Open Series (ages 0 - 17)

At 1st Choice Savings, we believe that there are endless possibilities for those in their youth. 

That’s why we’ve designed a fee-free account for youth that will help them manage their money and save for their dreams!

Open Series Features


NO monthly fee

And no minimum balance required.


Unlimited debit card transactions

We know you use it lots. Its not fair if we charge you.


Online/Mobile banking & eTransfers

Bank online, on your phone and on the go!


Option of Joint or Trust Account Ownership

Available for members 0-12 years old.


100% Deposit Guarantee

The Credit Union Deposit Guarantee Corporation guarantees the repayment of all deposits with AB credit unions, including accrued interest. Click here for more info.

All Open Features

Open Series Accounts:


Account Fees & Interest

Monthly Fee Free
Monthly Debit Transactions Unlimited
Interest Yes

Transaction Fees

Debit Transactions Unlimited
In Branch Bill Payment Unlimited

ATM Fees

1st Choice Savings ATM Unlimited
Other Credit Union ATM (Ding Free) Unlimited
Other Canadian Banks ATM $1.50
US & International ATM $2.50

Features Services

eStatements Yes
Optional Paper Statement N/A
Online/Mobile Banking Yes
Official Order Free
In-House Cheques (available to ages 13-17) Free 
U.S. Draft $10

Opening An Account:

Or call us toll free today to make an appointment! 1.866.803.0733


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