Here are a few reasons why you might want to study Free Checking:

  • Starting out? After an initial deposit of at least $5, there’s no minimum balance.
  • Saving for school? There’s no monthly maintenance fee.
  • Math issues? Get overdraft protection with auto-transfers from savings account.
  • Totally wired? Access free mobile banking using Workers’ iPhone®, iPad® or Android™ apps.
  • Logged on? Pay bills online and receive e-Statements for your accounts.
  • Get carded. Account comes with a free MasterCard Check Card.

A First Lesson in Money Management

Saturday night dates. Summers at the beach. Blowing through money like it grows on trees. Oh, wait. The last part isn’t such a good idea. We can help you with your journey toward financial maturity with a checking account that has no minimum balance or monthly fees. It does, however, offer a lot of digital access so you don’t have to make a totally unhip trip to one of our branches.


Open a New Account

Convenient Locations

Workers Credit Union provides banking services to greater Athol, Chelmsford, Fitchburg, Gardner, Groton, Lancaster, Leominster, Lunenburg, Orange, Townsend, Westford, and Worcester, MA.

Open your Free Checking account online or contact us with any questions.

Free Checking PAIRS WELL WITH...

Not ready to make the jump? Take a look at some of the other options, we’re sure you’ll find what you were looking for.

Auto Loans

Get in gear with a Auto Loan as low as 4.99% APR*

cuSave Online Savings

Yes, we’re paying 1.00% interest. No, we’re not trolling you


*The minimum balance to open the Free Checking Account is $5. Overdraft Protections is available subject to credit approval. Overdraft Protection with auto-transfers from savings accounts is $5 per transfer. Other institutions may impose a surcharge for use of their ATMs. Please review Important Account Information brochure for complete details. Subject to approval, interest rates may change at any time. Text, data, and messaging rates apply for downloading/utilizing the app and text alerts

A Safe Place for Your Money

As a member of Workers, take comfort in knowing that every dollar you deposit is safe, secure, and 100% insured. All deposits are fully insured by a combined insurance coverage of the NCUA, up to $250,000, and the MSIC covers the rest. Now that’s safe keeping.