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Earn 3.03% APY2 with Our Powerful Relationship Checking!

We’re thanking all of our amazing members with our bigger, better, bolder 3.03% APY2 Relationship Checking Account! It's time to maximize your hard-earned dollars with a rate that truly rewards YOU.

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We’re rewarding YOU with our bigger, better, bolder 3.03% APY2 Relationship Checking Account! Open your Relationship Checking Account today and earn a whopping 3.03% APY2 on the first $3,0001.

If you already have a checking account at Lafayette Federal, no need to open a new account. You'll automatically earn our higher rate as long as you complete our simple requirements1.

Membership at Lafayette Federal Credit Union is all about banking without the big bankers. As a not-for-profit, community-focused financial institution, we’ve been providing our members with exceptional service, incredible value, and world-wide convenience for over 80 years!

Open an account today and put your money to work!

1Earn 3.03% APY2 on primary checking balances up to $3,000. Checking balances over $3,000 earn 0.025% APY2. Business Checking Accounts are excluded from 3.03% APY2. Dividends are compounded and credited quarterly. To earn the 3.03% APY2 dividend rate, member will be obligated to continue to receive their statement electronically (no paper statements will be mailed), sign in to online banking at least once per month, maintain at least one (1) qualified direct deposit of at least $500 per month, and complete at least five (5) debit card point of sale transactions per month. Point of sale transactions still pending on the last day of the month are not counted. Must complete all requirements in each month of the quarter in order to receive the qualifying dividend/APY.2 Qualified direct deposit is a recurring direct deposit of a paycheck, pension, Social Security or other periodic payment of at least $500 into a checking account on a month-to-month basis made by an outside organization or agency. Must be eligible for membership. $50 minimum balance required to open and earn 0.10% APY2 on Lafayette Federal share savings account balances. $5 minimum balance to open Lafayette Federal checking account. 2APY=Annual Percentage Yield. Rates current as of September 1, 2019 and subject to change without notice. Your savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 by the National Credit Union Administration, an agency of the U.S. government. 3Sourced directly from each bank or credit union listed: www.penfed.org, www.navyfederal.org, www.td.com, www.bankofamerica.com, www.usaa.com. Competitive APYs are accurate as of October 15, 2019 and are for comparable checking products at other institutions.
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