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At Coastal Community, you and Island communities come first.

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We're here to help

At Coastal Community, you and Island communities come first.

  Learn More   

We're here for you

At Coastal Community, you and
Island communities come first. 

  Why Join   

Accessing the services you need 

We remain very committed to helping you meet your financial and insurance needs, and keeping you informed during all phases of COVID-19. Here are the ways you can access the services you need, while protecting our team and you.



Manage your finances through many self-serve options, or connect with our experts



Manage your finances through many self-serve options, or connect with our experts 


Home & Auto Insurance

Renew or make changes to your existing policy via phone or chat with our experts



Renew your Autoplan, defer payments and access driver’s licensing directly through ICBC



Receive personalized financial advice and support through our team of qualified experts 


The Annual GREAT THINGS photo contest is back

We invite you to submit photos of your favourite places around Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands.

How can we help you today?

No matter what your need, goal or life stage, we're here to help improve your financial health. ​

For your financial health

Our Learning Centre is dedicated to providing our members and communities with content focused on improving financial health.

Relief for seniors with RRIFs

To help seniors with RRIFs, there have been changes to minimum withdrawal amounts. Learn about the measures put in place to help seniors during these uncertain times. 

Learn about the RRIF relief options >

COVID-19 Updates

In light of ongoing developments regarding COVID-19 (novel coronavirus, we wanted to update you on what we're doing to ensure health & well-being of you & our employees.

Learn the steps we're taking during the ongoing situation >

Protect yourself from COVID-19 scams

Even in difficult times, scammers never miss a chance to target vulnerable people. Learn how you can ensure fraudsters don't take advantage of you. 

Here's a few tips to keep you safe >



It's such a relief to know this help is available for families

Meet Caylee McCaw. Her family used the Bear Essentials program to get financial support for:

 Travel costs for specialist appointments off the Island for Caylee

 A speech and language course in Vancouver

 A special tandem bike for Caylee and her mom

Learning Centre

Whether it's saving for the future, improving your credit history, or managing your money, Coastal Community has the resources to help you achieve financial wellness.


What is phishing & how can I protect myself?

Phishing attempts try to make you believe a deceptive request (like a password reset)  is legitimate.

Learn how to prevent phishing > 


3 steps to make Interac e-Transfers even safer

Increase your peace of mind by setting up security alerts to monitor your money.

Learn how to send & receive money safely >


3 retirement savings tools

These free online calculators can help you figure out how to retire in comfort.

Find out how much you'll need for retirement >


No medical insurance at work? You have options

If you don’t have health insurance through work, personal insurance can fill any gaps in your provincial coverage. 

Learn about individual medical insurance plans >

Why bank with us?

Be a part of something more. We're a 100% member-owned and Island-based organization, committed to the financial health of you and our communities.


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Given to local communities



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