Checking Accounts

Basic Checking

A straight forward checking account with no minimum balance and unlimited check writing. Overdraft protection is also available, offering you security and peace of mind should your funds fall short.

  • Free Online Banking, e-Statements and Online Bill Pay
  • Free Mobile Banking and Mobile Check Deposit with our app
  • Free Direct Deposit
  • Free Debit Card and ATM Card
  • Free Phone Banking
  • Free Notary Service

Bonus Checking

All the features of Basic Checking, plus this account earns dividends on higher balances.

  • $500 minimum balance to earn dividends
  • Dividends earned daily
  • $7.50 monthly service charge is assessed if balance falls below the $500 minimum on any day during the month

Keep Your Account Active to Avoid a Dormant Maintenance Fee: Dormant share accounts are defined as accounts that have had no activity for 12 months, other than paid dividends, with less than a $750 balance and the member is over 18 years of age and has no loan, IRA or certificate with the Credit Union. To avoid a Dormant Maintenance Fee, simply utilize your Credit Union’s products and services to keep your account active.

Preauthorized Draft Reminder: Did you know when you set up a one-time preauthorized draft or substitute check from your checking you need to include the Sentinel Federal Credit Union nine-digit routing number and the 14-digit string of numbers found on the bottom of your check located immediately to the right of the routing number? If you don’t know that 14 -digit number, please contact the Credit Union.

Routing Number: 291479291

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