Advance Financial Federal Credit Union is offering a checking account promotion in which you can earn $200. Here's the credit union's promotion page, and here are the requirements:
- Open a new checking account before December 31, 2010
- $50 for signing up for AFFCU’s free Debit Card during the promotional period
- $100 for setting up a new direct deposit of your recurring check ($100 minimum) during the promotional period
- $50 for signing up for and utilizing AFFCU's bill pay service during the promotional period
They offer two checking accounts that are free with no minimum balance requirement or monthly service fees.
Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers or attends school Lake County, Indiana. You can also be eligible via family members (and not just immediate family). Please refer to the credit union's membership page for the full details. Membership requires a minimum deposit of $5 into the regular share savings account.
Branches are located in the Indiana cities of East Chicago, Schererville and Gary.
The credit union's overall health score at DepositAccounts.com is 4 out of 5 with a Texas Ratio of 13.39%. Please refer to our financial overview for Advance Financial Credit Union for more details. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 24078).
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