CWB Canadian Western Bank

Big Brothers Big Sisters Members Program

An exclusive banking program for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

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Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) is our valued community partner. We’re proud to offer this exclusive banking program for BBBS employees, volunteers, and alumni.


FREE Standard Chequing Account that includes:

Bank with us and receive a $25 gift certificate to use on an outing with your Big Brothers Big Sisters match. Maintain a minimum deposit of $5,000 in your new CWB chequing account for at least six months and we'll send you a gift certificate that can be redeemed through

Receive 1/8% premium2 over posted rates on 1 to 5 year CWB guaranteed investment certificates (GIC) including WestEarner® RRSP and TFSA GICs.
Get up to 1% off the posted rate for residential mortgages.3 

The Greater Interest GICDid you know? CWB supports 17 Big Brothers Big Sisters organizations across Western Canada through The Greater Interest GIC.

This community-minded investment product is offered annually in September and October and ensures a win-win for our clients and our community partners. Based on every dollar invested in The Greater Interest GIC, CWB will make a corporate donation of 1/8% to your local Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. Since 2008, we've donated over $1 million through this initiative. Sign up in September and October and get a great interest rate on your investment while supporting children in your community by giving them access to the mentoring they deserve. 

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  • Save $15 on the first year rental of a safe deposit box.4
  • Earn a competitive rate on our WestEarner TFSA.
  • Put your home to work for you. HOMEWORKS® can turn your home equity into a flexible tool you can use to pay off debt, grow your investments, save or spend—all while reducing your interest rate.
  • Take advantage of a wide range of personal lending products on credit approval. We'll work with you to individually tailor a plan for your budget and goals. 

Get started now

Stop by your local branch or call today to get started. One of our personal banking specialists will be pleased to help you.

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1This offer excludes: Interac e-Transfer, bank drafts, stop payments, and all other transactions listed in as “Payment and Other Sundry Items” under CWB’s service fee disclosure. NOTE: some financial institutions and businesses that own banking machines may levy a surcharge to use their machines. These surcharges are the responsibility of the debit cardholder.
2Bonuses and discounts applied to CWB posted rates. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Interest Rate Bonus shall apply to the principal amount of the Specified Deposit in an Eligible Investment, up to a maximum of $1,000,000. 3Subject to meeting CWB underwriting requirements. 4Subject to availability, through CWB branch locations only.