For Students Only!
Campus Checking (Student Checking)
Campus Checking is a basic checking account designed for members 14 – 24 with no minimum balance requirements. Members can write up to 3 checks per month** and receive 6 ATM* transactions per month at non-Credit Union of Georgia ATMs with no fee.
- FREE Identity Theft Protection
- FREE Online Banking with eBranch
- FREE eAlerts, eDeposit, ePay & eStatements
- FREE eBranch Mobile Access in the App Store & Google Play
- FREE Visa Debit Card
- FREE Nationwide Account Access with Credit Union Service Centers (CUSC)
Part of good parenting (grandparenting) is preparing your children for the future. Statistics show that higher education can increase your child’s chances of receiving a better paying job later on in life. Given the rising costs of a college education, it benefits you to start a higher education funding plan now, instead of later. Planning early has added advantages for both you and your child. Read more about College Savings.
Cuga Kid's Club
Cuga started the Cuga Kid’s Club to teach kids important lessons about money. He wanted to make it fun, too. That’s why you can earn Cuga Cash by doing different things at the Credit Union and in the community. One way to earn Cuga Cash is to participate in Credit Union of Georgia activities. The friendly employees at the Credit Union of Georgia branch will give you Cuga Cash for the activities you do. You can use the Cuga Cash to get really cool prizes out of the Cuga Kid’s Toy Cabinet. The more Cuga Cash you save, the more prizes you can earn!
Sallie Mae’s Smart Option Student Loan
For college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans, Credit Union of Georgia has partnered with Sallie Mae to bring you loans with great repayment options and competitive rates.
Click here to apply and learn more details.
Parent Loan for Credit Union of Georgia by Sallie Mae
If you’re looking to pay for all or part of your student’s education, Credit Union of Georgia has partnered with Sallie Mae® to offer you the Parent Loan which features competitive interest rates and the flexibility of two repayment options. Any creditworthy individual—parent, grandparents, aunts, uncles, spouses, and guardians—can help a student achieve their dream of college.
With the loan in your name, you can give the gift of college to your student, while relieving them of the financial responsibility.
Scholarship Search Tool
Credit Union of Georgia Scholarship Search Powered by Sallie Mae
Register for free access to 3.5 million scholarships offering up to $18 billion for college.
Visa College Real Rewards Card
Are you ready to start building credit? Or maybe you need another credit card in your arsenal. Unlike most credit card offers received in the mail on a daily basis, the Credit Union of Georgia Visa® College Real Rewards Card is different.
- Earn 1.5 points monthly for every dollar you spend on eligible net purchases*
- No cap or limit on the points you can earn, plus you have five years to redeem points for rewards**
- 2,500 bonus rewards points awarded after first purchase***, redeemable for $25 cash back, merchandise, gift cards or travel savings.
*Real Rewards: You will earn 1.5 Reward Points (“Points”) for each dollar of eligible Net Purchases made with your Account within a billing cycle (equal to 1.5% cash back). Monthly net purchase points will be applied each billing cycle. Points expire five years from the end of the quarter in which they are earned.
**The Elan Rewards Program is subject to change. Rewards are earned on eligible net purchases. Net purchases are purchases minus credits and returns. Not all transactions are eligible to earn rewards, such as Advances, Balance Transfers and Convenience Checks. Upon approval, see your Cardmember Agreement for details. You may not redeem Points, and you will immediately lose all of your Points, if your Account is closed to future transactions (including, but not limited to, due to Program misuse, failure to pay, bankruptcy, or death).
***Bonus rewards points or cash back will be applied 6 to 8 weeks after first purchase and are not awarded for balance transfers or cash advances. One-time bonus rewards will be awarded after eligible net purchases totaling $1,000 or more are made to your account within three months from account opening.
Teach Children to Save
Teaching your kids at a young age the value of saving is crucial for financial success in the future. We know it can be overwhelming finding engaging ways to educate your children which is why in honor of Teach Children to Save month we are sharing all of our favorite educational activities! Keep your kids busy while at home & help them learn valuable skills they will take with them throughout life!
Free Apps for Kids
Scholastic The leading educational company has set up a “Learn From Home” website with free daily courses for kids ages K-12.
Zoom The popular video conferencing app is offering free service during the coronavirus outbreak. It’s also lifted its 40-minute limit on conferences, making the app a perfect choice for hosting your child’s classroom learning, or even a video chat with friends.
Neoufitness Help your kids stay fit through the pandemic with this super-fun fitness app for kids ages 4-12. The app offers a selection of 10-20 minute exercise classes and is free for the first 30 days.
Issasedibleadventures If your child is an aspiring chef, they’ll love this free cooking app, in which gamers race to collect ingredients from around the world and use them to create a requested cross-cultural dish.
SmartMusic The popular music practice app is offering free service through June 30 for all schools impacted by COVID-19. The app includes practice tools like a tuner, metronome and fingerings, along with an extensive music library and immediate assessment of pitch and rhythm.
DuckDuckMoose The adorable educational app for kindergartners and preschoolers makes learning super-fun! The app is always free and features a delightful array of characters, a brightly colored interface, and a special focus on maps and puzzles.
World of Cents The NCUA’s free money app is the perfect way to teach your kids about personal finances. They’ll learn all about earning, spending, saving and more through the app’s fun games designed for kids ages 5-10.
Zogo: Get Paid to Learn Zogo is a mobile gaming app that pays you (yes, pays you!) to learn financial literacy. Earn points that get you gift cards to your favorite places like Amazon, Walmart, Starbucks and more. Click here to download and start earning today! Best for ages 13 and up.