Planning & Advice

How a loan can put you on top during RRSP season

How a loan can put you on top during RRSP season

The RRSP contribution deadline is just around the corner. Make your way in to see us by March 1st if you want your contribution to count for the 2018 tax year.   Often times, you may not have the money to spare after the holidays to drop into your RRSP, even...

Why Is It Called A Credit Union?

Why Is It Called A Credit Union?

While bank and banking are universally understood and accepted terms, the term credit union may be misunderstood. Credit union is an unusual term, isn’t it? Is it just another name for a bank? Is it a credit card company? Do I have to be in a union to join? But, just...

To Lease or To Finance: That is the Question!

To Lease or To Finance: That is the Question!

When it comes to buying a new car, you have three options: purchasing it with cash, purchasing it through a loan (also known as financing) or leasing it. For most shoppers, the decision comes down to buying or leasing. On the surface, the differences between leasing...

News & Updates

Effective Rates

Horizon Credit Union Prime Rate effective July 2nd, 2019 is 4.20%. Horizon Credit Union charges 25% per year on all accounts that are overdrawn. This does not include accounts that have balances within the limit of an authorized Line of Credit.

System Maintenance June 16, 2019 2AM-2PM

Sunday, June 16, 2019 Between 2:00AM and 2:00PM On Sunday, June 16th, system maintenance is scheduled to take place which may disrupt services including internet banking and MemberCard® debit cards. Please have alternate forms of payment available during this time....

MemberDirect Strong Password Coming June 11

Introducing STRONG PASSWORD in MemberDirect! In todays world passwords are utilized in so many of the things we do day to day. This allows you to have an alphanumeric password (a combination of letters, numbers and some special characters) when logging into online...

Interac e-Transfer Security Question Changes

Effective immediately, Interac requires new security answers for the questions you ask recipients to answer when receiving an Interac e-Transfer. Security answers that have been set up after September 20, 2018 are not in need of being updated. If you have not updated...

Horizon Website Update

Horizon Credit Union is performing updates on the website at horizoncu.ca.  These updates are planned to take effect between March 20th and March 22nd.  Our website will display a refreshed look with content in similar locations as previous to provide a seamless...

New Interac e-Transfer Features!

New INTERAC e-Transfer† Features - Request Money & Autodeposit Get paid quickly with Requesting Money and have money deposited straight into your account with Autodeposit. Click here for more details

Effective Rates Old

Horizon Credit Union Prime Rate effective October 24th, 2018 is 4.35%. Horizon Credit Union charges 25% per year on all accounts that are overdrawn. This does not include accounts that have balances within the limit of an authorized Line of Credit.

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