Bank On

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Without a checking account, the most basic financial tool, unbanked families are hard-pressed to build savings and assets, and to respond to emergencies.

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What we offer

Starting soon, United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County will be introducing the Bank On program: a simple process for local individuals to get connected to low-cost, starter checking and/or savings accounts.

The steps
1) Find a class that fits into your schedule.
2) Complete three Bank On class sessions.
3) Receive your certificate.
4) Choose a participating bank or credit union close to you.
5) Start putting money back in your pocket — where it belongs.

NOTE: If you have been involved in fraudulent activity, you may not qualify for a Bank On product.

About the classes

For Bank On certification and the opportunity to set up a checking account, program participants must complete three financial education classes totaling five hours