Bank accounts that put you first
Let us focus on your banking, so you don't have to
Our local experts have the experience to help you achieve your financial goals, providing you with peace of mind.
Digital banking made easy
Access the services you need from anywhere with our mobile app, online banking and ATM network across Canada
Customized account alerts
Stay informed about your business banking with 20 alert options for account activity you can get via text, email or both.
Full financial services
From chequing accounts to mortgages to financial planning, we have it all available, so you can rest easy.
Don't have time to deposit your cheque?
Deposit Anywhere makes it simple and easy to deposit your cheque with your smartphone from wherever you are, whenever you want.
Get the ball rolling on a loan application from home
We want to make things as easy as possible for you to apply for a loan or a mortgage. Use our calculator to figure out payments ahead of time and then get in touch with us to start the process!
Opening a Stride account is as easy as:
Book an appointment
When you're ready, we'll get in touch to collect the information we need to open your account (see below).
Review the set-up documents we send and sign them using our e-signature software.
Open your account
Stop by the branch with photo ID to pick up your debit card and online banking information.
Deposit shares & go
Now all you need to do is deposit your member shares and you're ready to go!
During our call
When we chat, we’ll need to collect some details from you to get your account set up:
- Full legal name
- SIN number
- Phone number
- Email address
- Legal & mailing address
(Note: if you’ve lived at your current address for under two years, we’ll also need your previous address)
- Marital status and if you have any dependents
- Tax residency
- Employer, their address and phone number
(Note: If you’ve been employed there under two years, we’ll also need your previous employer’s address and number)
- Type of accounts required (personal or joint) and their intended use
During account opening
When you come by the branch to pick up your account materials, we’ll also need to see a piece of photo ID and make a copy of it for our records.
Bank anywhere, anytime
Your banking questions answered
How do I set up account activity alerts?
How do I set up my Interac® e-Transfer profile?
How do I set up e-Transfer auto-deposits?
Need help or advice?
Don’t hesitate to get in touch. We’ll be happy to chat in-branch or stop by your business to lend a hand.