Good to Grow High Interest Savings Account

The Good to Grow High Interest Savings Account (HISA) is the new name for Meridian’s Online Advantage Savings account (OAS). The account was renamed to celebrate the launch of exciting new features listed below.​
Whether you are just starting to save or are looking to earn higher interest on savings already accumulated this account will help you achieve your savings goals faster.

  • Earn a market leading rate of 1.75% on every dollar (NEW!). 
  • Unlimited free transactions, including transfers, debit and ABM transactions (NEW!).
  • No monthly fee.
  • Two automatic savings options are available to help you reach your savings goals faster:
    1. Save as you spend. Every time you make a purchase or ABM withdrawal, automatically transfer between $1 and $5 from your Maximiser chequing account to your Good To Grow HISA account.
    2. ​Pay yourself first. Automatically transfer a percentage of each Maximiser chequing account direct deposit into your Good To Grow HISA account.
        Use our calculator​ to see how you can achieve your savings goals.
  • Meridian Member debit card is available on non-registered accounts. It’s a smart, secure, fast and convenient way to access funds.
  • Available for Tax Free Savings Accounts (TFSA) and Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) accounts.​​

 

With a rate so high you'll be glad you compared
 

​M​eridian  ​   ​​  

​1.75%

RBC ​1.05%
​CIBC 1.05​%
​TD 1.05​%
​Scotiabank 1.05​%
​BMO 1.05​%
​Tangerine 1.30%​
PC F​inancial​ ​1.30%
Posted rates as of July 18, ​2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Account Access​​​​
​Online, Mobile & Telephone banking​
  • ​Access to your account 24/7. In-branch personal service is not ​available ​for this account.​
​ABM and Debit
  • ​Unlimited free ABM and Debit transactions.
  • Surcharge free access to thousands of ABMs through THE EXCHANGE® Network.
  • Interac® & Cirrus® System ABM network access fees apply.
  • Not available for TFSA & RRSP accounts.
​Pre-authorized debit & bill pay
  • ​​Not available on this account.
​Ways to Move Money
​Transfers between Meridian accounts
  • ​​Free
​Interac® e-Transfer
  • ​​$1.25 each. Available on non-registered accounts.
  • Not available on TFSA & RRSP accounts.
​Money Mover Transfer Service, an easy way to move money to your Meridian account from other Canadian financial institutions
  • ​Transfers-in from other financial institutions are available on non-registered & TFSA accounts. Not available on RRSP accounts.​
Record Keeping
​Quarterly statements
  • ​Online statements are free.
  • Paper statements are $1.50. 
 
Account features and rates are subject to change without notice. For more information on account and service fees, see Meridian Personal Accounts and Services


 
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Trademarks of Meridian Credit Union Limited 07/14.
THE EXCHANGE® Network. User licensed in Canada by FICANEX SERVICES Limited partnership on behalf of Fiserv EFT.
Interac® and Cirrus® trademarks used under arrangement with their owners.
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