Managing Your Money

A guide to emergency savings.

If your car broke down and needed a $1500 repair to be back on the road, could you pay the bill without going into debt? If you lost your job…

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How to set up emergency savings

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Managing Your Money

Making complicated money matters easier.

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Making complicated money matters easier.

Managing Your Money

Tips on how to handle holiday debt

The holidays can be a joyful season. They can also make a solid dent in your bank account or worse, on your credit card. To help you get through the…

Managing Your Money

Holiday shopping on a budget.

The arrival of December usually means one thing: the holidays are upon us. You may have already opened up a few doors on your advent calendar. An influx of festive…

Holiday shopping on a budget
Managing Your Money

How porting your mortgage can save you money

Are you in your forever home? Do you plan to move sometime soon? Regardless of which life stage you’re in, as a homeowner, the option to port or move your…

Grow Your Money

Tips to help you make the most of your investments.

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Tips to help you make the most of your investments.

Grow Your Money

How to automate saving

I know what you’re thinking, and no, it’s not a robot who swipes a $20 out of your wallet every two weeks and moves it to a piggy bank. Well,…

Grow Your Money

How much money do you need to retire?

Short answer: it depends. Long answer: a lot of times it’s the amount of money we’ve saved and our lifestyle goals that truly determine when we can retire. The average…

Grow Your Money

Understanding your financial risk tolerance

All investments have some degree of risk involved. Finding where you fit on that scale is critical to your financial success. Too much financial risk can cause panic or sleepless…

In Your Community

Learn more about how we help youth in your community.

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Learn more about how we help youth in your community.

In Your Community

What it’s like being on the Youth Community Council

In 2013, we launched the Coast Capital Youth Community Councils to help serve our primary trade areas: Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley & Okanagan and Vancouver Island, with a unique purpose for the…

Youth Get It Community Council
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Celebrating the Power of Youth Community Heroes

This summer, we were on the hunt for your local community superstars. While the Coast Capital Community Leadership Team were out and about in our local communities along with our…

In Your Community

The Value of Volunteering

Coast Capital has been the Tour Sponsor of the Canadian Cancer Society’s Cops for Cancer tours, which raises funds for pediatric cancer research and caring support programs like Camp Goodtimes,…

Small Business Centre

Tips and articles to help your small business thrive.

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Tips and articles to help your small business thrive.

Small Business Centre

What’s the Right Financing for Your Business?

There are more ways for small businesses to access lending today than ever before, but choosing the right financing option can tricky. Sometimes business owners will consider dipping into their…

Small Business Centre

Let’s give credit to small business

Do you give credit the credit it deserves? If you’re planning to start your own business, or even grow your existing one, credit can be instrumental to your success. And…

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Small Business Centre

5 essential small business banking tips

Small business owners face myriad challenges in today’s fluctuating markets, not the least of them financial. Aside from hiring and retaining employees, attracting and keeping clients and finding time for…

News & Innovation

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Get all the details on what we're up to.

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Coast Capital is a credit union. But what does that mean?

  Back in the 1940s, it was difficult for people to get access to the banking services that they really needed. Credit unions came to the rescue of communities across…

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Why we’re proud to be a Certified B Corp®

Coast Capital recently became a Certified B Corporation®, joining a growing movement of change-makers using business as a force for good. But what does that really mean? We sat down with…

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One employee’s take on financial literacy.

At Coast Capital, we’re all about helping our members achieve financial well-being, and our employees are a key part in helping us deliver on this. We recently ran a contest…

Financial Literacy

Working at Coast

All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

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All about working at Coast Capital Savings.

Working at Coast

Power to the World: From Coast to Kathmandu

Empowering and encouraging our employees to give back by volunteering is a big part of what we do here at Coast Capital. We believe that when you give your time,…

Working at Coast

Coast Capital named on Best for the World list

Over a year ago Coast Capital became a B Corp, joining a growing movement of change-makers using business as a force for good. And now, in just one year, we’re…

Working at Coast

Diversity & Inclusion at Coast Capital

“We’re not all the same, and we like it that way.” That’s our Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Commitment Statement here at Coast Capital. It’s simple but impactful. We work hard…

Staying Secure

Your security is our priority. Make it yours too with these helpful articles.

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Your security is our priority. Make it yours too with these helpful articles.

Staying Secure

How to keep your money and information safe while you travel

Passport? Check. Flight itinerary? Check. Wallet? Check. We constantly check our backpacks, pockets, and money belts to ensure these items are still safely stored when we’re travelling. We wouldn’t want…

Staying Secure

Protecting yourself on your phone

We get it – your phone is your life line. We like our phones just as much as the next person, but it’s important to make sure you’re using it…

Staying Secure

How to protect yourself online

The internet is a part of most peoples’ daily lives now. Shopping, banking, networking – you name it, we do it online. It’s also a point of weakness for fraudsters…