Checking at a glance

Your money, your lifestyle, your NECU checking account.

Our free checking accounts put your finances at your fingertips and make managing your money quick and simple. Let us help you choose the one that’s right for your lifestyle.

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  Northeast Checking Elite Checking Relationship Checking Student Checking Plus
BEST IF YOU WANT A free checking account without any requirements Dividends paid on your checking account balance Rewards you for your combined balances in your share accounts, loans, and investments A free checking account that pays dividends for students ages 14-22
MINIMUM OPENING DEPOSIT None None None None
MONTHLY MAINTENANCE FEES None $10 None None
PAYS INTEREST No Yes 
Yes 
Yes 
DISCOUNTED RATES ON CONSUMER LOANS No Yes Yes No
ONLINE BANKING Free Free Free Free
ONLINE BILL PAY Free Free Free  Free
MOBILE CHECK DEPOSIT Free Free Free Free
NO ANNUAL FEE VISA DEBIT CARD Yes Yes Yes Yes
UNLIMITED CHECK WRITING Yes Yes Yes Yes
ATM TRANSACTIONS 5 free foreign ATM transactions per month Unlimited free ATM transactions Unlimited free ATM transactions Unlimited free ATM transactions
FREE CHECKS Free first package of checks Free first package of checks Free first package of checks Yes
REQUIREMENTS None

To earn interest and waive monthly fee:

  • eStatements
  • Direct Deposit
  • Minimum of 20 Debit Card transactions per month
  • Minimum Average Daily Balance of $5,000
  • $5,000 in combined savings, loan, and investment balances or an active NECU Visa® credit card
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NECU is your trusted neighbor with the right financial products to meet your individual needs. To learn more, call a member service representative toll-free at 1-888-436-1847 or contact us online anytime, 24/7.

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