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With the ease and convenience our credit union is known for, we can offer you a more business-friendly alternative to the high fees you are used to at regular banks. Because, after all, we are Member-Owned, Member-Focused and Member-Operated.
These basic dividend-earning savings accounts are the backbone of our savings program. Prime Share accounts earn dividends from the date of deposit to the date of withdrawal. Dividends are compounded and paid out each quarter.
A Prime Share account must be opened with a minimum deposit of $50. Subsequent deposits can be made in any amount. A minimum balance of $50 is required to retain your membership in the credit union.
Variable-Rate Certificates are share accounts that are held for specific terms, in exchange for higher dividend rates. There are penalties for withdrawal before the end of the term, but you can make additional deposits in any amount at any time.
We offer five-year, four-year, three-year, two-year, one-year or, for a limited time, a seven-month fixed rate certificate account at a very competitive rate. Fixed Rate certificate accounts are held for specific terms, in exchange for higher dividend rates. There are penalties for withdrawal before the end of the term.
We offer two types of business checking accounts, based on the number of transactions performed within the account on a monthly basis. Basic Business Checking is designed for those businesses that need a simple checking account and have lower transaction activity. Business Commercial Checking is designed for businesses with high transaction activity each month.
Both Business Checking Accounts Offer:
In addition to the features listed above for both Business Checking Accounts, Basic Business Checking also features:
In addition to the features listed above for both Business Checking Accounts, Business Commercial Checking also features:
We offer both personal money market accounts and business money market accounts. The two accounts are similar in most respects. There’s no maintenance fee for either account. You can open either account with any deposit; however the minimum balance at which you start earning dividends for personal money market accounts is $2,500 and $10,000 for business money market accounts. You must maintain the minimum balance for the entire monthly statement cycle to earn dividends.
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