Basic Savings

Establish membership with Education First

Earn dividends on balance

Start with the basics and build from there

Basic Savings is your gateway to everything Education First has to offer. It gets you instant membership in the credit union, immediate access to online banking and surcharge-free ATMs and impressive dividends on your monthly balance. What comes next? Maybe an auto loan, a money market account or a credit card. Basically, it's up to you.

A little money to open, a lot of things to like

Ready to get started? All you need is $5, some savings goals and a desire for fee-free benefits and top-of-the-line financial services.
  • Open with as little as as $5 to establish credit union membership
  • Earn monthly dividends on your balance
  • Access accounts from anywhere 24/7 using Online Banking and Mobile Banking
  • Enjoy surcharge-free ATMs through the CU Pass Network
  • Use your savings as overdraft protection for your checking account
  • Account is insured up to $250,000 by the National Credit Union Association
  • Use our calculators to see how much your savings will grow