Little changes can save you thousands on banking
Take advantage of our great promotional offers that could put thousands more dollars in your pocket with Manulife Bank1
Earn 3.35% on all your money
Your hard-earned money could be working harder.
The Globe & Mail called the Advantage Account “the most useful savings account in Canada”.
- George Brown Alumni get our best promotional interest rate
- Earn 3.35% on every dollar for the first 6 months2, and 1.50% after3
- No monthly account fee
- FREE unlimited transactions with a balance of $1,0004
- Easy access to your money at 3700 ABMs and online
- 5 minutes to open an account online
Turn little purchases into 10% cash back
ManulifeMONEY+™ Visa Infinite* Card:
Get cash back plus extensive travel benefits5.
- $99 annual fee waived in 1st year6
- 10% cash back at grocery stores for 3 statements7, 3% after8
- 2% cash back on travel (airlines, hotels and cruises)8
- 1% cash back on everything else8
ManulifeMONEY+™ Visa* Platinum Card:
Get cash back rewards with no annual fee
- 5% cash back at grocery stores for 3 statements9, 2% after10
- 1% on everything else10
Pay off your mortgage faster
Save thousands in interest
Manulife One is an all-in-one mortgage, line of credit and bank account that could help you become debt-free faster!
- Get $1,000 cash back upon mortgage funding11
- Mortgage setup fees covered up to $1,50012
- Every deposit you make immediately reduces your debt and saves you interest
- Consolidate your debt, save thousands and become debt free sooner
Contact Manulife Bank
Manulife Bank provides the banking benefits listed above. If you have any questions about banking benefits, please contact Manulife Bank directly.
Manulife Bank is a member of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC).
*Trademark of Visa Int., used under license.
1 Table of great banking offers & benefits
The savings examples here illustrate the potential first year savings of each Manulife Bank offer for Alumni.
|Savings Category||Spending / Requirements||Cash Back||Annual Savings/Waiver|
|Cash Back on Funding||Min $100,000 mortgage must be advanced||$1,000 deposited to new Manulife One Account|
|No-charge Switching from existing mortgage to Manulife One||Must use Manulife Bank’s title insurance program||
Up to $1,500 in fees covered by Manulife Bank
10% cash back promotion on grocery spend for first 3 statements
$600 / month
|Grocery Store spend: 4th and future statements||
$600 / month
$5,000 / year
|All Other Spending||
$1,500 / month
|First Year Annual Card Fee Waiver||
|First Year Manulife One Fee Waiver||
|Manulife Bank’s Advantage Account|
|No Fee Chequing and Free Banking (min $1000 balance) & 6-month promotional interest rate||Based on a $3000 Balance||
|Total First Year Value||$3,667 (first year)|
** $243 in savings using Manulife’s Advantage Account. The example below shows clients with $3,000 that were distributed between a chequing and savings account at an FI other than Manulife Bank, and shows the potential savings that could be achieved if those same funds were deposited into a Manulife Bank Advantage Account. Clients can also earn an additional $28 during the 6 months they receive the variable annual promotional rate of 1.85%.
|Current banking information||Interest earned||1st year|
|Chequing account: Balance||$1,000.00||Manulife Bank||$45.31|
|Chequing account: Monthly growth||$0.00||Current Bank||$21.10|
|Chequing account: Interest rate||
|Manulife Bank Advantage Account||$24.21|
|Chequing account: Monthly fees (total)||
|Fees charged||1st year|
|Savings account: Balance||
|Savings account: Monthly growth||$0.00||Current bank||$-191.40|
|Savings account: Interest rate||
|Manulife Bank Advantage Account||$191.40|
|Manulife Bank Advantage Account||
|Monthly growth||$0.00||Current Bank||$2,829.70|
|Interest rate||1.50%||Manulife Bank Advantage Account||$215.61|
|Number of withdrawals per month||0|
2 3.35% promotional rate is for a new personal, non-registered, Canadian-dollar Advantage Account. The promotional interest rate is made up of the regular posted annual variable interest rate of 1.50% and the variable annual promotional rate of 1.85%. Interest is calculated daily and paid monthly on net new deposits for the first 182 days (6 months) after account opening to a maximum of $500,000. Any change to the regular interest rate will result in a corresponding change to the promotional interest rate. The offer is limited to one account per client and cannot be combined with other offers. The offer and rates are as of January 7, 2019 and subject to change without notice. Click here for full Terms and Conditions and for our current rates visit manulifebank.ca/rates.
3 1.50%: Interest is calculated on the closing daily balance and paid monthly. Rate as of January 7, 2019. Rate is subject to change without notice. View our current rates for more details.
4 Free Banking with minimum balance: Everyday banking fees for ABM cash withdrawals, Interac direct payments (debit), Interac e-Transfer and bill payments are waived when the account balance is $1,000 or more. All other everyday withdrawal and deposit transactions are free at any balance. Other convenience fees may apply to withdrawals made at ABMs that are not part of THE EXCHANGE® Network. Visit manulifebank.ca for additional details.
The Interac logo and Interac e-Transfer are registered trade-marks of Interac Corp. used under license. THE EXCHANGE® is a registered trademark owned by Fiserv Inc., licensed for use in Canada by FICANEX Services Limited Partnership. Manulife Bank of Canada is an authorized user of the mark.
ManulifeMONEY+ Visa Infinite Card
Travel Insurance Coverage: Insurance is underwritten by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (Manulife) and First North American Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Manulife, P.O. Box 670 Stn Waterloo, ON, N2J 4B8.
6 Fees and interest charges: Annual card fee of $99 will be waived in the first year only based on your account opening date.
7 10% cash back on grocery spend for first 3 statements: You will earn a bonus of an additional 7% cash back, for a total of 10% cash back on the first $2,500 in purchases at merchants classified in the Visa network as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets (Merchant Code: 5411) when those purchases are posted to your account beginning on your account opening date and ending three statements after your account opening date. Purchases may take a few days or more to post to your account depending on the merchant. Purchases made but not yet posted within the three-statement promotional period are not eligible for the bonus. You will earn regular cash back of 3% on purchases at merchants classified as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets after the three-statement promotional period. All other terms of the Manulife Bank Rewards Terms and Conditions that apply to your account continue to apply during this promotional offer. Offer may be changed or extended and cannot be combined with any other offer.
8 Cash back: You will earn 3% cash back on the first $25,000 you spend annually at merchants classified in the Visa network as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets (Merchant Code: 5411). You will earn 2% cash back on the first $25,000 you spend annually at merchants classified in the Visa network as Hotels or Airlines (Merchant Code: 3000-3298, 3501-3833, 4411, 4511, 4722, 7011, 7012). All other purchases earn 1% cash back. The $25,000 annual spending limits will reset to zero on each anniversary of the date you opened your credit card account. Terms, conditions and eligible merchants/merchant categories may change without notice. Cash back is earned on card purchases less returns and not on cash advances, interest, fees, service/transaction charges, balance transfers and payments.
ManulifeMONEY+ Visa Platinum Card
9 5% cash back on grocery spend for first 3 statements: You will earn a bonus of an additional 3% cash back, for a total of 5% cash back on the first $2,000 in purchases at merchants classified in the Visa network as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets (Merchant Code: 5411) when those purchases are posted to your account beginning on your account opening date and ending three statements after your account opening date. Purchases may take a few days or more to post to your account depending on the merchant. Purchases made but not yet posted within the three-statement promotional period are not eligible for the bonus. You will earn regular cash back of 2% on purchases at merchants classified as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets after the three-statement promotional period. All other terms of the Manulife Bank Rewards Terms and Conditions that apply to your account continue to apply during this promotional offer. Offer may be changed or extended and cannot be combined with any other offer.
10 Cash back: You will earn 2% cash back on the first $15,000 you spend annually at merchants classified in the Visa network as Grocery Stores & Supermarkets (Merchant Code: 5411). All other purchases earn 1% cash back. The $15,000 annual spending limit will reset to zero on each anniversary of the date you opened your credit card account. Terms, conditions and eligible merchants/merchant categories may change without notice. Cash back is earned on card purchases less returns and not on cash advances, interest, fees, service/transaction charges, balance transfers and payments.
Get out of debt sooner: A sample calculation on how Manulife One works can be found here.
11 Cash back offer: To qualify for the $1000 cash back, you must:
- Have a minimum initial borrowing amount of $100,000 at the time your account funds.
- Open a new Manulife One account in the first-position (primary lien on the property).
Not eligible are:
- Manulife One accounts opened in a “second position”, where it is not the primary lien on the property;
- small business owner accounts or
- investment properties;
- a roll-in from second to first position;
- a transfer from an existing Manulife One to a new property;
- an increase to an existing Manulife One account;
- a transfer from another existing Manulife Bank mortgage;
- Manulife Bank Select Account / Manulife One for Business Account / Commercial Amortizing Mortgage.
All promotions are subject to the general terms and operating agreement of your Manulife One account. Promotions and offers may change or be withdrawn at any time without notice. If the mortgage is discharged, refinanced, ported or transferred from Manulife Bank within two (2) years of funding for any reason, you must repay the entire $1,000 cash back amount to Manulife Bank. Limit one cash back offer per mortgage term; offer cannot be combined with any other bonus or offer. Other conditions may apply; ask for details.
12 Mortgage set up fee: Property appraisal costs may be covered when you setup a new mortgage with Manulife Bank. Manulife Bank covers the lender title insurance fees involved in switching to a Manulife One account when you use our title insurance program. This does not apply to purchase transactions. Ask your Manulife Bank representative for details (excludes any penalties or discharge fees).