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Me-to-Me Money Transfer

Easy communication between all your banks.

Moving money from one account to another should be easy and we agree.

Available with your Alterna Bank account, Me-to-Me lets you link all your accounts from different financial institutions so you can transfer funds with ease.

​New! Increased limits for Me-to-Me Transfers for your banking convenience.

​What can you do?

Transfer funds into your account from another financial institution

Send money from your account to an account at another financial institution

Fund new accounts (created through Alterna Bank Online Banking) from external accounts if other financial institutions support it

Download form: Me to Me money transfer authorization form

​NEW! Now you can conveniently set-up recurring and future dated Me-to-Me Money Transfers

Open an account in minutes.

Banking with Alterna is easy.  Let's get you started!

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FAQs

Once you submit your sign up form, it will take about 2 to 3 business days for the Me-to-Me link to be active.

Yes, now you can conveniently set-up recurring and future dated Me-to-Me Money Transfers. Recurring transfers can be made at regular intervals, such as once a day, once a week, once a month or once a year.

Yes – the following limits apply:

  Sending Receiving
Transaction Limit $50,000 $100,000
7 Day Limit $100,000 $250,000
30 Day Limit $250,000 $500,000

Incoming Me-to-Me Transfers are subject to a 5 business day hold.

The following accounts are ineligible for Me-to-Me Transfers:

  • US Dollar Accounts
  • Business and Community Accounts
  • Accounts that require multiple signatures for authorizing transactions 

​Absolutely! Me-to-Me transfers are a fast and convenient way of making a contribution to your RRSP and TFSA eSavings account. However, outgoing Me-to-Me transfers are not available on RRSP eSavings accounts. 

M2M transfers between Alterna Bank and Alterna Savings are now real-time transfers and are subject to a 5 business day hold.  Please give our Contact Centre a call if you need to have the hold adjusted

Please note that due to the real-time transfers between Alterna Bank and Alterna Savings, the Alterna Savings limits are being recognized.  Please give our Contact Centre a call for assistance.