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High Yield Savings Accounts

Safe, solid & sound

Whether you are looking for a savings account or an account that offers higher returns like a certificate, Money Market, or an IRA Retirement account, San Diego County Credit Union account is a safe, solid and sound place to securely save your funds. Open an account online or visit a branch location to get started. We’ve even got Saturday hours to make it more convenient for you.

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Certificate Accounts

Short-term certificate: Earn a quick return on your investment, generally payable or reaching maturity in less than one year.

Long-term certificate: Invest your money securely for longer than one year and receive a higher rate of return.

¹Minimum opening deposit: $2,000
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Money Market Accounts

Money Market Accounts: These accounts provide you liquidity and earning power. SDCCU rates are competitvely priced to ensure the maximum return for you. Open a money market account online today.

Monthly fee: No fee
Minimum opening deposit: $5,000
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Great Rate Savings

The Great Rate Savings Account gives you a secure, liquid, insured account to earn a return on your balance.

  • Monthly fee: No monthly fee
  • Minimum opening deposit: $5,000
  • Minimum balance: $100
  • Minimum average daily balance to earn dividends: $25,000
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Special Savings Account

Special savings accounts give you a dedicated account to separate your savings into to save for long term goals. Open a vacation savings account, a holiday savings account and more.
  • Monthly fee: No monthly fee
  • Minimum opening deposit2: $1
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Primary Savings Accounts

Start your personal finances off right with a new personal savings account from San Diego County Credit Union. All customers are required to open and maintain a primary savings account with a minimum balance of $1.

  • Monthly fee: No monthly fee
  • Minimum opening deposit and balance: $1
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Teen First Savings

Save for things you really want… college, concert tickets, a new surfboard or that car you’ve been dreaming of. Earn interest on balances over $100 in the form of dividends.

  • Monthly fee: No monthly fee
  • Minimum opening deposit: $1
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ATM access

Visit any one of our 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide.

Alerts

Text & email account alerts

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Online banking

Take advantage of online services like real-time account alerts.

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ATM card, instantly issued in-branch

Your savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. Learn more about NCUA Insurance.

1Early Withdrawal Penalties – A penalty will apply for principal withdrawals made prior to maturity. If the account has an original term of one year or less, the penalty equals 90 days’ dividends. If the account has an original term of greater than one year, the penalty equals 180 days’ dividends. Penalty-free withdrawals are only allowed for required minimum distribution (RMD) of IRA certificate funds held at SDCCU, for members 70-1/2 and over, or as required by law. Refer to your plan disclosure and consult with a tax professional if this certificate is part of an IRA or other qualified plan for information regarding other tax consequences and other penalties that may apply. 

This product is not available for chartered financial institutions.

2Must maintain a $1 savings balance.


Dividend rates, APYs and terms subject to change without notice.

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

“SDCCU made banking easy for me because ATMs around the country are accessible. There are no hidden fees whatsoever on any ATM transactions I make.”

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Savings Accounts and More!

A savings account is just the start of your banking relationship with SDCCU. Take advantage of all of our convenient products and services.