Equity Shares also known as Common Shares is a requirement for membership at the Grenville Co-operative Credit Union. In becoming a member one is required to purchase a minimum of 40 shares @ $5.00 per share. These Shares are means of security and can be used as collateral for loans in times of need. It represents member’s long-term savings which they can leave as inheritance for their love ones. The holder of Equity Shares is entitle to full access of all products and services offered by the Grenville Co-operative Credit Union and equal distribution in any profits that are declared in the form of dividends.