Free Checking

The best things in life are free!

A no-cost checking for your busy lifestyle.

Free Checking includes:

  • No minimum balance or service charge
  • Overdraft protection available for eligible members
  • Debit cards available for qualified applicants
  • No fee for debit card purchases*

 Apply for a Free Checking

*A $1 fee will be assessed on foreign ATM transactions when in excess of 4 times per month. Must be a member in good standing to qualify. Contact Credit Union for details. Federally Insured by NCUA.

Debit Cards

You can use your Credit Union Visa Debit Card at thousands of ATM locations to access your funds 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and make purchases anywhere you see the Visa logo! Funds are deducted from your Checking Account and all transactions are listed on your monthly statement.

Click here for ATM & debit card FAQs.

If you use an automated teller machine that is not operated by us, you may be charged a fee by the operator of the machine and/or by an automated transfer network. An $8 Debit or getcash Card replacement fee will be applied if your card is not expired or up for reissue, and you request a new card design from our Widgey and Sprock gallery.

Surcharge Free ATMs

CU$ Network

You can also make surcharge-free withdrawals at any ATM in Pennsylvania where you see the CU$ logo. The CU$ Network includes more than 400 credit union locations across the state that have joined together to offer free ATM transactions to all their members. Just look for the CU$ logo or find a surcharge-free CU$ site near you using the ATM locator found here.

Additional ATM locations that are not part of the CU$ Network, but are still free to our membership, include:

CVS Pharmacy 1111 Peninsula Drive, Erie PA 16505
CVS Pharmacy 3800 Pine Avenue, Erie PA 16504
K Mart Shopping Center West           2873 W 26th Street, Erie PA 16506
Target 6700 Peach Street, Erie PA 16509
Millcreek Mall (Macy's Court) 5800 Peach Street, Erie PA 16565
Millcreek Mall (Widget Kidz Zone) 5800 Peach Street, Erie PA 16565