Having an account at Desjardins Bank allows you to make day-to-day transactions easily and at a low cost when spending time in Florida.
If you are a member of a Desjardins caisse, you can open a Desjardins Bank account at your caisse in Quebec. Simply make an appointment at your caisse to apply for an account.
The advantages of opening a Desjardins Bank account at your caisse in Canada are many: your account is already open when you leave for Florida and you can transfer money in advance, you already have your Desjardins Bank Access Card in hand, and more.
You can open an account at Desjardins Bank at any of our Florida branches.
You can fill out one of the following account application forms in advance and bring it with you when you come to the caisse or branch. This will save you time when opening the account.
Documents required to open an account
2 pieces of valid photo ID (e.g., driver's license, provincial health insurance card, passport).
A minimum amount is required to open an account, payable to Desjardins Bank through a funds transfer. The minimum opening balance varies depending on the type of account.
Find out more about Desjardins Bank accounts.