Prime Financial Credit Union is offering a reward checking account called PRIMO Checking. It pays 1.51% APY on balances up to $25,000 (0.25% for above) and refunds ATM fees of up to $20 per cycle if the following monthly requirements are met:
- 12 debit card purchases
- 1 ACH debit or credit transaction
- 1 financial transaction using the Online Account Access
- Avoid any non-sufficient funds or Member Privilege activity
- receive electronic statements
Membership is open to anyone who lives or works in the greater Milwaukee area or within Wisconsin. Please refer to their Membership Eligibility Page for more details. Membership requires a minimum balance of $25 in the share savings account.
Branches are located in the Wisconsin cities of Milwaukee, Cudahy, Two Rivers, Pewaukee and West Allis. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 66449).
Other Reward Checking Accounts
To find reward checking accounts in other areas of the nation or to learn more about these accounts, please refer to my High Yield Checking website.
06/01/09: 1.51% APY up to $25K
05/01/09: 1.99% APY up to $25K; 0.25% over $25K
01/26/09: 3.01% APY up to $25K
08/29/08: 5.00% APY up to $25K; 1.00% over $25K; 0.25% if requirements not met