Checking Accounts  

Four different checking accounts have been designed to meet your specific needs. Each Northwest Federal checking account offers: 

Checking Account     Additional Features
 Basic Checking  
  • No monthly maintenance fee
  • No minimum balance requirement
  • Unlimited check writing
  • …more
 First Checking  
  • For members age 15-22
  • No monthly maintenance fee
  • No minimum balance requirement
  • Free box of checks
  • …more
 Access Checking    
  • No monthly maintenance fee or minimum balance when service requirements are met
  • Free box of checks
  • …more
 Premier Checking  
  • No monthly maintenance fee when balance requirement is met
  • Certificate rate bonus up to 0.25%2
  • Earn monthly dividends
  • Free check orders
  • …more

1Data rates may apply for mobile banking. Contact your service provider.

2 Bonus rate increase of .25 is available on certificates of at least $100,000 and with terms of 1 year or longer; Bonus rate increase of .10 is available on certificates from $50,000 to $99,999.99 and with terms of 1 year or longer. Premier Checking certificate bonus rates are not available on Add-on Certificates.