STAR Checking Account, Harlingen Checking, Brownsville Checking

STAR Checking Account

The Star Checking account is designed for those who like extra benefits/perks/bonus for a small monthly fee. 

Rate Information: The dividend rate and annual percentage yield may change at any time, as determined by the credit union board of directors.

Compounding and Crediting: Dividends will be compounded every day. Dividends will be credited to your account every month.

Minimum Balance Requirements: The minimum balance required to open this account is $25.00. You must maintain a minimum daily balance of $500.00 in your account each day to obtain the disclosed annual percentage yield.

Transaction Limitations: No transaction limitations apply to this account.

Fees and Charges: A monthly STAR fee of $8.00 will be charged each statement cycle


  • $25.00 Opening Balance
  • No Minimum Balance
  • Over Draft Protection from Savings
  • Unlimited Transactions
  • Monthly Service Fee $8.00
  • Visa Debit 
  • Free Online Banking, 
  • Free Bill Pay, Mobiliti, Text Alerts
  • Free e-Statements 
  • Free Notary 
  • 1 Free Box of checks per year
  • 1 Free Stop Payment for Personal Check or ACH Per Quarter
  • 3 Free Offical VFCU Checks Per Month
  • Free Financial Advisor 
  • Travel Benefits
    • Travel Reservation Services
    • Bonus Travel Dividends
    • Auto Rental Discounts
    • Lost Luggage Locator Tag
    • Lost Key Return Service
  • Shopping and Entertainment Benefits
    • Movie Ticket Discounts
    • Grocery Discounts
  • Warranty Benefits
    • New Product Price Protection
    • Extended Warranty
    • 90-Day Product Protection
  • Insurance Benefits
    • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
    • Common Carrier Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Health Benefits
    • Eyewear Discounts
    • Contact Lens Discounts
    • Pharmacy Discounts
    • Medical Assistance