News & Press Releases
New webinar recordings now available!
New Mastercard offer for Business cards. Valid August 1 to October 31
The future is brighter for your business when you have the right business card. And we’re here to support our valued business members with two great offers when you apply for a Collabria credit card for your business*.
- Enjoy 5.9% balance transfers for 6 months1 to help your business save.
- 50% more reward points2 at select merchants3 to reap rewards faster.
Earn 50% More Rewards on Your Credit Card! Valid August 1 to October 31
Whenever you use your Collabria credit card, you automatically earn reward points that can be redeemed for cash, travel, event tickets, gift cards and more. And here, we’re always looking for ways to help you earn more rewards.
Credit Card News!
As of July 14 you will be able to link directly to your Collabria Mastercard from your online account. Plus you will be able to see the past 90 days of transactions without needing to log into MyCardInfo! Learn more about UCU's Collabria Mastercard offering.
Federal relief measures
We've posted an extensive listing of various feredal releif mesarues that are available to our members. You can access the chart here: Federal Relief Measures.
Update to CEBA eligibility - page updated July 24
The Federal Government has announced its intent to expand the CEBA program so that more small firms will be able to access it. More details regarding the expansion and the timing of implementation are still to come. However, the government did announce that the program will be made available to sole proprietors receiving income directly from their businesses, businesses that rely on contractors, and family-owned corporations that pay employees through dividends rather than payroll. The government is working on solutions for new businesses who have not yet filed a tax return, and businesses operating out of personal bank accounts. Read more on the Canada Emergency Business Account page.
Apply for CEBA online at UCU now!
You can now apply for the CEBA loan online through your UCU business account. Read more on the Canada Emergency Business Account page.
Great Debit Card News!
We have temporarily increased the cumulative daily spend limit for Interac Flash/contactless debit transactions (Tap) from $200 to $400. The per transaction contactless limit remains at $100.
CEBA News and Updates
UCU is now accepting applications for CEBA loans. Read more here: Canada Emergency Business Account.
For updates on measures taken by UCU in response to the COVID-19 emergency, please visit the following pages:
CRA Direct Deposit now available at UCU
You can now sign up for CRA direct deposit or change your account information via our online banking site. Read more here: CRA Direct Deposit.