GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & ADVOCACY
Our Association’s input is often sought by all three levels of government, by regulators and by key decision makers. As such, CMBA-BC is able to represent the collective voice of our members on matters of policy, taxation and business practices.
As an Individual Member with CMBA-BC, you will have an ally working in your best interest on matters of legislative reform, self-regulation, personal mortgage broker corporations, fee issues, disclosures, mortgage investment and mortgage syndication issues, the regulatory enforcement processes, regulation of bank broker reps and a host of other issues.
PREFERRED PRICING ON CMBA-BC NETWORKING & EDUCATION EVENTS
CMBA-BC hosts networking and education all over the province and throughout the year. We connect your local community to its affiliate partners for an opportunity to connect and grow your business.
PREFERRED PRICING ON CMBA-BC PRACTICAL EDUCATION
Our Association organizes practical education for new and experienced brokers alike. Members receive preferred pricing on the Designated Individual Course, which is focused on equipping aspiring or current managers with the tools and information required to lead a Mortgage Brokerage. Members also receive preferred pricing when attending MBIBC Expert Speaker Series sessions.
TOOLS & RESOURCES
Tools and resources available to members include:
- Enhanced cost of credit disclosure
- Debt consolidation tools
- Pre-payment penalty calculator
CANADIAN MORTGAGE BROKER MAGAZINE
Each quarter, Members receive a complimentary issue of Canadian Mortgage Broker Magazine. This leading industry publication features the latest news impacting Mortgage Brokers, plus regulatory updates, business insights, lender directories and more.
The CMBA-BC Member Directory is prominently featured on our website. This page is searchable by consumers who are looking for a Mortgage Broker. Members are able to manage their online profile to reflect their area of expertise, company and city.
ERRORS & OMISSIONS INSURANCE
MEDICAL & DENTAL PROGRAM
CMBA-BC Members who have existing coverage or those who are currently not covered contact Granville West Group for competitive rates & dynamic coverage. Singles, Family or offices of 10 or more all have access to plans varying from Basic at $85.65 to Enhanced Family at $230.17.
Brian Ganden, CFP GBA
Employee Benefits Consultant
1425-1075 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 3C9
Phone 604-687-4758 l Cell 604-340-8064 l Fax 604-688-3385
Fees & Payment Options
CMBA-BC Annual Membership – $208.95 incl. GST
Monthly automatic recurring – $19.50 incl. GST
FREE JOB POSTINGS
Corporate Members are able to post employment opportunities free of charge on our Careers page. This page will be available for viewing by members and non-members alike.
MEMBERSHIP FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS
CMBA-BC Corporate Membership – $628.95 incl. GST
The CMBA-BC and the MBIBC are pleased to offer the MBI credentialing program. The MBI is a certification and credential standard available to registered mortgage brokers in British Columbia. It will allow qualified Mortgage Brokers to use the credential ‘MBI’ or Mortgage Brokers Institute after successful completion of the criteria required for the certification.
MBI certification will represent the industry standard of integrity and professionalism for British Columbia Mortgage Brokers. Please note that the MBI committee will meet regularly to monitor the program and to best ensure the MBI standard is appropriately maintained. The enhanced criteria for MBI certification is as follows:
- has successfully completed the MBI qualification course (the Ethics Course)
- has passed continuing education courses required for registration renewal through the Mortgage Brokers Institute of British Columbia
- is a member in good standing of the Canadian Mortgage Brokers Association – British Columbia
- is subject to the Association’s code of ethics and conduct
- as a condition of holding the MBI designation is required to be registered under the Mortgage Brokers Act of British Columbia
Your MBI designation will continue to be valid, so long as you:
- Remain a member in good standing of CMBA-BC;
- Continue to complete your license renewal education courses through MBIBC; and
- Continue to abide by the CMBA-BC Code of Conduct and Ethics.