Member Resources

Northwest Federal is committed to helping members manage their money, while planning for their future. To help you make decisions for the matters that affect you most, we encourage you to use the following member resources:   

Applications & Forms     

  • Access our applications and forms  
  • Switch Service 
    Easy online tool to help you close your old bank accounts, move your direct deposits and set up automatic transfers.        

Auto Services

  •  Auto Locating Concierge Service 
    Members in the Washington D.C. metro area: Tell us the make, model, color and options you want in your new car and we’ll do all the legwork for you.
  • Online Car Buying Service 
    Search TrueCar for new or used cars nationwide, get prices in writing before heading to the dealership. 
  • Vehicle Protection Services - Protect against expensive repairs and unforeseen breakdowns with Mechanical Breakdown Protection. Cover the "gap" needed to pay off your loan if your vehicle is totaled or stolen and not recovered with Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP).

Financial Security   

  • Fraud Mitigation Center
    Learn how to protect yourself against identity theft and fraud. 
  • Safe Deposit Boxes 
    Our safe deposit boxes provide a safe, secure place to store your valuables and documents.  

Financial Services 

  • BALANCE Financial Fitness Program 
    A money management and counseling service to help streamline finances, reduce debt and plan for and attain long-term goals. 
  • BalanceTrack Personal Finance Education Center
    19 online learning modules to help you develop essential elements of personal finance. 
  • Calculators
    A comprehensive set of financial planning calculators. 
  • Member Protection Plan (MPP)
    Enroll in MPP and we’ll cover your overdrafts up to $500 on debit and ATM card transactions, checks, bill payments and electronic drafts from your checking account. 
  • Member Solutions
    A program designed for members experiencing financial difficulties. Our goal is to help you protect or rebuild your credit and, if possible, avoid foreclosure or repossession.  

Member Benefits 

  • Heritage Club  
    An exclusive benefit reserved for qualifying members age 62 and older. As a Heritage Club member, your money will earn more and you’ll receive special perks.
  • Magazine  
    View archived copies of our member magazine, The Northwest Difference, filled with informative articles, snapshots of our community events, and much more. 
  • Newsletter
    Stay on top of our latest news, products and services with our quarterly member newsletter, Northwest Now.
  • Seminars and Webinars  
    Learn the basics of home buying, college-planning, investments and more at our free, interactive seminars and webinars.    

Real Estate Services 

  • HomeAdvantage™ 
    With NWFCU and HomeAdvantage™, you’ll get unrestricted access to all the tips, tools and data you need to make informed decisions plus you’ll get a cash rebate of 20% of your real estate agent’s commission – when you buy or sell using a HomeAdvantage Approved Agent.  

Travel & Money Services 

  • Foreign currency exchange
    Order foreign currency or a reloadable Cash Passport MasterCard® through our simple online ordering service and have it delivered to your home in just two days.
  • Wire Transfer Service 
    Our domestic/foreign wire service is a quick, reliable and secure way to transfer funds from your Northwest Federal account to other financial institutions. 

Youth Resources 

  • Youth Club Accounts 
    Savings rewards and extra benefits for members age newborn to young adult. 
  • Student Services 
    Special products, services and resources for high school and college-age members. 

For additional information on Northwest Federal’s products and services, turn to our Frequently Asked Questions, view our brochures or access our applications and forms.

Fees may apply for some services listed above. To view our Schedule of Fees click here.