A bank account you can’t live without.
Power Protected Checking includes 24/7 in-depth identity theft protection, dark web and social media monitoring, high interest, mobile phone coverage,1 and convenient access to your money at 30,000 free ATMs across the country—all for only $6 per month.
Looking for a basic checking account? We’ve got that, too. Check out our Power Checking account.ꝉꝉ
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See how Power Protected Checking stacks up against other accounts.
|RBFCUwith additionalIDProtect Plus Service||ChaseTotal Checking®|
|Mobile Phone Coverage1|
|24/7 ID Theft Protection w/ Dark Web Monitoring2|
|Social Media Monitoring2|
|Credit Monitoring with Daily Credit Reports / Scores2|
|Cost per month||$6||$4.95*||$12†|
*RBFCU Really Free Checking has no monthly fee. IDProtect Plus is $4.95 per month. †Chase Total Checking® has a $12 monthly service fee. Fee is waived with direct deposit totaling $500 or more OR a balance at the beginning of each day of $1,500 or more OR an avg beginning day balance of $5,000 or more in any combination of this account and linked qualifying Chase checking, savings, and other balances.
Mobile Phone Coverage
Think phone repairs are cheap? Just a screen repair can cost $329 on newer devices.◊ With Power Protected Checking you’re covered up to $500 for two phone repairs per 12-month period to protect you against accidental damage, mechanical failure, or theft.1Get Details
24/7 ID Theft Protection
Every 2 seconds an identity is stolen.◊◊ Don’t let yours be next. Our in-depth monitoring services include real-time alerts, dark web and internet surveillance, social media monitoring, daily Transunion® credit report and score, high risk transactions monitoring, data breach notification, and more.2See what we monitor
Federally insured by NCUA. Membership eligibility required.
1) Mobile Phone Coverage: $500 maximum per covered claim after $50 deductible. Two claims within a 12-month period. Limitations apply. For details, see “Electronic Device Protection Policy Summary - Terms and Conditions” at SSFCU.org/disclosures. Coverage is provided by NXG Strategies, LLC and administered by Worth Ave. Group.
2) MONITORING SERVICES ARE PROVIDED TO THE PRIMARY ACCOUNT HOLDER ON AN ENTITLED BASIS AND REQUIRE CONSUMER ONLINE REGISTRATION AND ACTIVATION. For details, see Summary of Benefits – Evidence of Coverage at SSFCU.org/disclosures. Some services may be limited or unavailable to non-U.S. citizens and persons residing outside the U.S. Standard data and text messaging rates may apply for alerts. Most alerts are provided real-time, but some may not be immediate. One bureau credit monitoring, daily credit report and daily credit score are provided by TransUnion®. Fully Managed Recovery Services and Monitoring Services are provided by InfoArmor, Inc. ID Theft Expense Reimbursement Insurance is underwritten by Lyndon Southern Insurance, a member of the Fortegra family of companies. Reimbursement coverage is not available to residents of the state of New York and may not be available in other jurisdictions in the future.
3) The term “interest” refers to dividends. Per calendar month, each account is allowed six limited transactions, which include checks, online or phone transfers, automatic transfers, and ACH transactions. For complete rate and tier information, refer to the rate sheet or visit ssfcu.org. Rates are variable and subject to change without notice.
ꝉꝉ Power Checking account has no monthly account fee and includes free eStatements. eStatements require activation. There is a $3 fee for each paper statement.
◊ Phone screen repair pricing: SquareTrade’s 2018 Smartphone Owners Repair Study, samsung.com, and support.apple.com.
◊◊ ID theft data source: Based on an online survey of 5,000 US adults conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Symantec, January 2019.