Special Loans and Initiatives

focused on your special business needs

In addition to the services individual credit unions are able to offer their commercial clients, the credit union system participates in the following provincial and national initiatives to improve access to capital for businesses in our communities.

In Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia

AgriInvest Savings Account

In Nova Scotia

Small Business Financing Program

Through an exclusive partnership with the provincial government and the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council, credit unions are delivering better financial assistance for the start-up and expansion of small businesses.

For more information on the Small Business Financing Program click here (PDF brochure).

Immigrant Small Business Loan Program

Co-operatives and credit unions have a long history of commitment to their local communities. The immigrant Small Business Financing Program is part of this commitment – helping to establish new businesses, grow existing businesses and empower entrepreneurs with the support they need to create employment for themselves and others. That’s our interest, that’s our commitment.

For more information on the Immigrant Small Business Loan Program click here. (PDF brochure) Find more cooperative business information at the NS Co-op Council site.

National

Canada Small Business Financing (CSBF) Program

For information on the Canada Small Business Financing (CSBF) Program click here.