Alterna Savings

Title Sponsor

Alterna Savings and Alterna Bank, also known as Alterna Financial Group, has been serving members for over a century. Our roots run deep as a financial co-operative, and we’ve come a long way over the years.

Everything you need for your financial well-being is available at Alterna Savings. Chequing and savings accounts that work for you, and suit your lifestyle. Personal loans, mortgages, retirement and investment products backed by expert advice to help you meet your goals. As an Alterna Savings member, you’ll have access to banking at home and abroad whenever you need it through our telephone banking and online banking services, as well as our worldwide ABM networks.

 

Government of Ontario

Platinum Sponsor

Ontario's vibrant multiculturalism and varied landscapes make this a great place to live and to visit. Find out more about Ontario’s people, places, and history.

Ontario is a study in contrasts. The varied landscape includes the vast, rocky and mineral-rich Canadian Shield, which separates the fertile farmland in the south and the grassy lowlands of the north.

Here are some key facts about Ontario:

  • Ontario’s more than 250,000 lakes contain about one-fifth of the world's fresh water
  • in summer, temperatures can soar above 30°C (86°F), while in winter they can drop below -40°C (-40°F)
  • Ontario's industries range from cultivating crops, to mining minerals, to manufacturing automobiles, to designing software and leading-edge technology
  • cultures from around the world thrive and are celebrated in Ontario with festivals such as Caribbean Carnival, Oktoberfest and the Canadian Aboriginal Festival
  • travellers can enjoy the many experiences Ontario has to offer, from a wilderness expedition in the north, to a "shop till you drop into your theatre seat" city excursion