A head start on savings and handling money is a head start on life. The Sure Start account is a student bank account that can be the first step in providing opportunities for your children to learn about managing money, and start growing their savings.

  • Get a cash bonus on opening the account


The Sure Start account is designed for children aged 17 and under, though an adult is required as a joint account holder. 

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  • Interest is calculated quarterly and paid semi-annually
  • Attractive tiered interest rate structure earns higher yields as the balance grows
  • No monthly charge
  • Withdrawals can be made anytime with no penalty
  • Government withholding tax is applicable where regulations stipulate


View the fees and charges associated with this account.

Schedule of Charges

Children ages 12 – 17 can also access their account with the CIBC FirstCaribbean Visa Debit Classic card. Get FREE transactions at CIBC ATMs.

Children can also bank anytime, anywhere with our Online Banking and Mobile App!



Online Banking & Mobile App
  • Withdrawals can be made anytime with no penalty
  • Parents are required to be present when withdrawals are being made by a minor

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