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Offer for students

Are you a student? Save on your bank fees!

Eligible fields of study

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For students training to be:

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For students enrolled in:

  • A post-secondary healthcare program for registered practical nurses
  • A post-secondary program in nursing or clinical nursing

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For students:

  • Enrolled full-time in an engineering program at a Canadian university
  • Full-time university level students enrolled in an accounting program
  • Full-time university level students enrolled in a law or notarial law program
  • Law interns
  • Full-time students at HEC Montréal or the Rotman School of Management (minimum requirement: B.A.)

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Feeling the pinch? National Bank offers reduced rates for students in certain fields.

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An offer with exclusive benefits

One bank account free of charge

Life is good. Enjoy several types of transactions in an unlimited number and pay no monthly fee.1

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Mastercard credit cards

We've got a great offer for you: Earn great rewards and exclusive travel perks with a Platinum7 credit card.

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Line of credit 

Get a personal line of credit8 to finance your studies.

Why you should do business with us

Enjoy the freedom of our flexible online solutions

Simplify your banking with our range of innovative products and services.

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Our experts are there for you

Specialists in your field of study will help you find solutions tailored to your specific needs.

 

Ongoing community support

We lend our support to hundreds of community organizations.

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1. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. The $792 in annual savings is provided as an example only to illustrate what a holder could save with the offer. It is based on the profile of a client who has the following products: a The TotalTM package or equivalent (The TotalTM package is available for a monthly cost of $16 to full-time post-secondary students between the ages of 18 and 24 years old; other accounts also available) and a Student Line of Credit with a $30,000 limit authorized by the Bank with a guarantor.

Savings are calculated as follows: No monthly fee for transactions included in The TotalTM package (annual savings of $192), plus an annual 2.00% rate discount for the Student Line of Credit (annual savings of $600). These savings represent the difference between what a client with the offer and a client without it would pay. Some conditions apply. Potential savings may not reflect the actual net savings that you will receive; this amount will vary based on your financial situation.

2. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. The $567 in annual savings is provided as an example only to illustrate what a holder could save with the offer. It is based on the profile of a client who has the following products: The TotalTM package or equivalent (The TotalTM package is available for a monthly cost of $16 to full-time post-secondary students between the ages of 18 and 24 years old; other accounts also available) and a Student Line of Credit with a $30,000 limit authorized by the Bank with a guarantor.

Savings are calculated as follows: No monthly fee for transactions included in The TotalTM package (annual savings of $192), plus an annual 1.25% rate discount for the Student Line of Credit (annual savings of $375). These savings represent the difference between what a client with the offer and a client without it would pay. Some conditions apply. Potential savings may not reflect the actual net savings that you will receive; this amount will vary based on your financial situation.

3. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. The discount is offered to holders of a National Bank Platinum credit card. The $567 in annual savings is provided as an example only to illustrate what a holder could save with the offer. It is based on the profile of a client who has the following products: The TotalTM package or equivalent (The TotalTM package is available for a monthly cost of $16 to full-time post-secondary students between the ages of 18 and 24 years old; other accounts also available) and a Student Line of Credit with a $30,000 limit authorized by the Bank with a guarantor.

Savings are calculated as follows: No monthly fee for transactions included in The TotalTM package (annual savings of $192), plus an annual 1.25% rate discount for the Student Line of Credit (annual savings of $375). These savings represent the difference between what a client with the offer and a client without it would pay. Some conditions apply. Potential savings may not reflect the actual net savings that you will receive; this amount will vary based on your financial situation.

4. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. The discount is offered to holders of a National Bank Platinum credit card. The $642 in annual savings is provided as an example only to illustrate what a holder could save with the offer. It is based on the profile of a client who has the following products: The TotalTM package or equivalent (The TotalTM package is available for a monthly cost of $16 to full-time post-secondary students between the ages of 18 and 24 years old; other accounts also available) and a Student Line of Credit with a $30,000 limit authorized by the Bank with a guarantor.

Savings are calculated as follows: No monthly fee for transactions included in The TotalTM package (annual savings of $192), plus an annual 1.50% rate discount for the Student Line of Credit (annual savings of $450). These savings represent the difference between what a client with the offer and a client without it would pay. Some conditions apply. Potential savings may not reflect the actual net savings that you will receive; this amount will vary based on your financial situation.

5. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. The $342 in annual savings is provided as an example only to illustrate what a holder could save with the offer. It is based on the profile of a client who has the following products: The TotalTM package or equivalent (The TotalTM package is available for a monthly cost of $16 to full-time post-secondary students between the ages of 18 and 24 years old; other accounts also available) and a Student Line of Credit with a $30,000 limit authorized by the Bank with a guarantor.

Savings are calculated as follows: No monthly fee for transactions included in The TotalTM package (annual savings of $192), plus an annual 0.50% rate discount for the Student Line of Credit (annual savings of $150). These savings represent the difference between what a client with the offer and a client without it would pay. Some conditions apply. Potential savings may not reflect the actual net savings that you will receive; this amount will vary based on your financial situation.

6. Bank account with chequing privileges. Some services such as statements by mail are not included.

7. Subject to credit approval by National Bank of Canada. Certain conditions apply. Grace period: No interest will be charged on purchases made during the month, provided the client pays the balance in full within twenty-one (21) days of the statement date. This grace period does not apply to cash advances or balance transfers. The minimum payment to be made to the Bank every period will be equal to 2.5% of the account balance plus any overdue amount or $10, whichever is higher (or the account balance if it is lower than $10). If the credit limit is exceeded, the minimum payment required will be 2.5% of the account balance or the amount in excess of the credit limit, whichever is higher. Account statement: A statement is sent monthly.

Examples of credit charges

Example of credit charges over a 30-day period:

Annual interest rate Average balance
  $500 $3,000
22.99% $9.45 $56.69
19.99% $8.22 $49.29
14.5% $5.96 $35.75
8.9% $3.66 $21.95

*Variable interest rate in effect on December 20, 2016.

8. Subject to credit approval by National Bank. Certain conditions apply. A guarantor who satisfies National Bank's criteria may be required. The annual amount is based on your personal budget needs.

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