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Latest updates

April 06, 2020 | Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) [+]

Direct deposit is the quickest way to receive the Benefit payment in your bank account.

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March 31, 2020 | Getting through these extraordinary times, together [+]

March 26, 2020 | Reducing opening hours [+]

In order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Laurentian Bank is reducing opening hours at its branches and points of service.

March 24, 2020 | Increase in the payWave payment limit [+]

Laurentian Bank has announced an increase in the contactless payment (payWave) limit for Laurentian Bank Visa cardholders.

March 23, 2020 | Temporary closure of some branches [+]

In line with the provincial government’s guidelines, some branches located in shopping centres will temporarily close until May 1, 2020.

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March 18, 2020 | Measures to support our Personal and Business customers [+]

March 14, 2020 | Message from President and CEO François Desjardins [+]

Our teams are here to help you

Like you, we’ve been closely monitoring the unique and ever-changing global health crisis. We are committed to being there for you, our customers, however the situation unfolds, and our team is ready to do whatever it takes to support you.

True to our mission to help our customers improve their financial health, our team of professionals is there to guide and assist you in understanding everything that is happening and help for a better financial future.

Financial measures to help you

Our commitment to support you financially

Laurentian Bank Financial Group (LBCFG) is committed to supporting its personal and business customers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since everyone’s situation is unique, we will work to find solutions on a case-by-case basis, and customers may be eligible for relief measures including mortgage interest deferrals for up to 3 months and personal loans.

Relief Measures for Personal Customers [-]

Payment deferral for 3 months

We invite personal customers who are having difficulty making payments on their loans, mortgages or other credit products to contact us. As everyone’s situation is unique, we will carefully review on a case-by-case basis and relief measures may be available– such as mortgage and personal loans capital and interest deferrals for up to 3 months.

In addition, no fees will be charged for payment deferrals or for debit card transactions that are refused due to insufficient funds.

Government support measure
Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) for Salaried and Self-Employed Workers [-]

Between March 15 and October 3, 2020, individuals who have lost their job due to the COVID-19 virus are entitled to receive temporary financial assistance from the Government of Canada. The benefit in the amount of $2,000 is deposited every four weeks into a bank account. This is equivalent to $500 per week over a maximum period of 16 weeks.
For more information
Steps to follow to register for direct deposit [+]

Relief Measures for Business Customers [+]

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Please talk to your advisor, account manager or contact us at 1-800-252-1846. We’ll evaluate which solutions tailored to your situation.

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Personal Customers

Our teams are here and ready to help and advise you with your financial needs during regular business hours. Banking transactions, financial services and advisory services can now be completed by phone.

Business Customers

Our teams are here and ready to help you and advise you with your financial needs during normal business hours. We have implemented several measures to facilitate your remote transactions.

If you do business with a branch: If you are doing business with an Account Manager at a business centre:

Note that access is limited at certain branches and opening hours have been reduced

Our branches located in a shopping mall are temporary closed. In addition, the opening hours to visit a branch have been reduced to between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. across the entire network.

Use our branch locator tool to find out branch business hours and the phone number to reach your advisor or your account manager.

Use our electronic services 24/7

To ensure everyone’s safety, we strongly encourage you to do your banking transactions from the comfort of your own home using the following solutions:

  • Laurentian Bank and THE EXCHANGE Network® of automated banking machines
  • LBCDirect electronic services, available online or by phone
  • Our Telebanking Centre can be reached by dialing 1 800 252-1846 every day, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Due to the exceptional situation we’re experiencing right now, the wait time to talk to an agent may be longer than usual. We appreciate your patience.


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Beware of phishing scams

How to protect yourself from scams

During this pandemic, there are scammers looking to take advantage of the situation. Beware of fraudulent emails trying to trick you into revealing your personal information or clicking on links or attachments containing malware.

Here how to spot a scam to avoid becoming a victim:

If you believe you have been a victim of fraud or phishing, please contact our Fraud Prevention Centre (514-284-7570 or 1-800-263-8980).