2.27%APY*

Free Rewards Checking

A checking account that pays you
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Limited Time Offer: Earn $150 when you open a Free Rewards Checking Account and sign up for Direct Deposit.*

Earn more, every day:


You deserve a checking account that works in your best interests. Our Free Rewards Checking Account lets you earn 2.27% APY** on balances up to $10,000 and provides 24/7 access to fit your busy schedule.

It's easy to earn your rewards:


All you have to do is meet the following criteria during each monthly qualification cycle:***

  1. View your monthly statement via e-Statements
  2. Make at least 12 purchases each month with your SCU Visa debit card
  3. Make sure at least one direct deposit or ACH auto debit posts and clears

*Offer valid July 10 to August 24, 2018. Checking account opened must be qualified for based on standard Sacramento Credito Union guidelines. Existing Sacramento Credit Union checking account holders are ineligible for the $150 bonus. Direct deposit (electronic transfer for payroll, pension or government benefits) must post to new checking account by day 60 after account opening. $150 bonus will be deposited into the new Free Checking Account on the first business day after 60 days of the account opening. Bonus is considered interest and will be reported on IRS form 1099-INT.
**Minimum to open account is $25. Annual Percentage Yield (See current rate sheet for most up to date rate and tier information). Rate tiers are as follows: 2.27% APY applies to balances of $0.01 - $10,000.00 and .25% APY applies to balances over $10,000.00 if qualifications are met during the monthly qualification cycle. 0.01% APY applies to all balances if monthly qualifications are not met. All balances will earn 2.27% APY – .25% APY if monthly qualifications are met. Rates may change after the account is opened. Fees may reduce earnings. Qualifying transactions must post and clear the account during the monthly qualification cycle. Transactions may take one or more business days from the transaction date to post to an account from the date the transaction is made. Intra-bank transfers do not count as qualifying ACH transactions. ATM Fee reimbursements on ATM surcharge fees, up to $4.99 per transaction up to $25 provided only if qualifications are met within the monthly qualification cycle.

***Monthly Qualification Cycle is between the last business day of the prior month and the next to last business day of the current month.