Interac e-Transfer®

Interac e-Transfer®

 e-Transfer allows members to email or text money to anyone with an email address or mobile phone number and bank account in Canada without sharing any personal or financial information.  It is a great alternative to cheques and cash.

Interac e-Transfers are a simply, convenient and secure way to send and receive money from one bank account to another.  All you need is access to online banking or mobile banking through your financial institution.

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Ways to Use

You can use Interac e-Transfer® to send money in minutes to anyone with an email address and an account at a participating Canadian credit union or bank. The process is simple, convenient and secure. It's a great alternative to cheques and cash.

With Interac e-Transter® you can...

  • Send money to children at college
  • Send gifts to friends and family
  • Pay your rent electronically
  • Pay for items purchased online or at garage sales
  • Settle a bill with a friend
  • And much, much more...the possibilities are endless


  • Send and receive money directly from and to your existing bank account
  • There's no need to share personal or financial information, allowing you to keep your address, phone number and account information private
  • A security question protects your transfer from being deposited by unintended recipients
  • Email carries the notification, so no need to get stamps or to find a mailbox

Is it Safe?

With Interac e-Transfer®, your money never actually travels by email. Email is only used to notify the recipient and to provide them with instructions on how to deposit money. Eagle River Credit Union and your recipient's financial institution transfer funds using established and secure banking procedures.

Learn More and Demos

View the Interac e-Transfers website and demo

Interac Auto Deposit

Autodeposit Feature

Autodeposit is a feature within the Interac e-Transfer® service where you can register your email address(es) to have funds deposited directly into your account, without having to answer a security question. The sender is made aware before initiating a transfer that the recipient is registered for Autodeposit.

Interac Request Money

Request Money Feature

Request Money is a feature within the Interac e-Transfer® service where money can be requested from anyone in Canada within the security of your online banking or mobile banking application. Money can be requested using email or text messaging. When your request is fulfilled, you will receive notification once the funds are available in your account.

Important: In order to have these new features on your device, you must upgrade your apps.

  • Members can use Interac e-Transfer to send up to $3,000 per transaction, $10,000 per week and $20,000 per month to other people.
  • For pricing information, click here.
  • For additional information on the security and capabilities of Interac e-Transfer, click here to read more.
Note: Before completing an e-Transfer, please read the Direct Services Agreement for details on terms and conditions of use.

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