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: $8 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.|
|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 January 16, 2013)
2015 Press Releases
March 4, 2015 - Two innovative programs encouraging youth with cerebral palsy to enjoy artistic and physical expression have received a $5,000 grant from the Westminster Savings Foundation.Read more
February 25, 2015 - Budding young circus performers in the Tri-Cities will continue to have an opportunity to learn new "Big Top" skills, thanks in part to a $5,400 grant to ACCESS Outreach Society's ACRiX program from the Westminster Savings Foundation.Read more
February 18, 2015 - Westminster Savings Foundation donates $10,000 to Special Olympics British Columbia. Read more
February 13, 2015 - Employees and members help Westminster Savings choose charity recipients through their "Choose Your Charity Challenge". Read more
January 28, 2015 - Westminster Savings Credit Union and Prospera Credit Union Mutually Agree to Cease Merger Discussions - Read more
January 26, 2015 - A Boys and Girls Club of South Coast BC program in Langley that focuses on physical activities, nutritious snacks and a healthy cooking for children has received a $10,000 grant from Westminster Savings Credit Union (Westminster Savings). Read more
Click here to see all of our past press releases.
Corporate Reports & Official Notices
2013 Corporate Reports & Official Notices
The Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements also contains the Independent Auditor's Report, Nominations Committee Report and the Report of the Board of Directors.
Read the Westminster Savings Annual Report for a detailed account of the initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2013.
2013 Management Discussion & Analysis, Audited Consolidated Financial Statements, and the Five-Year Review
Read the Westminster Savings Management Discussion & Analysis, Audited Consolidated Financial Statements, and the Five-Year Review for a detailed accounting of the financial, administrative and management initiatives undertaken by the credit union in 2013.
The Corporate Governance Report outlines the initiatives undertaken by Westminster Savings in 2013 to ensure that the management of the credit union is responsible, transparent and capable.
Westminster Savings has been working in 2013 to make the communities where we live and work better places for everyone. Read about those efforts in the Westminster Savings Foundation Report.