Essential Chequing Account
Essential Chequing Package at a glance
If you have modest banking needs and want a low-fee chequing account, our Essential Chequing Package is just what you need.
Monthly package fee of just $3
15 self-serve transactions1 per month
5 in-branch transactions2 per month
4 rebated Interac e-Transfers®3 per month
If you only need a handful of transactions each month and use both online and in-branch services, our Essential Chequing Package is a great choice.
Additional package features and fees
All features and transactions included in the monthly package fee. Eligible deposits (not in registered accounts) are insured up to $250,000 through the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA).
15 included ($1.25 per additional transaction)
5 included ($1.25 per additional transaction)
2 included ($1.25 per additional cheque)
Rebated Interac e-Transfers®3
4 included ($1.50 per additional transfer)
A better personal banking experience, however you choose to bank
Bank anywhere, anytime, safely and securely
At Meridian, you can bank the way you want, on your schedule. As Ontario’s largest credit union, we offer a full range of digital, in-person, and over the phone banking services.
Get real-time alerts and notifications
When you set up balance and transaction alerts in your Meridian accounts, you’ll boost your security and your peace of mind.
Deposit cheques online using our mobile app
Meridian mobile banking makes it easy to deposit cheques on the go. Simply download our mobile app, choose a deposit account, take a photo of your cheque, and complete your deposit.