3. How to Use StartMyRESP

How to Start My RESP on SmartSAVER.org

  1. The online application will take about 10 minutes to complete.
  2. SmartSAVER will send your information to the Financial Institution you choose.
  3. Your Financial Institution will contact you to meet.
  4. When you meet, you'll show your ID and sign your application.
    You will not be charged any fees. You can start the account with $0.
  5. Your Financial Institution will send your completed application to the Government. If you're approved for the Canada Learning Bond, the money will be deposited into your new RESP.

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