What is a checking account
and why should I have one?
A checking account keeps your money safe at the credit
union, while giving you many ways to access and organize
it. You need a checking account because cash doesn't work
When's the last time you purchased an item on the
Internet using cash? You'll need to make purchases at
stores and restaurants using your debit card. Sometimes
you'll need to write a check to pay various types of bills you need to take care of. Plus, it's
best not to carry a lot of cash.
If your cash gets lost or stolen - it's just plain