Become a Forge Community Contributor

Rapidly expand your customer base across Canada’s credit union system.

Who are we?

Central 1 is the payments and digital banking provider for Canada’s credit unions. We are known for our innovation, powering progress for hundreds of financial institutions and millions of their customers every day – and we’ve been doing it for over 75 years.

Forge Community provides your Fintech with exclusive access to hundreds of Forge clients – helping you to grow your acquisition pipeline and our clients to optimize their digital experience.

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Why become a Forge Community Contributor?

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Streamlined integration

Scale your business faster. With a single, cost-effective integration to Forge Community, you can access our entire ecosystem of clients.

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Frictionless data access

Connect once to Forge Community and gain access to any Participant’s data (with their permission) to power and personalize the output of your solution.

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Optimized sales efforts

Get a head start on business development. We provide promotional support, spotlighting your Fintech and its solution in our client communications.

Meet some of our Forge Participants

Forge Community connects over 140 credit unions across Canada with Fintech innovators like you to enhance their digital offering.

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How to get started

Onboarding to the Forge Community is as easy as:

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Want to learn more about becoming Forge Community Contributor?

Don’t hesitate to reach out. We’ll be happy to share more information and answer any questions you may have.

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