As one of Canada's largest credit unions, Westminster Savings is dedicated to providing full financial services to the residents of Metro Vancouver.
At Westminster Savings, we exist to serve the needs of our customers and help advise, empower and enable them so they can achieve their most important goals, however large or small they may be.
Westminster Savings exists to advise, empower and enable customers to achieve their most important goals.
Working with us is never just a "yes" or "no" situation because we know that life and business aren't like that either. So we provide great tools, products and information so our customers can move forward confidently.
People working together to enrich the lives of our customers.
- We will reinvent what it means to be a truly valued financial partner
- We will earn the right to be our customer's number-one choice
- We will create truly personalized financial solutions and celebrated customer experiences
- We will create advocates by exceeding the individual expectations of each customer
Enriching people's lives is a vision we collectively pursue every day by looking beyond accounts, rates, products and services to ensure we continuously deliver real and tangible value to our customers.
Our core values
- Integrity: We act with honesty and fairness
- Caring: We consider the needs of our customers, employees and community
- Innovation: We seek to improve on what we do every day
- Teamwork: We work together to achieve common goals
- Passion for Excellence: We strive for the highest level of both personal and team achievement
We help our customers achieve a better balance in life by helping them achieve a better balance financially.
|Established:||October 19, 1944|
|Subsidiaries:||WS Leasing Ltd. (vehicle leasing), Mercado Capital Corporation (equipment leasing), Westminster Savings Financial Planning Ltd.|
|Charitable Foundation:||Westminster Savings Foundation (assets: $9.2 million)|
|Head Office:||New Westminster, B.C.|
|Branches:||12 branches, located in Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Cloverdale, Surrey, Langley and White Rock, plus one Commercial Services branch|
|Member Service Centre:||604-517-0100|
|On the Internet:||www.wscu.com|
|ATMs:||21, all located at our branches (find an atm)|
|President and CEO:||Gavin Toy|
|Board Chair:||Bill Brown|
(Current as of April 16, 2015)
2016 Press Releases
January 18, 2016 - Previously under-served families with young children in South Vancouver's Fraserlands area will be able to access support in 2016 through a drop-in program, thanks to a $20,000 grant from the Westminster Savings Foundation. Read more
January 14, 2016 - When it comes to saving money, are you a safe-spender, an improvisor or an optimist? Westminster Savings Credit Union is offering a "What's your SAVEonality" quiz to help Canadians find out. Read more
Click here to see all of our past press releases.
Corporate Reports & Official Notices
This year, we have transitioned to online versions of our corporate reports to help reduce our environmental footprint. You can view the reports in pdf format by clicking on the links below. If you experience any difficulty in accessing the reports, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 604-517-0100 or 1-877-506-0100.
Read the Westminster Savings Annual Report for a detailed account of the initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2014.
Read the Westminster Savings Management Discussion and Analysis and Audited Consolidated Financial Statements for a detailed accounting of the financial, administrative and management initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2014.
The Corporate Governance Report outlines the initiatives undertaken by Westminster Savings in 2014 to ensure that the management of the credit union is responsible, transparent and capable.
Westminster Savings has been working in 2014 to make the communities where we live and work better places for everyone. Read about those efforts in the Westminster Savings Foundation Report.