Technology CU Launches Student Banking Suite

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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Technology CU has introduced a suite of student banking products for high school and college age kids it hopes will help tap into the youth market.

The package includes: Click Checking, Connect Credit Line, a VISA credit card, student loans, auto loans, and online banking and bill pay. In addition, students receive a debit card that gives them access to more than 60,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide.

Tech CU said its Plug In website ( offers advice on everything from buying a first car to affording an apartment.

Click Checking is a free checking account that lets users bank anytime, anywhere. It includes online banking and bill pay, e-statements and e-notifications. Individuals can check their account balance, make a payment, transfer money or be notified of low balances.

Connect Credit Line introduces account holders to the idea of borrowing. With a limit of $250 to $500, students can begin building their credit without the risk of getting too far into debt.

Tech CU’s Visa credit card gives cardholders the opportunity to begin using credit responsibly. Individuals can choose from such options as a low interest rate, cash back or rewards points.

Plug In auto loan offers competitive rates and up to 100% financing on new or used vehicles for students who want the keys to their independence.

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