Student CheckingWe pay teens $10 to build good money habits.
An account designed to build good financial habits for students, and peace of mind for parents.
Free student checking
Students receive $10 when they play Money 101 — a trivia game that teaches good money habits.2
- Easy transfers between parents and teens.
- Mobile banking app with a near-perfect rating.
- No monthly fees. No minimum balance. No overdraft fees.
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Powerful tools to manage your money on the go.
- Balance and spending alerts.
- Instant transfers between family.
- Ability to set purchase limits.
- 30,000 nationwide ATMs.
- Mobile check deposit.
Debit card for students,
Peace of mind for parents
Tools that help you master money and your future.
An interactive trivia game that tests your money knowledge and gives you answers to the most commonly asked money questions.
Play the game and receive $10!2
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Ready? Open an account. Get $10.
Play the Money 101 trivia game and get $10 when opening a student checking account.2
1 Message and Data rates may apply. You may receive up to 4 texts or emails per month. You can opt-out at any time – simply text ‘STOP” at any time to discontinue receiving texts. To stop receiving emails simply click on the unsubscribe.
2 Texting MONEY101 to 844-311-1745 creates auto-generated response providing a link to complete CommunityAmerica’s Money 101 trivia game. Users consent to receiving marketing text messages by clicking on the link. Offer valid for members or applicants that qualify for membership and are age 13-24 at account opening. The Student Checking account automatically converts to a Free Checking account at age 25. Qualifications to receive the deposit: (1) complete CommunityAmerica’s Money101 trivia game and share the results with a branch representative, (2) open and maintain a new Student Checking account (subject to approval), and (3) be in good standing with the Credit Union at the time of $10 deposit. Standard text messaging rates and data charges may apply. $10 will be deposited into your Membership Savings account within 30 business days of account opening if qualifications are met. Offer ends 12/31/2021 and is subject to change without notice. Limit one $10 deposit per member. $10 deposit may be subject to IRS tax reporting.
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