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Start Saving Young.

When it comes to financial responsibility, we’re big believers in starting young. We encourage you to help your children open their own accounts and learn how to handle money—even if they’re just starting out in life.

Our Kid’s Club account is an excellent way to encourage financial literacy in our youth. Teaching these concepts as soon as possible ensures financial success for the future.

Requirements: Kid’s Club is available to anyone who qualifies for membership and is under age 18. The member must have a savings account and an adult co-signer who is eligible for membership.

Services for Kid’s Club

As a youth member of SMACU, you can take advantage of the following services free of charge:

  • Special Share Interest Rate of 0.50% APY on balances up to $3,000; then 0.15% APY on balances over $3,000
  • $10 per semester for 3.0+ GPA
  • $200 minimum to open certificates
  • Exclusive promotions
  • New account opening gift
  • Special birthday card
  • Checking account at age 10
  • Debit card/Prepaid card at age 10

Scholarships

St. Mary’s & Affiliates Credit Union awards one $750 scholarship each semester to a high school senior.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Member of SMACU for at least three months
  • Active account*
  • Students must be enrolled in at least nine credits for the upcoming semester
  • Total cumulative GPA is a 3.0 or higher
* All account openings subject to membership eligibility and creditworthiness. Active account means there has been activity on the account within the last three months.

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*APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Subject to credit approval. Some restrictions apply. APY = Annual Percentage Yield. Membership eligibility is required. Federally insured by the NCUA. St. Mary’s & Affiliates Credit Union is an Equal Housing Opportunity Lender. St. Mary’s & Affiliates Credit Union is a full-service financial institution serving Adams, Dane, Iowa, Juneau, Rock, and Sauk Counties.