Valley First

US Dollar Account

This account is for you if:

  • you write cheques in US dollars.
  • you want to earn interest in US dollars.
  • you have better things to do than worry about exchange rates. Like travel.

Freeno monthly
account fee

4free debit


Account Details

4 free debit transactions per month, including:

  • A FREE basic US account that pays tiered daily interest
  • The money held in your US account is in US dollars
  • Cheque clearing
  • Other debits and pre-authorized payments

Additional Features & Benefits

  • eStatement or paper statement available
  • Plus, you can rest easy knowing that your deposits are 100% guaranteed†


†The Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia, a statutory corporation, fully guarantees all BC credit union deposits. Credit Union equity shares and investments such as mutual funds or RSP equity plans are not covered by deposit insurance.


Monthly Fee
Tiered interest rate
Cheque clearing $1.00
Other debits & pre-authorized payments $1.00
Transaction fees are charged in U.S. dollars.
Electronic bill payments, ATM transactions and Interac® direct payments are not available.


Here is an easy access document that includes everything you need to know about the terms and conditions for this account. Read more (PDF).

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