At Caisse Desjardins de Québec, we offer you personalized support.
You can open your account prior to your arrival and transfer funds from your old account into your new Quebec account.
• No account administration fees for 1 year*
• Enhanced rate for non-redeemable term savings*
• Small safety deposit box—free for 1 year*
*Conditions apply to all products and services. Offer subject to change without notice.
Easier access to credit
• You can get a Desjardins Visa or Mastercard credit card quickly
• We can relax our applicable credit standards depending on your needs and situation
With Caisse Desjardins de Québec, you get:
• The chance to contact us online and to do online interviews
• A team of multilingual experts to support and advise you
• A team with high-level expertise serving our immigrant clientele
• Practical information to help newcomers like you settle in, based on their needs and situation
• Information sessions on topics concerning newcomers, including on the Canadian financial system
We offer you free emergency healthcare coverage during the three-month wait time until your provincial healthcare coverage takes effect.
We give a free home and automobile insurance quote.
The government of Quebec has international social security and healthcare agreements with certain countries, including:
Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Romania and Sweden
USEFUL REFERENCES AND LINKS PRIOR TO YOUR ARRIVAL
Accommodations and housing