Save Early for a Brighter Future
Teaching your child the importance of saving early will set them on the path to financial success. With a Pima Federal youth savings account, your child will learn how to be smart and responsible with their money.
Youth Savings Accounts
With a $5 opening deposit, our youth savers earn 3.00% APY on balances up to $999.99*
Good Grades Program
Youth account members are eligible to bring in their semester report card to any credit union employee. For every "A", "E", or "4" (or equivalent of), Pima Federal will deposit $2 into their savings account. There is a $20.00 maximum per school year. The following requirements must be met before funds are deposited into the youth member's account:
- Must be an elementary, middle, or high school student with an active Pima Federal Youth Account in good standing.
- Show or provide a copy of report card, transcript, etc. to verify student's grades.
- We will accept report cards twice every year. Fall report cards (August - December) are due by January 31st each year. Spring report cards (January - May) are due by June 30th each year.
Each year, Pima Federal awards five $2,000 education awards to graduating high school seniors from Pima and Apache counties. Members of Pima Federal who will be pursuing higher education in the fall are encouraged to apply. Application deadline for the 2021 Education Award was March 31, 2021.
2021 Education Award Application 2020 Education Award Recipients
Banzai Financial Literacy
We strongly believe teaching wise money management concepts and the value of saving at an early age will help children grow into financially responsible adults. We also recognize the need to offer continuing financial education to college students, as well as adults in our community. Providing these resources will empower others to make wise financial decisions that will lead to a stronger community.
We’re proud to partner with Banzai Financial Literacy to provide our members and community with FREE, interactive financial education. We invite you to sign up and explore Banzai’s library of financial articles, hands-on activities, calculators, and more!