Open a checking account - we'll give you $100.

At 1st United Credit Union, we believe managing your money doesn’t have to be complicated. That’s why we’ve simplified our checking account and packed it full of “free”s and “no”s. Things like:

  • No monthly fee
  • No minimum balance requirement
  • No direct deposit requirement
  • Free FICO® Score
  • Free online and mobile banking
  • Free bill pay
  • Free ATM access at 30,000 ATMs

Faster Account Opening

But we didn’t stop there. We’ve made it faster to open your account, too – online and in-branch.

Friendlier Banking

If you’re ready to simplify, apply online or visit us at any of our East Bay branches. Our friendly staff is ready to assist you.


Simply open the account by March 31, 2018 using promo code GET100. 
Then set up direct deposit and use your debit card within sixty days of account opening. That’s it. Apply online now or if you prefer the personal touch, simply call us at (800) 649-0193 or visit your neighborhood branch.


Offer not available to existing 1st United checking accounts. Checking account and debit card establishment are subject to credit approval. Members age 12-15 require an adult joint owner. $100 incentive: 1) open new checking account using promotional code GET100 by March 31, 2018; 2) establish a qualifying direct deposit of $500 or more within 60 days; 3) activate and use your debit card to make a purchase within 60 days. Offer expires March 31, 2018 and is subject to change or withdrawal at any time. Incentive will be credited by the 10th of the following month after all requirements are fulfilled, beginning April 10, 2018. Federally insured by NCUA. FICO is a registered trademark of Fair Isaac Corporation in the United States and other countries.