Finally, a checking account that pays YOU!

We offer great checking account options with no hidden charges, no monthly service fees, no per-check fees, free VISA® Debit Card, and overdraft protection. To open a checking account with HHFCU, visit us at your nearest branch location, or fill out the “Get Started” form below.

Our simplified checking structure makes it easy to understand how much money you’ll get back in the form of dividends.

Accelerator Tier 1

Good Standing and basic requirements including E-statements, one direct deposit every calendar month, and 3 or more online bill payments each calendar month PLUS

25 PIN or signature-based debit card transactions each calendar month OR

Average daily loan balance of $10,000+

STANDARD APY: If the requirements are not met for at least Accelerator Tier 1 in any given month, then the standard APY will apply.

Accelerator Tier 2

Good Standing and basic requirements including E-statements, one direct deposit every calendar month, and 3 or more online bill payments each calendar month PLUS

25 PIN or signature-based debit card transactions each calendar month AND

Average daily loan balance of $10,000+

STANDARD APY: If the requirements are not met for at least Accelerator Tier 1 in any given month, then the standard APY will apply.

Accelerator Tier 3

Good Standing and basic requirements including E-statements, one direct deposit every calendar month, and 3 or more online bill payments each calendar month PLUS

Average daily Accelerator account balance of $5,000+ AND

25 PIN or signature-based debit card transactions each calendar month or average daily loan balance of $10,000+

STANDARD APY: If the requirements are not met for at least Accelerator Tier 1 in any given month, then the standard APY will apply.

Accelerator Tier 4

Good Standing and basic requirements including E-statements, one direct deposit every calendar month, and 3 or more online bill payments each calendar month PLUS

Average daily Accelerator account balance of $5,000+ AND

25 PIN or signature-based debit card transactions each calendar month AND average daily loan balance of $10,000+

STANDARD APY: If the requirements are not met for at least Accelerator Tier 1 in any given month, then the standard APY will apply.

Account Type

Dividend Rate (APY†)

Balance Requirements††

Dividend Crediting &
Compound Method

Conditions†††

Basic0.05%$0Monthly
Gold0.50%

1.00%
up to $19,999.99

$20,000.00 - $99,999.99
Monthly

Monthly

• Receive e-Statements
• 1 Direct Deposit per Month
• 10 Debit Card Transactions (or) have an average daily loan balance of at least $10K.

Platinum1.50%

1.75%

2.00%
$100k - $149,999.99

$150K - $249,999.99

$250K+
Monthly

Monthly

Monthly

Checking Accounts Disclosures

APY is annual percentage yield. Use of electronic services, minimum balance, and loan balances listed above are required to earn reward APYs. If you do not qualify for a reward APY (minimum Reward, Basic), you will earn the basic reward default APY. ††Average daily balance per checking share. ††† All accounts must be in good standing in order to receive the stated Dividend Rate. Good standing means you have on deposit at least the par value of one full share in the regular share savings account, have no delinquent loans (payment is not more than 30 days late), and have a positive balance in all share accounts. Rates subject to change.

Rates effective 5/1/2019.

Need checks?

If you’re a member, you can order checks easily by logging in to online banking. Shop for check designs, customize your checks, and expedite your shipping, if necessary. You can also explore check designs and place orders at our partner Harland Clarke.

If you’d like additional assistance, feel free to call us at 845-561-5607.

Checking FAQ

To open a checking account with HHFCU, visit us at your nearest branch location, or get started with one of our jumpstart forms.

HHFCU offers a variety of checking accounts to best fit your needs. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.

The Annual Percentage Yield on a checking account varies depending on the level of the account, ranging from 0.05% to 1.25%.

The minimum balance to earn APY depends on the type of checking account. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.

There is no minimum amount of money needed to open a checking account. However, you are required to have a savings account with a minimum $5 balance. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.

The dividend rate ranges from 0.05% to 1.24% depending on the type of checking account.

The dividend crediting for a checking account is monthly. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.

The compounding method for a checking account is monthly. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.

The interest rate for a checking account is variable. Please refer to the checking accounts table for more information.