Island Savings

Mobile Banking

Bank anytime, anywhere with our mobile device options—access your account with our Mobile App, Mobile Web or using text banking. Just one more way Island Savings is keeping it simple.

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Overview

Getting Started

 

Apple® App

Made for your iPhone®, iPad® or iPod® Touch—our mobile app provides you with free 24-hour access to your account and uses your device's built-in functions to provide an even better banking experience.

 

 

Android™ App

Use our Mobile Banking Android™ App for all your banking needs, anytime, anywhere. Check your account information, transfer money, pay bills and schedule transactions—all from your Android™ device! Plus, you'll have quick access to our rates and branch contact information.

 

Other Mobile Banking Options

Mobile Web
Mobile Web allows you to access your account information and make transactions from your phone's web browser. Optimized for mobile use, our mobile web service provides fast, free, and secure access to your accounts. View more information on the "Mobile Web" tab on this page.

SMS Text Banking
Text Banking is a free service which allows you to quickly request and receive your account information via text message. You won't need to sign in and it's just as secure as our other banking services. View more information on the "Text Banking" tab on this page.

Apple

Mobile App for iPhone® / iPad®

Use the Island Savings Mobile Banking app for all your banking needs, anytime, anywhere. Check your account information, transfer money, pay bills and schedule transactions - all from your iPhone®, iPod Touch®, or iPad®! Plus, you'll have quick access to our rates and branch contact information.

 

Features

  • Check account balances
  • View transaction history
  • Track your spending and budgets
  • Deposit cheques
  • Navigate with ease using our side menu
  • Transfer funds between Island Savings accounts
  • Send and receive Interac e-Transfers® – import your contacts to make sending money easier
  • Pay bills
  • Add and manage your account Alerts
  • Set up recurring bill payments
  • Set up recurring transfers
  • Add/delete bill payees
  • Calculators
  • Schedule transactions
  • Check rates
  • Contact us securely
  • Locate nearby branches and ding-free ATMs
  • Get details on insurance coverage options for auto, home, travel & business
  • Access details about our Referral Perks® loyalty program
  • Get details on events we're supporting in your community
  • View help, privacy, and security information

Benefits

  • It's simple to use
  • You can download it for free*
  • It's fully compatible with iPhone®, iPod Touch®, and iPad®
  • You can access the app using your existing online banking login credentials
  • You can use QuickView for quick access to your account information, without having to login

*You may incur service charges for various online services depending on the type of account you have. In addition, your mobile carrier may charge you for using your mobile device to access the services provided by the Island Savings mobile app.

Access

Access is available to all First West Credit Union Island Savings division members who currently use our online banking service. If you're not a member, no problem—simply apply for membership online. If you're already a member, but you don't have online banking access, you can contact any Island Savings branch and we'll set up your access right away. To login, you'll need your Member Number and your Personal Access Code (PAC).

 

Android

Mobile App for Android™

Use our Mobile Banking App for Android™ for all your banking needs, anytime, anywhere. Check your account information, transfer money, deposit cheques, pay bills and schedule transactions—all from your Android™ device! Plus, you'll have quick access to our rates and branch contact information.

 

Features

  • Check account balances
  • View transaction history
  • Track your spending and budgets
  • Deposit cheques
  • Navigate with ease using our side menu
  • Transfer funds between Island Savings accounts
  • Send and receive Interac e-Transfers® – import your contacts to make sending money easier
  • Pay bills
  • Add and manage your account Alerts
  • Set up recurring bill payments
  • Set up recurring transfers
  • Add/delete bill payees
  • Calculators
  • Schedule transactions
  • Check rates
  • Contact us securely
  • Locate nearby branches and ding-free ATMs
  • Get details on insurance coverage options for auto, home, travel & business
  • Access details about our Referral Perks® loyalty program
  • Get details on events we're supporting in your community
  • View help, privacy, and security information

Please note: If your Android™ device has a back button beside the home button, it acts as a “back” feature to go to the previous pages in the App, similar to a browser back button.

Benefits

  • It's simple to use
  • You can download it for free*
  • It's fully compatible with Android™ devices running Android Kit-Kat 4.4 or later.
  • You can access the app using your existing online banking login credentials
  • You can use QuickView for quick access to your account information, without having to login

*You may incur service charges for various online services depending on the type of account you have. In addition, your mobile carrier may charge you for using your mobile device to access the services provided by the Island Savings Mobile App.

Access

Access is available to all First West Credit Union Island Savings division members who currently use our online banking service. If you're not a member, no problem—simply contact any Island Savings branch to set up a new membership and you'll be set up with access right away. To login, you'll need your Member Number and your Personal Access Code (PAC).

 

Permissions Requested

The current permissions for our Android™ App are:

  • Take pictures and videos—used for the Deposit Anywhere™ mobile cheque deposit feature.

  • Approximate location and precise location—used for the find Branch/ATM feature.
  • Full network access—used to connect to the Internet in order for the app to function.
  • View network connection—allows the app to select the best connectivity to operate the app by viewing the types of Internet connectivity available to the Android® phone when the mobile banking app is being used.

Mobile Web

Mobile Web for Smart Phones

With Island Savings Mobile Banking you can bank anywhere, anytime. Our online banking website has been optimized for your smartphone, so that you can securely access it while you're on-the-go.

Features

With mobile banking for smart phones, you can:

  • Check account balance
  • View transaction history
  • Transfer funds between accounts
  • Send Interac® e-Transfers
  • Pay bills
  • Schedule transactions
  • Check rates
  • Locate branches and ATMs
  • Contact us

Access

You need to have access to online banking and must have logged into it at least once prior to using mobile banking.  Once you have logged in from a desktop computer, simply visit www.islandsavings.ca/m from your smart phone browser.

Text Banking

SMS Text Banking

Features

  • Account Balance—To check your account balance, simply text BAL to MONEY (66639). Within moments, you will receive a text message with your account balance information.

  • All Account Balances—To check all of your account balances, simply text BAL ALL to MONEY (66639). You'll receive a text message with the balance information for all your selected accounts.

  • Transaction History—To view your recent account activity, simply text ACT to MONEY (66639). You'll receive a text message with the five most recent transactions on your account.

  • To make things even simpler, you can save the short code MONEY (66639) in your phone for quick and easy access. You can even save your text messages and simply resend for future use.

Benefits

Mobile banking gives you real-time access to your accounts wherever you happen to be. Just send a quick text message to your account and you'll receive a message back. It's fast, it's easy and it's free.*

Mobile banking works on all text-enabled phones. It doesn't matter what kind of cell phone you have, as long as you can send and receive text messages.

Check your balances and recent account activity from anywhere you can get a signal—instantly. You'll get the account information you want, when you need it, without having to find a computer. Have complete peace of mind with the ability to check what's going on in your account.

Your personal information is always secure - the only details transmitted will be your account balance or recent account activity. Even if you lose your phone, no one can make changes to your account, steal funds, or see your personal and financial information. And, it's quick and easy to cancel mobile banking if needed.

Access

To go mobile, all you need is access to online banking. Don't have it? Contact your branch to sign up today.

If you're already an online banking user:

  1. Login to your online banking account
  2. Click on Account Services then Manage Mobile Banking
  3. Click "Register your phone for mobile banking"
  4. Enter your mobile phone information
  5. You'll receive a text message with your passcode
  6. Confirm your passcode and select the accounts you want to access with mobile banking

*Standard text messaging rates may apply depending on your provider and plan.

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iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. Apple Inc. is not a sponsor or participant of Mobile Banking for Island Savings.

Android is a trademark of Google Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. Google Inc. is not a sponsor or participant of Mobile Banking for Island Savings.