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For the safety and security of our members and MCU team, please note that the hours of operation for the South Bronx Branch ATM lobby located at 560 Courtlandt Avenue Bronx, NY have recently been updated.

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I’m Changing Careers

Planning a Big Career Change? MCU Can Help You Make the Leap.

Got big career changes in your future? MCU is here to support your journey with the financial products and expert knowledge you need to put your mind at ease while you make career moves.

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Some Key Terms You’ll Need to Know

Stay informed and get the most out of your money—here are some important terms you should know, based on the needs and goals of MCU members like you.

Share Certificate

share certificate at a credit union is a document that represents ownership of a specific amount of money that has been deposited with the credit union for a fixed term. 

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Compound Interest

Compound interest is a type of interest that is calculated on both the initial principal and the accumulated interest of previous periods.

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Vesting

The entitlement to a present or future asset or benefit, usually referring to an employer-provided benefit such as a retirement account. 

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Individual Retirement Account (IRA)

A type of savings account designed to help individuals save for retirement.

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Flexible Spending Account
(FSA)

A tax-advantaged savings account that allows individuals to set aside money for qualified expenses.

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Fixed Rate Loan

A loan with a constant interest rate for the life of the loan, providing the borrower with predictable monthly payments.

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High-APY Savings Accounts

Make Smart Savings Choices While You Make Career Moves.

You’re already making big plans to set your future up for success—there’s never been a better time to set your finances up for security, too. Choose from our competitive APY* savings options to find the right way to save for you.

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Get High-Yield Savings with a Share Certificate Account.

Like a CD, a Share Certificate gives you the best rates on terms ranging from 6 to 36-months—so you can watch your savings soar to new heights.

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Earn More as You Save with a Money Market Account.

The more you invest, the more you can earn; see higher dividends with each saving threshold you cross. Open an MCU Money Market Account today.

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Maximize Your Retirement Savings with an IRA.

It’s never too early to start saving for retirement. Decide between tax-deductible savings now, or tax-free savings when you access your cash later.

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Stress-Free Banking

Stay on Track with Hassle-Free Banking Built for Busy Members.

You’ve got a lot of things to think about at this stage in your life—financial hiccups shouldn’t be one of them. Plan ahead and stay on track with tools and products built to make banking easy for busy members like you.

FasTrack Checking

Get a Checking Account That Works Overtime—All the Time.

From daily purchases to regular deposits and beyond, our Everyday Hero Checking Account makes money management as easy as 1-2-3—starting from day one.

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Keep Your Spending—And Saving—on Track.

Start taking control of your finances by figuring out how much you're spending each month, and where it's all going. Our budgeting calculator makes it easy—just plug in your income and expenses, and we'll show you how it all breaks down.

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Save Time with Direct Deposit and Automatic Transfer.

Take advantage of the safe, convenient way to automatically deposit your paycheck, pension, Social Security, or any other recurring check.

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MCU TRUE Rewards Cash Back VISA®

Get a Credit Card That Puts Money Back in Your Wallet.

You’re already spending money on everyday expenses—why not put some cash back in your pocket just for shopping? With an MCU TRUE Rewards Cash Back VISA®, you get rewarded with 1.5%** cash back on each dollar you spend.

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Switching to Self-Employment

Be the Boss of Your Business AND Your Finances.

Transitioning to the world of self-employment? MCU can help ensure you have what you need to keep your personal finances thriving while you build your business. And, if you’re currently employed by one of our membership partners, don’t worry about switching financial institutions when you switch career paths—when you’re an MCU member, we’re with you for life.

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NYMCU Digital Banking

Manage Your Money Anytime, Anywhere.

Focus your attention on your new career—not running errands and banking logistics. Access the information you need, when you need it, with our easy-to-navigate digital banking platform that makes banking smarter, not harder.

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Adaptable Banking That Grows With You

Don’t let life’s changes get in the way of managing your financial success. MCU members enjoy competitive rates and educational resources that empower financial decision making, with expert guidance from our team at every step of the way.

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DISCLOSURES:

* APY = Annual Percentage Yield. Dividend Rates and Annual Percentage Yields are accurate as of the last dividend declaration date. Rates and Terms are subject to change without notice. For more details, see our Rates page.

** View the TRUE Rewards Cash Back Visa® Card Program Description and Related Disclosures for more information.

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