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We are pleased to partner with Qtrade Investor - Canada's leading independent online brokerage.

Whether you currently use an online broker or are interested in doing so, Qtrade Investor is our online brokerage of choice. Qtrade Investor offers you, among other things:

  • Market-leading service and support – Qtrade Investor has been rated the #1 online broker in Canada by The Globe and Mail for the past five consecutive years.
  • A full range of investments including stocks, options, and fixed income securities.
  • Comprehensive investment tools and research, news, real-time quotes, portfolio watchlists, email alerts and more.
  • Low trading commissions.
  • Easy electronic funds transfer to and from your chequing account.

For more information or to open an account, click on the above logo.

Click here to login into your Qtrade Investor account now.

Qtrade Investor is a division of Qtrade Securities Inc., Member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.

Guaranteed Investments

Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GIC's)

Watch your investments grow with the safety and security of a GIC. Various term lengths available to suit your needs from months to years. Best of all, the rate is guaranteed so that you know in advance what your investment will be worth at maturity.

Account features:

  • Competitive rates and fully guaranteed.
  • Investment options from 30 days to 5 years.
  • Term information and activity is recorded on a descriptive monthly statement along with your other accounts.

Registered Retirement Savings (RRSP)

Plan today for tomorrow. A Crocus RRSP allows you to establish some security for your financial future. Not only do you establish a nest egg for retirement but you also take advantage of tax refunds!!

Account features:

  • Various plans and options available
  • No fees.
  • Competitive rates and investment terms.
  • RRSP's are displayed on your monthly statement along with your other accounts.

Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF)

After age 71 you are required to collapse your RRSP's. One way to maintain control of your funds and reduce taxation is a RRIF. Many plans and options are available to suit your retirement needs.

Account features:

  • No fees.
  • Many payment options available from monthly too annually.
  • Competitive rates and investment options.
  • RRIF activity is recorded on your descriptive monthly statement along with your other accounts.

Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSA's)

A TFSA allows Canadian resident taxpayers to set money aside in eligible investment vehicles and watch those savings grow tax-free throughout their lifetime.

Account Features:

  • Various plans and options available.
  • No fees.
  • Competitive rates and investment terms.
  • TFSA's are displayed on your monthly statement along with your other accounts.

Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)

A Registered Education Savings Plan provides for the future post-secondary education of a beneficiary. Crocus Credit Union uses a third party provider for this product.

NEI Investments

About NEI Investments

NEI Investments makes excellent, independent portfolio managers accessible to Canadian investors through two award-winning fund families: Northwest Funds and Ethical Funds. Our truly active management approach and our relentless focus on risk management are designed to deliver unique investments that outperform in the long term and provide peace of mind to investors.

NEI Investments is also home to Canada's leading team of socially responsible investing specialists who provide environmental, social and governance analysis for Ethical Funds, the number one socially responsible mutual fund family in the country.

Investment solutions

Every investment product offered by NEI is committed to producing outstanding long-term performance and high-end risk management. We engage some of the best, most forward-looking investment managers in the industry today. These managers are chosen through a rigorous selection process and managed through ongoing monitoring.

NEI Investments provides investors with a wide selection of stand-alone funds and managed solutions covering all major asset classes, investment styles and geographic regions.

  • Northwest Funds
  • Ethical Funds
  • NEI Select Portfolios

For more information, visit us at NEIinvestments.com

Mutual funds are offered through Credential Asset Management Inc. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Unless otherwise stated, mutual fund securities and cash balances are not covered by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation or by any other government deposit insurer that insures deposits in credit unions. Unless otherwise stated, mutual fund securities and cash balances are not insured nor guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

NEI Investments, Northwest Funds and Ethical Funds are registered marks and trademarks owned by Northwest & Ethical Investments L.P.

Credential Asset Management Inc.

Credential® Asset Management is the credit union owned mutual fund dealer, which is part of Credential Financial Inc., a national wealth management provider. Through our relationship with Credential Asset Management, Crocus Credit Union can offer you the opportunity to purchase an excellent variety of top mutual funds with names you'll recognize:

  • AGF
  • AIC
  • C.I.
  • Credential Portfolio Funds
  • Dynamic
  • Ethical Funds®
  • Fidelity
  • Mackenzie
  • Talvest
  • Franklin Templeton
  • AIM/Trimark

Crocus Credit Union is committed to providing our members access to a wide range of financial services. This commitment includes offering a choice of investment options suited to your individual needs. Today, more and more people are turning to mutual funds as a way to save for the future.

With more than 4,000 mutual funds available to Canadian investors, it's not easy separating the winners from the underperformers. That's why a team of investment analysts at Credential have developed a proprietary selection process to assess these funds for you. The resulting Credential Platinum List of 40 best funds have been selected for their potential to outperform their peers over the long run. When you buy any of the Credential Platinum List Funds, you can invest with confidence.

Stop in and talk to a Mutual Funds Investment Specialist, about how you can purchase our mutual funds options for your investment portfolio, and how you can transfer your portfolio to Credential Asset Management.

Mutual funds are offered through Credential Asset Management Inc. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. Unless otherwise stated, mutual fund securities and cash balances are not covered by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation or by any other government deposit insurer that insures deposits in credit unions. Unless otherwise stated, mutual fund securities and cash balances are not insured nor guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

®Credential is a registered mark owned by Credential Financial Inc. and is used under license.