Join Bank On Connecticut
BenefitsAs a member of Bank On Connecticut you will have the opportunity to work closely with a local organization that has a number of resources to help you achieve financial success. Also we will personally connect you with a local bank that has pledged to offer you a safe and affordable basic bank account. Benefits of a bank account include: safety, convenience, the opportunity to earn interest, save, and build a credit history. We will work with you along your journey so register now!
Bank On Connecticut OrientationBefore opening an account all Bank On Connecticut members are required to attend a Basic Banking Orientation at a partner nonprofit agency. The orientation is hosted monthly and is offered in English and Spanish. The goal of the Basic Banking Orientation is to provide you with the tools to better communicate with banking employees and manage a bank account. The orientation will review the following:
After registering as a Bank On Connecticut Member, you will have access to the monthly Basic Banking class schedule.
- The benefit of having a bank account
- What joining a bank can do for you
- How to open a bank account
- How to use your bank account
- Your consumer rights and how to resolve problems
- How to avoid banking fees and make the most out of an account