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Why should you switch to National Bank?

Trust our experienced team that puts people first for your banking needs. You deserve to have us take care of your financial health and your life projects. Our mission is to have a positive impact on peoples’ lives. Here's how we achieve that: 

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Our driven clientele

In-branch, by phone, or online, take advantage of personalized advice and a wide range of products and services tailored to your needs.

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Our experienced team

Our employees’ well-being is a priority for us. In addition, our diverse team, which is a closer reflection of our society, is a testament to our commitment to the inclusion of all talents.

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Our caring community

Like you, we are committed to seeing our community thrive. From our philanthropic activities to ESG commitments, we help improve it in many ways.

Promotions that meet your current needs

Here are our current promotions that may suit your needs. Discover and enjoy.

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Get up to $1,340 in benefits and rewards for the first year with a National Bank® World Elite® Mastercard® credit card.

*Promotion valid until August 15, 2024. Minimum purchases and insurance product are required. Conditions apply.


Get up to $5,800* cashback by transferring your mortgage and adding eligible products and services to your mortgage loan.

*For a limited time. See the terms and restrictions of each promotion.

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Offers based on your situation

Take advantage of savings with our packages tailored to your situation.


New to Canada or planning a move?


Are you studying and have a limited budget?

14 to 24-year-olds

Looking for your first bank to help make your projects a reality?


From healthcare to engineering to IT, our offerings can save you money.

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Some helpful tips for you

Our articles and videos will help you untangle your finances, from education to budgeting, mortgages, retirement and more.

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Our help center contains a series of frequently asked questions about our products and services as well as a virtual assistant to guide you.

Find an answer

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We’re here for you. Enjoy a human approach for all your needs — by phone or at one of our branches.

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Little details that matter

How do I open a National Bank account?

Here's how to apply for a chequing account:

  1. Choose the account you want to open, according to your profile
  2. Click Open an account, under the package of your choice.
  3. Click Become client if you are not already a client, or click Sign in if you are already a client
  4. Follow the instructions.

How do I transfer money to my new National Bank account?

Once your account is open, you can transfer money to your National Bank account with Interac e-Transfer ®.

Here’s how:

  1. From the online platform of your current financial institution, add yourself as a recipient using your email or mobile number.
  2. Send money to yourself.
  3. When you receive an email or text message, choose National Bank and sign in to your new account to accept the transfer.

Note that the maximum amount you can send by Interac e-Transfer ® is $3,000 per 24-hour period, or $10,000 per week.

How do I transfer my RRSP and TFSA?

To transfer your savings and investments, contact us by filling out our appointment form.

One of our advisors will be happy to help you.

How do I change my pre-authorized debits and payroll deposit?

Don't forget to transfer all your pre-authorized debits and the account where your pay is to be deposited by updating your bank details with your suppliers and employer.

Consult our guide on how to transfer your account to make sure you don't forget anything, and learn how to download your void cheque.

How do I use my new bank account?

To discover the features offered by your online bank and National Bank app, visit our help centre and watch our demos.

®Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. Authorized user: National Bank of Canada.