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How To Pick The Right Checking For You

Checking How To Pick The Right Checking For You

Your checking account should help you access your money easily. That means finding the right set of services and benefits that fit your lifestyle right now. Global understands that as your life grows, your checking account should grow with you. We offer a variety of checking account options to meet your needs. Find the right fit for you!

Spend Account
For our younger members (13-24), this account is a flexible way to learn how to start managing money. With no fees, a free debit card and eBranch for access anywhere at anytime, this checking account is designed for our mobile members. Learn more about how the Spend Account can grow WITH you as a member. 

eVelocity* 
For the tech-savvy member looking to earn interest and ATM surcharges refunded up to $25/month, this no-minimum-balance/no-monthly-fee checking account is a smart choice. eBranch is there for you wherever you go and your free debit card will make sure you have all the purchasing power you need, while earning rewards points with every purchase. Read more on our eVelocity Checking Account.

Advantage
For the Global Member who appreciates the simple things in life, our straightforward Advantage Checking Account is a classic we know you’ll love. With no monthly fees, no minimum balance and a free debit card, this match will never go out of style for our members who prefer in person banking.

Advantage Plus**
If you want to spice up your straightforward checking just a touch, this is the checking account for you. Simply maintain a balance of at least $1,000 to avoid fees and earn dividends so your money can work harder for you. Learn more about our Advantage or Advantage Plus Checking Accounts 

OAC. APY = Annual Percentage Yield. Some restrictions apply. Rate and terms subject to change. Fees may reduce earnings on your account.
*ATM refunds do not include international ATM transaction fees. No ATM fees will be charged by Global. Fees that may be charged by the ATM owner will be refunded at the end of each cycle up to $25 and eVelocity rate paid on the first $10,000; funds in excess of $10,000 will earn .20% APY when account requirements are met.
**Min. balance of $1,000 required to earn dividends and avoid monthly service fees: below $1,000 = $5/mo; below $100 = $8/mo.

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Member Financial Education and Engagement


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