Youth Accounts


Jump Start Savings

A savings account designed with youth in mind. Get the children in your life a head start on a sound financial future. This account enjoys a high yield on the first $500 in the account, with the remainder still earning a competitive rate. There is no minimum balance to open a Jump Start Savings account. It is open to anyone under 17 years of age.

Certificate Accounts:

Certificates are great investing tools to help the youth of our membership fulfill their dreams. For only $500, you can reap the benefit of a great certificate rate.

First Time Borrowers Program & First VISA:

Qualifying for your first loan can be a challenge, especially if you’re just getting started. Our popular First-Time Borrower’s Program can help you start building a solid credit rating, including a VISA credit card. Let us provide you with the tools to start your borrowing experience — and help point you in the right direction so you may eventually qualify for more significant loans.

More information on this program.

Coverdell Education Savings Account (ESA):

Coverdell Education Savings Account or Coverdell ESA, formerly known as an Education IRA. It is a tax-advantaged investment account in the Woman graduatingUnited States designed to encourage savings to cover future education expenses (elementary, secondary or college), such as tuition, books, uniforms, etc.

For more information on Coverdell Accounts, please call 800-773-3236.



 Youth Month at Wauna Credit Union


April is Credit Union Youth Month! We want to take this time to celebrate our future financial leaders as well as the importance of learning to save early on in life. This year’s theme is “Save Away For A Rainy Day”, Wauna Credit Union will contribute the initial $25 for all Youth accounts opened during the month of April.

During April, we strive to empower our youngest members to begin their financial journeys. We take pride in celebrating the energy, creativity, and resilience of our young members. Let's honor their voices, dreams, and aspirations this month. Together, we're shaping a brighter future for all!



Youth Month Activities For Kids




*Between April 1-30, 2024, Wauna Credit Union will make the initial deposit of $25 to a new primary membership for individuals who are 17 years of age or younger at the time of account opening. The first $5 will establish their Youth Share Advantage Account, and the remaining $20 will be deposited into a new Jump Start Club account. Deposits are federally insured by NCUA. Membership eligibility criteria applies.

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