Some think Meridian and credit unions in general are hard to join. Others might believe credit unions don’t have the “reach” of a typical bank, or don’t offer the same level of financial products and access to your money. Wrong on all accounts because at Meridian everyone is welcome. You can easily become a Member, plus enjoy all of the leading financial products and services, and finally, access your money in-branch, online, via your mobile device, or with Meridian’s telephone banking system.
Another thing that sets Meridian apart is a commitment to better the communities we live in. Thousands of businesses and their employees depend on Meridian’s financial services. And we’re here for them all through good times and bad—at the height of the recession we made sure that credit continued to be available to our commercial banking Members in every local community, saving businesses and jobs at this critical time.
By joining Meridian, you’ll play a role in bettering your community because our earnings stay right here and are reinvested to help your neighbours buy homes, educate their children and create jobs.
As a Member, you’re part of an organization that’s invested over $3.8 million over the last six years to make our communities stronger, vibrant and more inclusive through Meridian’s Good Neighbour Program. To date, we have supported more than 600 local organizations and worthwhile initiatives in your communities, and we’re just getting started.
And that’s just the beginning. Meridian also sets itself apart from other banks because: