Priority Checking Account

Earning more isn’t far-fetched. 
Open a Priority Checking Account today. 

A Priority Checking Account features the same great benefits as our regular checking accounts.

  • No minimum balance requirement 
  • First box of checks free
  • Priority Check Card – MasterCard ® Debit
  • Direct Deposit
  • Free Online and Mobile Banking with Bill Payment
  • Free Telephone Access via CU-Talk

Plus, earn a premium Annual Percentage Yield on balances up to $10,000 when the following conditions are met:

  • Direct deposits of more than $500 each month
  • 12 Debit Transactions each month
  • Enroll in Online Banking and eStatements

AND complete EITHER a Bill Payment OR an Online banking transfer from the Priority Checking Account each month.

Balances over $10,000 will earn the same as the regular Share Draft Account, which does not earn interest at this time.

Want to learn more?
Call Member Service at 617-482-4787 or send an email to:


As of September 28, 2023, Priority Checking Account earns an Annual Percentage Yield of 2.50% on balances between $0.01 – $10,000. The following requirements must be met each statement cycle to earn interest: Have, (1) Direct deposits totaling $500 or more (2) 12 Debit transactions, and (3) EITHER a Bill Payment OR an online banking transfer. Accounts that do not meet these requirements on a specific statement cycle will not earn interest for that statement period. Balances over $10,000 will not earn interest.  Fees could reduce earnings. Rates are subject to change.