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UMass Amherst Branch Closed May 20, 2022. Please note our UMass Amherst campus branch will be closed for the remainder of the week. Members are welcome to visit our Hadley Branch for any of your banking needs, and are encouraged to schedule an appointment in advance. As always, our online and mobile banking services remain available for your convenience, which includes the ability to deposit checks using our mobile banking app.

Education Accounts

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Better rates on higher education

Our Coverdell Education accounts can help you save for your family's future education costs, whether that's for two years, four years, or more!

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Tax Advantages

Earnings (Dividends) are tax-free if they are used to pay for educational expenses.

Low Initial Deposit

With minimum balances starting at $500, you can begin earning a higher rate sooner.

Education Account Rates

Product Minimum Balance Dividend Rate Annual Percentage Yield
IRA Share Account No Minimum Balance 0.03% 0.03%
90 Days Fixed Over $500 0.03% 0.03%
6 Month Fixed Over $500 0.10% 0.10%
9 Month Fixed Over $500 0.15% 0.15%
12 Month Fixed Over $500 0.20% 0.20%
15 Month Fixed Over $500 0.20% 0.20%
18 Month Fixed Over $500 0.25% 0.25%
22 Month Fixed Over $500 0.25% 0.25%
24 Month Fixed Over $500 0.30% 0.30%
29 Month Fixed Over $500 0.35% 0.35%
36 Month Fixed Over $500 0.40% 0.40%
48 Month Fixed Over $500 0.50% 0.50%
60 Month Fixed Over $500 0.60% 0.60%
Rates subject to change at any time. Rates effective as of April 1, 2022.

 

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