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Primary Savings Account


  • Convenience: Keeping your long-term funds separate from your everyday banking, so you reach your savings goals more quickly
  • Earn More: Earning a competitive rate of interest on balances over $1000.
  • Record Keeping: Electronic or printed statements options available monthly

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Earn a competitive rate of interest. Interest is calculated on the daily balance and paid monthly. Other features of the Primary Savings Account include:

  • $3 monthly fee if your balance falls below $1000 anytime during the month
  • All deposits are free
  • Fees are charged for debit transactions done in branch, ATM and POS
  • Mobile Banking app available for iOS, Android and Blackberry

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