Experience the Best of Both Worlds: Free Checking + $200 Bonus at Arizona Financial Credit Union

Oct 31, 2023

At Arizona Financial, we believe that banking should be simple, convenient, and rewarding. We understand that you work hard for your money, and we want to make sure your finances work even harder for you. That's why we're thrilled to introduce an exclusive offer that combines the best of both worlds - free checking and a $200 bonus!

The Arizona Financial advantage: More than just banking

Did you know we’ve been serving the local community since 1936? We have a long history of providing personalized financial services to our members. What sets us apart is our commitment to helping our members achieve their financial goals while also giving back to the community. We believe in the power of community, and it's this belief that drives everything we do.

Free Checking with AFCU

We know that in today's fast-paced world, banking should be easy and accessible. With our free checking account, we provide you with the tools and features to manage your money efficiently, all without hidden fees or restrictive requirements. Here are some of the key benefits of our free checking account:

  1. No Monthly Service Fees: With us, you won't have to worry about monthly service fees eating into your hard-earned money.
  2. No Minimum Balance Requirement: You're not required to maintain a minimum balance in your checking account. We believe that your money is yours, and you should have full access to it.
  3. Free Online & Mobile Banking: Our user-friendly online and mobile banking platforms let you manage your accounts 24/7, from anywhere in the world.
  4. Free Debit Card: You'll receive a free debit card that allows you to make purchases and withdraw cash from ATMs without extra charges.
  5. Bill Pay: Easily manage your bills with our free bill pay service, saving you time and reducing the hassle of remembering due dates.
  6. Online Statements: Say goodbye to paper statements and help reduce your environmental footprint by receiving your statements electronically.
  7. Mobile Deposit: Make check deposits using your smartphone, avoiding the need to visit a branch or ATM.
  8. Access to Over 30,000 ATMs: Enjoy fee-free access to a network of over 30,000 ATMs nationwide through the CO-OP network.

$200 bonus: Your gateway to financial prosperity

We're excited to introduce an exclusive limited-time offer that sweetens the deal even further. When you open a free checking account with us, you can earn a $200 bonus.1 Here's how it works:

  1. Open a Free Checking Account: If you're not already a member, start by opening a free checking account with Arizona Financial.
  2. Set up Direct Deposit: To qualify for the $200 bonus, you'll need to set up a direct deposit to your AFCU checking account with a combined total of $1,000. Direct deposits are a convenient way to have your paycheck or other regular income deposited directly into your account.
  3. Minimum Balance:  For the bonus, must have an account balance of $500 or more on the 60th day after the account is opened.
  4. Claim Your Bonus: Once you've completed the above steps, you'll be eligible to claim your $200 bonus.
  5. Spend It Your Way: Whether you choose to save, invest, or spend it on something special, the $200 bonus is yours to use as you see fit.

The benefits of this offer

  1. No Hidden Costs: You can enjoy all the benefits of a free checking account without any hidden fees or monthly charges.
  2. Reward for Banking with Us: We appreciate your trust and want to reward you for choosing Arizona Financial as your financial partner.
  3. Convenience: With our online and mobile banking services, managing your account and accessing your funds is easier than ever.
  4. A Strong Start: The $200 bonus provides a fantastic opportunity to kickstart your savings, invest in your future, or treat yourself to something special.
  5. Access to a Local, Community-Based Institution: By banking with us, you're not just a customer; you're a valued member of our community, and your financial well-being is our priority.

How to get started

Getting started with your free checking account and the $200 bonus1 is quick and easy. Follow these steps:

  1. Become a Member: If you're not already a member of Arizona Financial, you can join online or visit one of our local branches. We'll guide you through the membership process.
  2. Open a Free Checking Account: Once you're a member, open a free checking account with us. You'll need a valid ID, your Social Security number, and a small initial deposit.
  3. Set Up Direct Deposit: Arrange for a direct deposit to your AFCU checking account. This is a convenient way to receive your paycheck or other regular income.
  4. Minimum Balance: Have an account balance of $500 or more on the 60th day after the account is open.
  5. Claim Your Bonus: After fulfilling the requirements, you can claim your $200 bonus.

Why choose Arizona Financial?

At Arizona Financial, we are committed to providing financial solutions that meet your unique needs. When you choose us as your financial partner, you benefit from:

  1. Personalized Service: We know you by name, not just a number. Our friendly and professional team is dedicated to helping you achieve your financial goals.
  2. Community Involvement: We are proud to be an active part of the community. Our commitment to making a difference extends beyond just providing financial services.
  3. Competitive Rates: Our rates are designed to help your savings grow and your loans cost less. We want you to get the most out of your money.
  4. Convenience: With multiple branches and a robust online and mobile banking platform, we make it easy to manage your finances, wherever you are.
  5. Member Ownership: When you become a member of AFCU, you become an owner. Your financial well-being is our top priority.

Act now & experience the best of both worlds

Now is the perfect time to experience the best of both worlds - free checking and a $200 bonus - by becoming a member of Arizona Financial. Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to make your money work harder for you. Join us today and start enjoying the benefits of our free checking account and the extra financial boost that comes with it. We look forward to helping you achieve your financial goals and make the most of your hard-earned money.

If you have any questions or need assistance getting started, our dedicated team is here to help. Contact us, visit one of our branches, or explore our website for more information. We can't wait to welcome you to the Arizona Financial family!

1 Bonus Offer Details

Bonus Information: To qualify for $200 bonus, you must: (1) open a Checking Plus Account, (2) within 60 days of account opening, establish recurring direct deposit(s) with a combined total of $1,000 or more per month, and (3) have an account balance of $500 or more on the 60th day after the account is opened.

Eligibility: Must be 18 years of age or older and a brand new member with no existing primary account relationships with Arizona Financial. Current joint account owners may qualify by opening a new account as the primary member/owner. Former members may qualify as a new member if previous accounts were closed 12 or more months prior to new open date. Must meet membership eligibility requirements and present a valid promotional code at time of account opening.

Important Information:
 Direct deposit must be an electronic deposit of your paycheck, investment account, pension, or government benefits (such as Social Security) from your employer or government agency. Person to Person payments (such as Zelle, Venmo or PayPal) are not considered direct deposit. Bonus will be deposited to your Checking Plus Account approximately 75 days after account opening if all requirements are met and member is in good standing at time of payout. All bonuses are considered income and may be reported on IRS Form 1099-MISC. This promotion cannot be combined with any other offers. Limit one new member bonus per person. Business, indirect borrower, fiduciary, and voting accounts do not qualify. Terms and conditions subject to change without notice. Offer may expire at any time. 

Account Closure: If the checking account is closed by the member or Arizona Financial Credit Union within 6 months after opening, the bonus amount will be deducted from the account at closing.