Let us be there for every milestone.
Start off small
Minimum balance required to open account
Open to teens ages
13 – 17
Parents and guardians set up accounts for their adolescents to teach them how to save, manage money and learn financial responsibility. The minor must have a parent or guardian on the account and must qualify for membership at the credit union. Once the minor reaches 18, their account will convert to a Regular Share Savings account. (See Membership and Eligibility)
Features and Benefits
✓ Teaches youth about finances
✓ Teaches budgeting and planning ahead
✓ Open to ages 13 and up
✓ Staff at CUofR available to speak with your class for educational purposes
✓ $5.00 membership deposit is the only requirement
✓ Mobile app to manage money
✓ Teaches youth independence
✓ The youth may conduct transactions without an adult present
✓ Members ages 15 and up can open checking account
✓ Savings Account earns interest/dividends
Give your teen a reason to be on their phone
To download the mobile app, simply log into the app store on your phone and search for Credit Union of Richmond.
Currently, the following features are available:
- Teens and parents both have shared access. You can both stay up to date on account activity.
- Account history, balances, pending transactions and check images
- Remote deposit capture
- Touch ID and Android fingerprint authentication
- Instant balance and password reset
- Ability to send money to others
- And more!