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Teen Account

Invest in your future

Are you a teenager eager to take charge of your finances or a parent seeking a suitable bank account for your teen? Awesome-sauce. White River Credit Union’s Teen Account is the perfect way to save money for a laptop, new phone, car, or just about anything! We’ve built this page exclusively for teens interested in building strong savings habits (aw yeah!). Scroll down and check out our tips and tools to help you manage your money. And, of course, your friendly team at White River CU is always here to answer any questions you may have.


Teen Account benefits

Our Teen Accounts are like an ice cream sundae with whipped cream on top. Than a ginormous amount of sprinkles. Because there are never enough sprinkles.

The scoop

Your account includes:

  • Teen Savings
  • Teen Checking
  • VISA debit card
  • Save for Something Savings
  • Online Banking Account access
  • eStatements
  • MyCardRules
  • Direct deposit
  • Automatic transfers

Extra toppings

  • eAlerts on your mobile phone or email
  • FREE member seminars
  • FREE check writing and balancing tutorial
  • White River CU Mobile App
  • Mobile Check Deposits
  • Online resources
  • Online and mobile banking tools
  • Minimum opening balance: $25.00
  • Monthly service charge: FREE

Minimum balance & fees

Minimum opening balance

$ $25

Per Month

Monthly service charge

$ $0

Per Month

Open an account


Tips and tools

Life is an adventure, right? Now’s the time for you to explore the exciting and sometimes (ahhh!) scary world of finances. We’ve provided some links that will help you with important information on responsible Teen Account management. We encourage you to take a few minutes to check them out. (We promise it will be easier than your social studies homework.)

Teen finance 101

Get rich with knowledge by exploring the links and valuable resources below.

From Piggy Banks to Student Savings Accounts: Teaching Kids About Money

Back to School Budget Tips for College Students

Teens and Money: Checking and savings account


How to save money

Basics of identity theft

How to save for college

College savings calculator

Buying your first car

*By clicking any of these links above, you are leaving White River Credit Union’s website. White River Credit Union’s website contains links to sources outside the credit union that we believe are useful to visitors and members. Once you are linked to another site, you are subject to the privacy policy and terms of use of the new site. White River Credit Union is not responsible for the availability or content of this site, and we do not represent any parties if a transaction is entered into.

First time car buyer loans

Owning your first car is, well, pretty amazing. FINALLY, you or your teen has the freedom to go whenever and wherever they want to go. Drive to school. Go on that Starbucks run. Meet their friends on their schedule.

White River Credit Union has easy financing of up to $20,000. We guide you every step of the way, so it’s never intimidating. You’ll also receive a First Time Car Buyer kit to help you get started. This is a great way to help you build your credit!


Whatcha thinking?

Our friendly staff is ready to answer any of your burning questions. Stop by the CU or drop us a line here.


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