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Premier Now Checking

​Checking with a little extra

An interest-bearing checking account

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  • Thousands of surcharge-free ATMs*
  • Access to shared branches through the CO-OP network
  • Convenient Visa® debit card for purchasing power
  • No fees if you maintain a balance over $575
  • Courtesy Pay (a type of overdraft prevention) available to eligible members

​Higher balances; bigger rewards

SIU Credit Union offers a variety of checking accounts to suit our members’ individual needs. Our Premier NOW checking account is perfect for members who maintain higher balances and want to earn interest on the money they’ve deposited. To open the account, you’ll need to deposit the $1,000 minimum opening balance. Then, you’ll be able to earn regular dividends and maximize your savings. You’ll also have access to many other perks, such as shared branches, surcharge-free ATMs, and free eStatements.

.1% to .3%

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You can earn up to .3% interest on this account, depending on your account balance.

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​​Minimal fees

This account comes with no check writing fees, no money order fees, and no cashier’s check fees.


Have Questions? Check out our answers to frequently asked questions. Then, if you still have questions, let’s connect you with one of our Member Service Representatives.

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