We have three separate checking account options to meet your needs; Basic-Free Checking, Select Interest Checking, and Check Start Checking for our members ages 17* – 24.
All Checking Accounts with a debit card can earn rewards. With your choice of accounts we have what you need in checking!
Check out our Checking Accounts and compare it to what you have today. You may be surprised with what your First Castle FCU account offers. A checking account is probably your most valuable financial tool because it gives you access to your money wherever and whenever you need it. See a side-by-side comparison of our checking accounts below. If you agree that we have the checking account that you need please call us or request an application today!
|Free Checking||Select Checking||Check Start Checking2|
|Monthly Cycle Service Charge||No monthly cycle charges to maintain this account||$6.00 monthly cycle fee if balance falls below $1,500||No monthly cycle charges to maintain this account|
|Free Debit Card||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Free ATM’s¹||4 Free WD’s per month||4 Free WD’s per month||Free Unlimited WD’s²|
|Minimum Opening Balance||None||$50.00||None|
|Unlimited Check Writing||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Free On-Line Banking||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Free Check Imaging||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Purchase of Checks Required||No||No||No|
$5.00 per transfer
$5.00 per transfer
$5.00 per transfer
- Free unlimited ATM withdrawals apply to waiver of FCFCU fees on all ATMs, as well as Capital One fees on selected Capital One ATMs.
- Ages 17-24.
Don’t forget to set-up Payroll Deduction and Direct Deposit. Our Routing and Transit Number is 265075883.
*17 year old must have parent sign checking agreement.
Available with all Checking Accounts
- Direct Deposit
- Overdraft Protection Available
- Line of Credit Overdraft Account Available by Application
- ACH Bill Payments and Automatic Transfers
- Free On-Line Check Images
- Monthly Statement
- Free E-Statements
- Unlimited Check Writing
- Free 24-hour Telephone Teller (FastFone)
- Free On-line Banking Access (NetTeller)
- Free Debit Card
- Free Bill Pay
You are able to view all cleared checks directly in NetTeller Homebanking. To view a check you will simply go into your draft history inside NetTeller Homebanking and click on the check you are looking for. To use this service you must be signed up for NetTeller Homebanking. This is a free and convenient service. For other information or questions please contact us.
MasterCard Debit/Check Card
The World at Your Fingertips
Our MasterCard Debit/Check Card provides members with the advantage of having access to their checking accounts and can be used anywhere the MasterCard logo is displayed – worldwide! You’ll have all the convenience of a credit card without interest and fees and all the benefits of a check without writing one. At the end of the month, you’ll receive a detailed record of your transactions.
- Use at any ATM with the Cirrus or Pulse logos
- Free Point of Sale (POS) purchases at select retail locations
- Free withdrawal access to all Capital One ABBY ATM’s* and service center locations (Receive 4 free withdrawals or unlimited free withdrawals** depending upon your checking account type.)
- Cash back option
- SAFETY – avoid carrying excessive cash
- CONVENIENCE – no reason to carry checks
It’s so easy and convenient! Present your card for payment, sign the receipt and the purchase amount is automatically drawn on your available checking account balance. For POS transactions, members simply select CREDIT. For cash back transactions, select DEBIT and perform a PIN driven transaction.
To activate a new Debit Card, call 1-866-333-9337.
*Certain Capital One “Jazzcash” & Capital One owned and operated ATM’s located in gaming establishments may be excluded.
**Free unlimited ATM withdrawals apply to waiver of FCFCU fees on all ATMs, as well as Capital One fees on selected Capital One ATMs.