Pay Me Checking 

We’ve paid out over
$340,000
in cash back rewards this year!

Free Checking with Cash Back Rewards!

Pay Me Checking from Communication Federal Credit Union is what better checking should be. It’s free to open, has $0 in monthly service fees, and rewards you with $0.10 in cash back for qualifying debit card purchases.*

   No Monthly Fees

   No Minimum Balance Requirement

   $0.10 Cash Back per Debit Card Purchase!*

   Rotating Quarterly Double Rewards Categories

   Free 1st Box of Checks

   Free Online & Mobile Banking

   Free TransFund ATM Access – Over 16,000 ATMs!

   $0 Out-of-Network ATM Fee2 + up to $25/Month in ATM Fee Refunds3

   Available with Honor Pay & Overdraft Protection

How Does Your Bank Compare?

Communication Federal Credit Union’s Pay Me Checking account has no monthly fees, and rewards you with cash back every time you swipe your CFCU Visa Debit Card to make a purchase.* Cash back rewards are paid on the first business day of each month!

CFCU

Pay Me Checking

Bank of America

Core Checking

Chase

Total Checking®

Monthly Service Fee
$0 $121 $121
Cashback Rewards
Yes – $0.10 / Debit Card Purchase!* None None
Opening Deposit
$25 $25 $25
Out-of-Network ATM Fee
$0 – Free!2 $2.50 Min. Fee $2.50 Min. Fee
ATM Fee Refunds
Up to $25/Month!3 None None
Free Box of Checks
Yes – 1st Box Free No – Fee Varies No – $18.95 / Box
Free Online & Mobile Banking
Yes Yes Yes
Free Bill Pay & eStatements
Yes Yes Yes
Foreign Transaction Fees
$0 – None! 3% of Amount in USD 3% of Amount in USD
Send Money to Friends & Family
Yes – Free with Zelle Yes Yes
Overdraft Protection Transfer Fee
$2 / Transfer $12 / Day 4 $0 / Transfer 5
Information for the above comparison table was obtained January 1st, 2019 from the aforementioned bank’s websites. Information is subject to change without notice.

1 Monthly Fee can be waived with qualifying account activities or if you are under 24 years old and enrolled in school. 4 Overdraft protection transfer from a linked Bank of America savings account or line of credit. 5 Overdraft protection transfer from a linked Chase savings account.

Pay Me Checking Rewards: Must enroll in eStatements and receive a monthly direct deposit of $500 or more to qualify for rewards and ATM fee refunds. Effective March 1, 2020, purchases made with a debit card linked to a Pay Me checking account must be a minimum of $5.00 in order qualify for the $.10 swipe reward.

2 CFCU does not charge out-of-network ATM fees, but other financial institutions or merchants may. 3 Up to $25 in fees assessed by out-of-network ATMs can be refunded each month with qualifying account activities.