How Interac® e-Transfer works

Sending an Interac e-Transfer: Step-by-Step

  1. Login to online banking
  2. Create a profile for yourself with your email address and/or mobile phone number, if you have not already done so
  3. Under 'Transfers' select 'Send Interac e-Transfer'
  4. Select a recipient, or add a new recipient, by entering the person's name or business name, plus an email address and/or mobile number
  5. Choose if the recipient will receive an email and/or text message
  6. Create a security question and answer which only you and the recipient know
  7. Add a personal message, if you wish (optional) but don't include the answer to the security question
  8. Select an account from which to take the money from and enter the amount
  9. Send the Interac e-Transfer (your account will be debited the transfer amount immediately)

Receiving an Interac e-Transfer: Step-by-Step

  1. When someone sends you money you will receive an email or text message or both
  2. Click on the link and you'll be taken to a secure Interac website
  3. Follow the instructions on the site to select “Credit Union in BC” then select Revelstoke Credit Union (RCU) and click 'Deposit'. You will be redirected to our online banking login screen
  4. Login with your member number and access code, as you normally would
  5. Answer the security question sent by the sender and accept the transfer
  6. Select the account where you wish to deposit the money. That’s it! Done!

Need more information? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions

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Interac eTransfer Service Fees

Send an Interac eTransfer * $1.50

* Send ten free per month on flat fee package accounts

Receive an Interac eTransfer FREE
Cancel an Interac eTransfer FREE

Applicable service fees are processed at month-end with regular fees, and will appear on your month-end account statement. This applies to "pay-as-you-go" accounts or flat fee package accounts.