*Average Credit Union member savings of $261.63 is based on an internal study performed 12/31/2017. Overall average savings based on average member savings with the following accounts: PowerPlus™ Checking - $132.37, Rainy Day Savings - $84.62, CD, IRA, and Money Market Accounts - $129.01, Credit Card - $184.44, Auto Loan - $240.87, Personal Loan - $214.73, Home Equity - $845.40. Comparisons made between BCU and industry averages from Bloomberg, Bankrate®, and internal studies.
**To be eligible to join the Credit Union, an individual must submit a membership application in a Credit Union branch or online, in which they agree to conform to BCU’s bylaws and amendments and subscribe for at least one share ($1.00). The $1 in the Share-01 Regular Savings account required to open a membership will be deposited by the Credit Union on behalf of the member. The $1 balance must be maintained in the Share-01 Regular Savings account for the duration of the membership. A person seeking Credit Union membership must also meet at least one of the criteria found at www.BCU.org/Membership-Eligibility
1APR is Annual Percentage Rate. Published rates are accurate as of 1/1/2021, and subject to change. The rate listed includes an additional 0.50% APR discount for buying through our Auto Buying Service. To receive this discount, an auto loan must be booked through BCU, and auto purchase must be made at a certified dealer through BCU’s Auto Buying Service purchasing process. Rate applies to 2021 and newer vehicles with a loan term of up to 75 months (based on credit worthiness), up to 100% LTV (loan to value). Call for rates on older model vehicles. Loan amount will be determined by income and other factors. The rate listed also assumes an automatic payment method and includes a 0.50% discount for having two of the following relationships: direct deposit of at least $500 per month or more into your credit union checking account; at least $25,000 on deposit with the credit union; or a loan in good standing. Qualifying loans include mortgage, home equity, auto, and credit card. A qualifying loan must have a current balance and credit cards must have a transaction within the past 30 days. Any Credit Union loan that is not in good standing or delinquent will disqualify you for Rewards Rates. An example of payment terms are as follows: an amount financed of $25,000 with an APR of 2.14% and a term of 75 months would have a monthly payment of $357.04.
3Rebates are automatically earned by making eligible purchases with your Cash Rewards Visa card. Each eligible purchase made by you, or someone you authorize, will earn a cash rebate of 1.5% on net purchases (purchases less credits, returns and adjustments). Cash advances, balance transfers, and checks used to access your account are not considered purchases and will not earn rewards.
4Offer only available on new accounts. You will receive $100 cash bonus after making purchases totaling at least $1,000 (exclusive of credits, returns and adjustments) that post to your account within 90 days of the account open date. Your account must be in good standing to receive the cash bonus. After qualifying, the cash bonus will post to your rebate balance within one billing cycle.
6Student Loans and underwriting is made available through BCU. Application processing is available from Credit Union Student Choice on behalf of BCU. Loan servicing and repayment is available from University Accounting Service, LLC on behalf of BCU. APR is Annual Percentage Rate. Variable Rate is based on the Prime Rate as published in The Wall Street Journal “Market Data Center” Section (Index). Rates accurate as of 7/1/20. Your rate will be calculated each quarter by adding a margin -1.26% and +2.77% to the Prime Rate and is based on your credit profile. The rate will not increase more than once a quarter but there is no limit on the amount the rate could increase at one time. If the Interest Rate increases, your monthly payments may be higher. Although the rate will vary after you are approved, it will never exceed 18.00% (the maximum allowable for this loan). The rate listed includes a 0.25% discount for enrollment in automatic recurring payments.
7The HomeAdvantage program is made available to you through a relationship between BCU and CU Realty Services. Program Cash Rewards are awarded by CU Realty Services to buyers and sellers who select and use a real estate agent in the HomeAdvantage network. Home buyers or sellers are not eligible for Cash Rewards if they use an agent outside this network. Using BCU for a mortgage is not a requirement to earn Cash Rewards. Cash Rewards amounts are dependent on the commissions paid to the agent. BCU may have specific rules on how you Cash Rewards will be paid out. Cash Rewards incentives are available in most states; however, are void where prohibited by law or by the lender. Please consult with your credit union to get details that may affect you.
States and/or major metropolitan areas included in the HomeAdvantage program include: AL, AZ, CA, CO, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NM, NV, NY, OH, PA, TX, VA, WI, and WV. New cities, states and real estate agents continuously join the program. If you do not see the area you're interested in, contact HomeAdvantage at 800-203-9014. Terms and disbursement of cash rewards vary by state.
9To earn monthly dividends and unlimited reimbursements of other banks’ ATM surcharge fees, your account must meet these two monthly requirements: Monthly direct deposits totaling at least $500 into your PowerPlus Checking account and completion of at least fifteen (15) transactions that include any combination of the following: BCU Debit Card PIN, Debit Card signature, credit card purchases, Online Bill Pay or ACH payments, which apply toward the monthly requirements in the month they post to your account. Credit card transactions that post on the last day of the month will be applied toward the following month’s transaction total. Accounts not meeting all monthly requirements will not earn dividends and will not receive reimbursements of other banks’ ATM surcharge fees. Rates accurate as of 8/1/2020. The dividend rate and annual percentage yield (APY) may change at any time. Balances up to $15,000 will earn the stated higher rate and the portion of the balance over $15,000 will earn the stated lower rate. See rate sheet or website for current rates. There is no minimum balance required to earn dividends. Dividends are paid monthly and calculated based on the average daily balance method. PowerPlus Checking is available as a personal account only and is limited to one account per member. If you do not have sufficient available funds in your checking account to clear a presented item, funds may automatically transfer from your savings or money market share and may count towards withdrawal limitations for that savings or money market share (Electronic funds transfers from savings and money market shares, which include overdraft transfers are limited to six per month. Each electronic funds transfer in excess of six per month is subject to a $3 excessive withdrawal fee. See Service Charges and Fees Schedule in Consumer Member Service Agreement for further details. PowerPlus™ Checking is a trademark of BCU.