Youth Savings

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Accounts made just for teens

  • Get paid to save—earn a higher interest rate than most adult accounts. 
  • Our Vault Accounts* offer helpful tools like a checking account, Visa® card, auto loan, and college savings certificate options. 
  • Check your balance, transfer money, and deposit checks on the go with our mobile app. 
  • You’ll receive a $10 gift card just for opening your Vault Account, and we hold quarterly drawings for $250 cash.  
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Have a kid 12 and under?

  • Our Safari Savers Account promotes healthy money habits. 
  • Kids will receive the highest available interest rate. 
  • Track deposits, earn prizes. For every deposit of $10 or more, Safari Savers get a punch on their punch cards and will receive a fun prize for filling their card.  
SELCO community credit union Portland branch

Drop by a branch to get started

Visit us with a parent or guardian and bring: 

  • A photo ID (current student IDs are OK).
  • Proof of your current address.
  • Social Security numbers for you and your parent or guardian.
  • For kids accounts, bring $1 to join and $5 to deposit in the account.
  • For teen accounts, a minimum of $10 ($5 to join, $5 to put in your account).

*To enroll in SELCO’s Vault Account, you must be 13–17 years old and live or work in one of the 27 Oregon counties or 8 Washington counties we serve (or have a family member who does). A qualified adult guarantor is required for all loans and deposit accounts issued to members under 18. 


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