Growing Up with Your Credit Union

family with small boyEverything Your Child Needs for a Successful Future


It's never too early or too late to encourage good banking habits that will allow your children to make smart financial choices as they grow. 

Youth Savings Accounts

Open a BMI Federal Credit Union Youth Savings Account for your infant or toddler, and create the account that they'll enjoy for a lifetime. Open this account with just $5.00 and help them start saving today. 

Youth Certificates

We're making it easier than ever to help your child get started toward a bright future! Open a Youth Certificate with just $50 and add money any time!

Youth Accounts | OH Credit Union Youth Savings

Product Term in Months Minimum Rate APY1Print Youth CD
Youth Certificate 12 Months $50.00 0.75% 0.75%
Youth Certificate rates effective 10:00 am on Monday, July 6, 2020
1 APY = Annual Percentage Yield. Rates are subject to change without notice. Fees such as a penalty for early withdrawal may reduce earnings.

Growing Up with Your Credit Union

As your children grow into adolescents, they'll have household chores, social activities, and want to be more independent. This is the perfect time for their first debit card. From allowance to emergencies, this card will set them up for success! And when it's time for your birds to leave the nest, we have everything you need to prepare them for college, including student loan options

Teach Your Kids About Money with Online Learning 

Our Online Learning Center is complete with interactive modules, games, and activities to keep your kids engaged while they learn all the basics for a lifetime of financial success!

Money Basics for Children

A great place to start is with Teaching Kids Finances, a series of online activities to help understand the basics of money, savings, and more! Then explore our collection of financial games and lessons through the BMI Federal Credit Union Banzai program, Banzai Junior

Preparing Your Teens   

Becoming a teenager means new and exciting responsibilities like getting a drivers license and enjoying unsupervised after-school activities. Prepare them for making good financial choices! Our Basic Saving for Teens series helps teens understand checking accounts, how credit works, budget fundamentals, and more!   

Successful Starts for Young Adults

Young adulthood is full of milestones. Our series on Money Basics for Young Adults includes several collections to empower and transition them into adulthood, like preparing for college, learning to budget, building credit, and more! 

Get Started Today

Get your kids off to the right start, with a Youth Account, Youth Certificate, and our Online Learning series. Call at 614.707.4000 or visit any of our five branches in Dublin, Westerville, or Columbus.

Additional Resources

  • Visit our comprehensive Financial Education Program, available for FREE and with online services for kids, teens, and adults.
  • Check out our featured articles below for great tips for all ages. 
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