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​When it comes to Small Business and Banking, ​Good is better.

​It’s not about big. It’s about better. And what’s better? Simplicity. Speed. And ease. That’s how your small business runs. That’s how we run. Our digital bank is already winning awards and accolades for our innovative personal banking. Let’s see what we can do for your business.

​Good is freedom.


​Freedom is the biggest reason for starting a small business. Freedom to decide. Freedom to act. Freedom to chart your success. Yourbank shouldn’t get in the way.

At Alterna, our fully digital Small Business Banking Solution lets you focus on your business, not yourbanking. So now you’re free from the typical pain points.

No wasting time to get there, no need to dress up to impress, no more redtape. It’s a new day in banking.

​Good is hassle-free.

​Joining is fast and easy. And that’s just the beginning. From your mobile device you have access to Alterna Bank 24/7.

Whether youneed to make a payment in the next five minutes or you’re dealing with an overseas manufacturer at two in the morning, we are hereto help.

​Everything you need to bank is on your phone. On your time. On your terms.

​​Good is value.

Here’s what you get. Our day-to-day Small Business eChequing account is $5 a month or free when you keep a minimum daily balance of $3,000 throughout the month. Unlimited electronic transactions and six monthly e-Transfers. Business Fee Schedule Special pricing on merchant services.

Competitive lending rates and flexible credit solutions. That’s quick access to money when you need it. And because your time is valuable, we’ve streamlined the experience to focus on core business services. So you get what you need faster.

​Good is knowing you.

​We have a long-standing history of supporting small business and entrepreneurs through our award-winning Micro Finance program.

Whether you’re just starting out or looking for a better banking solution, we believe everyone should have the tools to achieve financial success, without having to stand in line.

​Good is innovation.

​We’re at the forefront of innovation. In personal banking, we introduced Canada’s first end-to-end digital mortgage. Now we’reapplying that kind of thinking to your business.

​We’re proud to partner with leading-edge fintech companies who bring expertise inaccount opening and integrated transactions. Bottom line, you can expect a seamless experience.

​Good is a promise.

​At Alterna Bank, we promise to keep innovating to make your banking experience even better. We promise to play fair -- no bait and switch to get your business -- we will happily earn it. And we promise to keep earning it. Finally, we promise to be the champion ofsmall business everywhere. Because the impact you make, makes all the difference. 

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Small Business eChequing ​Account

We are here for you.

Welcome to the bank that actually puts customers before profits and who is winning customers with service, products and total transparency that truly puts the good in banking.

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