Associated Credit Union of Texas’ (ACU of Texas) Premier Checking currently earns 3.00% APY on qualifying balances up to $20k. Qualifying balances of $20k+ earn 0.05% APY, as do non-qualifying balances.
|3.00*%||-||$20k||Associated Credit Union Of Texas||Premier Checking|
|OTHER TIERS: 0.05% → $20k+|
Premier Checking Monthly Qualifying Requirements
- At least 10 signature-based debit card transactions.
- Direct Deposit of at least $500.
- Receive eStatements.
The Premier Checking account requires a minimum opening deposit of $100, and has a $1 minimum balance requirement to keep the account open. There is a $5 monthly service charge should the average daily balance fall below $5k.
Headquartered in League City, Associated Credit Union of Texas’ field of membership (FOM) is residency based, with individuals who live, work, worship, or attend school in the Texas counties of Brazoria, Galveston, or Harris, or within ten miles of the Brenham branch location eligible to join.
Family/household members of current ACU of Texas members also qualify for membership.
Joining ACU of Texas and/or opening a Premier Checking account can be done online, or in person at any of 16 Texas branches located in Alvin, Brenham, Cypress, Deer Park, Friendswood, LaMarque, League City (3), Pasadena (2), Pearland (3), Santa Fe, and Texas City.
Credit Union Overview
Associated Credit Union of Texas has an overall health grade of "A" at DepositAccounts.com, with a Texas Ratio of 1.77% (excellent), based on December 31, 2016 data. In the past year, ACU of Texas increased its total non-brokered deposits by $36.85 million, an excellent annual growth rate of 12.57%. Please refer to our financial overview of Associated Credit Union of Texas (NCUA Certificate # 60608) for more details.
Founded in 1968, Associated Credit Union of Texas is currently Texas’ 55th largest credit union, with more than 36,300 members and assets in excess of $376 million. ACU of Texas is sponsoring a fundraiser for Assistant Chief Deputy, Clint Greenwood.
We're collecting donations in honor of fallen Assistant Chief Deputy Clint Greenwood who was gunned down on April 03. All proceeds donated will be given to Deputy Greenwood's family and ACU of Texas will match the total amount raised, up to $1500.00. Stop by any one of our sixteen branches to make a donation and get a Heroes bracelet.
How the Premier Checking Compares
When compared to the 36 High Yield Reward Checking Accounts tracked by DepositAccounts.com that are available within the FOM and have maximum qualifying balances of at least $20k, Associated Credit Union of Texas’ Premier Checking APY currently ranks second.
The above rates are accurate as of 4/27/2017.