The AmeriCU Difference

At AmeriCU, we believe in connecting you with the right solutions to achieve your goals. 


We know you have options when it comes to checking accounts, so make the most of your spending when you choose an AmeriCU Checking Account! Whether you’re looking for free checking, an account that earns dividends, or even a fresh start, AmeriCU has a checking account option for you! Our AmeriCU Checking Accounts feature:

  • VISA® Debit Cards Issued Instantly in all Financial Centers
  • Access to more than 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide
  • 5,000+ shared branching locations
  • Zero fraud liability
  • Global Acceptance of VISA®
  • Online, Mobile Banking and Bill Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Access to Mobile Smart Deposit
  • Overdraft Protection
  • Local Convenience and Service of AmeriCU
  • Contactless Visa® Debit Cards
  • Easy Transaction Disputes
Checking Accounts with Debit - AmeriCONNECT Debit Card

The benefits of AmeriCU Checking Accounts:

  • Visa® debit cards issued instantly at every AmeriCU
  • Access to more than 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide
  • 5,000+ shared branching locations
  • Zero liability from fraud

Freedom Checking

An economical, convenient checking package designed for members who use their account primarily to pay bills.

  • No minimum balance
  • No monthly fees
  • No per check charges
  • Debit card and ATM access

Prestigious Checking

Our tiered rate, interest bearing checking package designed for members who maintain higher balances.

  • Earn dividends when you maintain an average daily balance of $5,000 or more
  • Enjoy 6 non-AmeriCU ATM fees refunded per month
  • Debit card and ATM access

Fresh Start Checking**

If you’ve had trouble managing a checking account in the past, this package is designed to get you back on the road to financial health. Options available:

  • Fresh Start Checking, or
  • Fresh Start Basic
  • Debit card and ATM access

Visit your local Financial Center to get started.

Health Savings Account (HSA)

Available to qualified members (those enrolled in a High Deductible Health Insurance plan).

  • Make tax-deductible contributions into your single or family account
  • Accumulate tax-deferred earnings and withdraw funds tax-free for qualified medical expenses
  • Earn dividends on account balances of $25 or more
  • Roll over funds from year to year (and help establish a long-term investment alternative)
  • Debit card and ATM access
Let's Connect

Questions? Click the ‘Let’s Connect’ button in the bottom right-hand corner to get started!

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**Fees and restrictions apply. For more information and eligibility requirements, visit your local Financial Center today.