SECU Credit Union Free $150 Checking Account Promotion

SECU Credit Union is offering a free $150 bonus when you open an online checking account with them. The promotion is set to end on May 15th, 2009. You must live in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington DC, or West Virginia to qualify and you must not be a current or past SECU checking account holder.

SECU is giving a $50 bonus for receiving a direct deposit of at least $300, $50 for making 3 signature based check card purchases, and $50 for making 3 electronic bill pay transactions. These requirements all must be made before June 15th, 2009 to collect each bonus. There’s a minimum deposit of $25 on the checking account and all bonuses will be reported to the IRS on form 1099.

Membership to the SECU Credit Union is open to alumni, full and part-time students, faculty and staff of several Maryland schools and universities as well as Maryland state employees. Membership requires at least $10 in their share savings account.

Branches of SECU Credit Union are located in the Maryland cities of Annapolis, Baltimore, Berwyn Heights, Columbia, Glen Burnie, Hagerstown, LaVale, Rockville, Salisbury, Silver Spring and Towson. SECU is federally insured by the NCUA.