What's new at BlueShore Financial?
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Our downtown branch is moving!
We are very excited to announce that we are moving our downtown branch at Melville and Thurlow to a new location just two blocks away at Pender and Thurlow.
Our Burnaby branch is moving temporarily
Our Burnaby branch, which has served the North Burnaby community and environs for over 30 years, will be undergoing an exciting and extensive renovation. We will be transforming it into our signature Financial Spa® branch design to enhance the delivery of a premium experience to our valued clients.
Changes to our fixed service fees effective Jan 1, 2019
As part of our ongoing review of accounts and fees to ensure they are competitive, reflect the true cost, and aligned to meet client needs, we are making changes to our fixed service fees effective January 1, 2019. These include the introduction of a $10.00 fee per draft for USD Drafts for our US Savings Account, a change to “Supplier Cost + $40” for Safety Deposit Box drilling, a reduction to $50 (down from $100) for full or partial transfer out of RRSP / RRIF / TFSAs, and an introduction of a $75 fee for RRSP / RRIF / TFSA closures.
TFSA contribution limit increases for 2019
The TFSA contribution limit for 2019 is $6,000, up from $5,500 in 2018. With the TFSA limit at $6,000 for next year, the total room available in 2019 for someone who has never contributed and has been eligible for the TFSA since its introduction in 2009 is $63,500.