Small Business

Overview

You work hard for your money, and it should work hard for you. As the engine that drives the Canadian economy, the viability of these businesses is paramount to Canada’s economic success. We’re here to help. 

We can help at every stage

We are here for all your business needs

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Accounts

Whether you own a start-up, small or medium business or commercial business, we can help you find the best bank account for your needs. Alterna business accounts are tailored to support your day-to-day needs and help your business grow.

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Borrowing

If you’re an entrepreneur or small business owner looking for the right financial products and services to help you grow and manage your business, we’ve got what you’re looking for.

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Cash Management 

We offer flexible cash flow management options to help you run your business more efficiently - receive payments, pay vendors/government, deposit cash and replenish ATM cash.

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Our business banking specialists can provide you with the specific advice you need.

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How to register a Business in Ontario


Starting your own business is exciting but takes careful planning. One of the first steps will be to register your business.

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Expenses you can claim for your home-based business

If you own a business and use your home as your primary workplace, you may be able to deduct certain business expenses from your income tax.

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How to get access to your money for your business

Whether you are a start-up, if your business is expanding, or you need credit to cover cash shortages, we have options to help.

How can we help your business grow...

Interested in a completely digital business banking solution?

Check out our Small Business Banking Solution offered exclusively to you by our digital bank, Alterna Bank.

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Your financial well-being comes first

Welcome to a better way to bank. Our knowledgeable team puts your financial well-being first with good, caring and transparent advice while offering all the products and services you need.