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Checking Account Resources

We’re here to help you choose and manage the right checking account for your needs.

Still Have Questions

A checking account is an essential starting point to access all financial services. The right checking account will let you manage your money in a way that’s most convenient. But it’s easy to be confused about making the most of a checking account’s features and benefits. Choosing a new checking account can also be tough because there are so many options available. 

Our Checking Account Resource Page is the place to find answers to all of your checking account related questions. Here we offer insightful articles on topics like: 

  • How to open the best checking account for your needs.
  • Minimum requirements for opening a checking account.
  • Differences between your checking and savings accounts.
  • How you can benefit from a Rewards Checking account.
  • How to balance your account using Online Banking and more.

Check out these resources and then let us know if you have any lingering questions. We’re always here to help you make sound financial decisions that save you money.

Checking Account Basics

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How to Choose the Right Checking Account

There are so many checking account types to choose from- Free Checking, Rewards Checking, High-Dividend Checking, Youth Checking, and more. This section provides tips and advice for selecting the right checking account for your needs.

Ways To Take Advantage Of A Checking Account That Pays You 

What Checking Account Is Best? [Choosing The Right One For You!] 

Compare These Checking Account Features Before Opening Your Next Account 

7 Questions To Ask Before Opening A Checking Account For Free

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Opening a Checking Account

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Managing a Checking Account

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Additional Information

Now that you’ve learned about the many checking account types, the benefits of banking with a Credit Union, how to open a checking account, and how to best manage one, you might have a desire to learn more. Here are some of the many additional resources available to you at Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union.

Online & Mobile Banking

Manage your checking account from your desktop, tablet or mobile device. Check your balance, pay bills, deposit checks, transfer funds, and more!

Financial Calculators

Make the big decisions much easier with our full range of financial calculators, including one for saving, estimating loan payments, and more.

Financial Wellness

Managing money is easier with the right support and resources. Our free Financial Wellness program is here to support you as you reach your goals.

Ready to Know More About Our Checking Accounts?

No matter how big or small your questions might be, we’re here with answers and ideas to help you save money. Click the button below to see our checking account options, or contact us today.

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