March 13, 2017 in Checking

Credit Union Checking Survey results

Bankrate surveyed 50 of the nation’s largest credit unions to find the best checking accounts.


Alaska USA Federal Credit Union (Anchorage, AK)

Convenience Checking


Alliant Credit Union (Chicago)

Free Basic Checking


America First Federal Credit Union (Riverdale, UT)

Free Checking


American Airlines Federal Credit Union (Riverdale, UT)

Priority Checking


Bank-Fund Staff Federal Credit Union (Washington, DC)

Checking


BECU (Washington, DC)

Checking


Bellco Credit Union (Greenwood Village, CO)

Free Checking


Bethpage Federal Credit Union (Bethpage, NY)

Bonus Checking


Citizens Equity First Credit Union (Peoria, IL)

CEFCU Checking


Delta Community Credit Union (Atlanta)

Checking


Desert Schools Federal Credit Union (Phoenix)

Membership Checking


DFCU Credit Union (Dearborn, MI)

Free Checking


Digital Federal Credit Union (Marlborough, MA)

Free Checking


Eastman Credit Union (Kingsport, TN)

Beyond Free Checking


Ent Federal Credit Union (Location)

Checking


ESL Federal Credit Union (Rochester, NY)

Free Checking


First Tech Credit Union (Palo Alto, CA)

Carefree Checking


Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (Poughkeepsie, NY)

Checking


Kinecta Federal Credit Union (Manhattan Beach, CA)

Free Checking


Lake Michigan Credit Union (Grand Rapids, MI)

Free Checking


Logix Federal Credit Union (Burbank, CA)

Advantage Checking


Members 1st Federal Credit Union (Mechanicsburg, PA)

Free Checking


Mountain America Federal Credit Union (West Jordan, UT)

MyFree Checking


Navy Federal Credit Union (Vienna, VA)

EveryDay Checking


Northwest Federal Credit Union (Herndon, VA)

Basic Checking


OnPoint Community Credit Union (Portland, OR)

Basic Checking


PATELCO Credit Union (Pleasanton, CA)

Free Checking


Pennsylvania State Employee Credit Union (Harrisburg, PA)

Checking Account


Pentagon Federal Credit Union (Alexandria, VA)

Access America Checking


Police & Fire Federal Credit Union (Philadelphia)

Free PFCU Checking


Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union (Universal City, TX)

Really Free Checking


Redstone Federal Credit Union (Huntsville, AL)

Easy Checking


San Diego County Credit Union (San Diego, CA)

FREE Checking with eStatements


SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union (Santa Ana, CA)

Free Checking


Security Service Federal Credit Union (San Antonio, TX)

Power Checking


Space Coast Credit Union (Melbourne, FL)

Free Checking


Star One Credit Union (Sunnyvale, CA)

Free Checking (New)


State Employees’ Credit Union (Raleigh, NC)

Free Checking


State Employees Federal Credit Union (SEFCU) (Albany, NY)

Free Checking


State Employees Credit Union of Maryland (SECU) (Linthicum, MD)

Standard Checking


Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union (Tampa)

Smart Checking


Teachers Federal Credit Union (Farmingville, NY)

Free Checking + Interest


The Golden 1 Credit Union (Sacramento, CA)

Free Checking


Tinker Federal Credit Union (Tinker AFB, OK)

Classic Checking


United Nations Federal Credit Union (Long Island City, NY)

Checking Account


Visions Federal Credit Union (Endicott, NY)

FLEX CHECKING


VyStar Credit Union (Jacksonville, FL)

Checking Account


Wescom Central Credit Union (Pasadena, CA)

Wescom Checking


Wings Financial Credit Union (Apple Valley, MN)

First Class Checking


Wright-Patt Federal Credit Union (Fairborne, OH)

Totally Fair Checking

Methodology: Bankrate.com surveyed checking accounts and their associated debit card and ATM fees at the 50 largest credit unions by deposits (shares) between Jan. 17-25, 2017.