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First Forward (Prime) Savings

First Forward (Prime) Savings

Saving money should be easy.

Saving Made Simple

Every story has a beginning, and every membership with Leaders begins with Savings, our First Forward (Prime) Savings.
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Forward Plus (Prime) Savings Helps Members Save

It’s time to start saving for a bright future. Are you:
Seeking a no-frills savings account?
Looking for an account with no monthly fees?
Wanting to earn dividends on the money you deposit?
In search of simple banking tools to help you manage your money?
Ready to work toward your long-term financial goals?
Open First Forward Savings
Prime Share Savings
Tiered Rates Encourage Healthy Savings Habits

Looking for higher rates? Grow your money fast with our Fast Forward Savings.

Looking for higher rates? Grow your money fast with our Fast Forward Savings.

Required of all Leaders members

Required of all Leaders members

No minimum balance

One-time membership fee of $25

$10 minimum balance

$10 minimum balance to open an account and to earn dividends²

Highlights

First Forward Savings

The savings account you need to meet your goals.

Open First Forward Savings
Earn up to 0.10% APY

Earn up to 0.10% APY¹ on balances more than $2,500

free mobile app

Track your savings with our free mobile app

Required of all Leaders members

Required of all Leaders members

No minimum balance

One-time membership fee of $25

$10 minimum balance

$10 minimum balance to open an account and to earn dividends²

Earn up to 0.10% APY

Earn up to 0.10% APY¹ on balances more than $2,500

free mobile app

Track your savings with our free mobile app

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Side Savings

Saving for a specific goal is easy with a dedicated account to keep track of your money. Earn dividends to make your financial dreams a reality.


  • Add a Side Savings to keep your savings organized
  • Track your accounts with our free mobile app
  • No minimum deposit to open
Side Share Savings

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Are you ready to start saving today for a brighter tomorrow?

We’re here to lead the way to smart savings. Our free savings calculator can help you achieve your financial goals.

Enter your starting amount, estimated monthly savings, and interest rate to calculate how much you can save. You can use this information to fine-tune your long-term financial goals. You can even email your results to yourself, so they’ll always be accessible.

Frequently Asked Questions About
Savings Accounts

Yes. You can become a Leaders Credit Union member and open a new savings account online in just a few minutes.
That depends on the account. Some of our savings accounts have no minimum deposit requirement while others do require a minimum deposit. Minimum deposits start at $10.

Yes. Credit unions are owned by members and you must join to be a member. The membership fee is a one-time charge of $25.

Dividends are money you earn for maintaining a balance in certain accounts. An account dividend is expressed as a percentage and calculated based on the average daily balance in the account for a month. Dividends are paid monthly or quarterly, depending on the account. The APY is the Annual Percentage Yield and represents the total actual percentage that a fixed sum in an account would earn in a year, including dividend accruals.
Leaders Credit Union believes in leading members toward a bright financial future. We want to encourage saving because it’s the best way to build financial security and work toward long-term life goals. Your First Forward (Prime) Savings is your first account with Leaders and is your membership savings account.
The minimum balance to earn dividends is $10. You will earn a higher percentage if you maintain a balance more than $2,500.

Still have questions? Visit our Help Center.

Disclosures

1. - APY = Annual Percentage Yield.

2. - $0.00 - $9.99 receives no dividends, $10.00 - $2,499.99 receives 0.05% APY, and $2,500.00 and higher receives 0.10% APY.

Your savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government.