You can open an Alliant Credit Union account from anywhere in the US.
The bottom line: Alliant High-Interest Checking Account is one of the best credit unions out there, especially if you want to earn high interest rates on savings, checking, and certificates.
Overall credit union ratingFeatureInsider rating (out of 5)Checking4.25Savings4.5CD3.75Trustworthiness5Total4.25Pros and consProsCons
High interest rates on savings account and CDs
Low minimum opening deposits
Interest-earning checking account
Reimburses up to $20 in out-of-network ATM fees
No overdraft fees
No money market accountsInterest compounded monthly, not dailyAlliant High-Rate Savings Account
Alliant High-Rate Savings is a solid online savings account. It pays a great interest rate, and there are no monthly service fees. There’s technically a $5 minimum opening deposit, but Alliant will cover the cost. Keep in mind that you do need to keep a $100 balance to earn interest, though.
Alliant High-Interest Checking Account
This article was written by [email protected] (Laura Grace Tarpley, CEPF,Sophia Acevedo, CEPF) and originally published on www.businessinsider.com