 :
    • $5,000 or less: $7.75/draft
    • Over $5,000: $12.50/draft
  • CAD bank drafts: $7.50/draft
  • Automatic transfer carried out with your authorization by National Bank, at a specific date: $1.50/transfer

Little details that matter

More information on rates and passbook option

For more information on fees for National Bank's products and services, consult the Fees – Your Guide to Personal Banking Solutions pamphlet.

The passbook option has not been available to new clients since May 4, 2015. If you are an existing client who uses a passbook with your account, a $2.50 monthly fee is charged.

Legal Disclaimers

™ The Progress Account and the Strategist Account are registered trademarks of National Bank of Canada.

® Registered trademark of Interac Inc. Authorized user: National Bank.

1. A transfer of $10 or more from another account is required. Transfers can be made from more than one account. A $1.00 fee will apply if the transfer cannot be completed due to insufficient funds. Cheques and pre-authorized debits are not included with this account.

2. Interest is calculated at the end of each day on the total daily balance. Interest is paid monthly. Rates are subject to change without notice.

3. Transactions carried out using our Automated Services or National Bank online.

4. Services offered by the Bank through National Bank online, the mobile banking app and telephone banking solutions. These services provide access to accounts using a client card number issued by the Bank and a password chosen by the client, and allow clients to carry out various banking transactions including account, line of credit and credit card balance inquiries, transaction history requests (deposits and withdrawals), wire transfers, fund transfers to other National Bank account holders, requests to access documents, cheque images and bills, bill payments and cheque orders. Some features are not available through the National Bank mobile app. Certain browser versions are required to access National Bank online. For more information, visit the Browsers section for access to online banking services and read the ABCs of Security.

5. Banking services providing account access by means of a debit card issued by National Bank and used at a National Bank automated banking machine or an automated banking machine in an affiliate network or point-of-service terminals or with other devices and technology made available to National Bank clients. These services allow clients to carry out a range of banking transactions including withdrawals, deposits, account, line of credit and credit card balance inquiries, transaction history requests (deposits and withdrawals), fund transfers and bill payments. Additional fees are charged for using the Interac® and CIRRUS® networks. No additional fees are charged for using THE EXCHANGE® ABM network.

6. Banking services usually provided at National Bank branches during normal business hours, including deposits, withdrawals, transfers, bill payments, foreign exchange transactions, purchase of travellers cheques or drafts and use of safety deposit boxes.

7. For USD bank drafts, applicable fees are in USD.

8. Interest is calculated at the end of each day on the total daily balance if it is $5,000 or more. No interest is paid if the total daily balance is less than $5,000. Interest is paid monthly. Rates are subject to change without notice.

9. Interest is calculated at the end of each day on the total daily balance and is applied monthly. To find out the tiered interest rate, which is applicable based on the different tiers of account balances, see current rates. Rates are subject to change without notice.

10. Interest is calculated at the end of each day on the total daily balance if it is USD 5,000 or more. No interest is paid if the total daily balance is less than USD 5,000. To find out the tiered interest rate, which is applicable based on the different tiers of account balances, see current rates. Interest is paid monthly. Rates are subject to change without notice.

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