Our Checking Account is tailored to your needs, and best of all, an Arkansas Best Federal Checking Account pays dividends… just like our Savings Account. Plus, our Checking Account carries no monthly fee, no minimum balance and no per check charge. We really are here to help you keep more of your hard-earned money. With your checking account, you will want to get an ABFCU Debit card. This feature will allow you the ability to make purchases just about anywhere, and will give you access to your account through an ATM.
Your monthly statement will give detail on checks cleared including check # , date cleared, and amount. Balancing a checking account is easy with the option of carbonless duplicate checks. This ensures accuracy and is especially helpful in reconciling the account because there is no waiting for cancelled checks to be returned. Cancelled checks are stored and microfiched, and a copy can be obtained for proof of payment, etc. Through Home Banking, you are able to view and / or print an image of checks you select. You can also deposit your checks remotely through your mobile phone by using Mobile Deposit found within our ABFCU Mobile App.
ATM access provides ready access to your cash anywhere in the nation, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, wherever you see the PLUS symbol.
ABFCU also offers to you over 55,000 surcharge free ATM's with Allpoint.
You can also find surcharge-free ATMs with the CO-OP ATM network. See locators to help you find to surcharge free ATM's all across the country.
Other services, including a 24-hour telephone teller (STAN), overdraft protection, direct deposit, online banking, e-statements, and free Bill Pay are available to you when you have an Arkansas Best FCU Checking Account. You can make deposits or withdrawals at over 4,200 Shared Branching service centers across the country.
If you would like overdraft protection on your account for everyday card purchases, please click here.
Apply now for an ABFCU Checking account and Debit card.
Tips to Safeguard our Assets
Beware of Skimming Fraud
Be aware of any unsolicited phone calls or text messages asking for your debit card or credit card number. This is a fraud attempt known as "phishing". Arkansas Best Federal Credit Union will never call you to ask for your card numbers.