Personal Banking

Banking Essentials for Youth

Start your financial journey with these account options.

We provide all the resources, tools and accounts tailored to young individuals, helping them establish positive financial habits from an early age.

Kick-Start Savings Account

Getting a head start on savings is wise, and showing your kids how to build good savings habits can make a big difference. Learn about our kids savings account that is all fun, no fuss and exclusively for kids.

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Propel Student Checking Account

Start your financial journey with a checking account with all the perks and no monthly maintenance fees. Propel Student Checking is designed for students ages 12 - 18, giving them the tools they need to start managing their money responsibly. Kids will automatically be transferred into our Simply Better Checking Account once they reach the age of 19, making it a seamless transition into adulthood!

Account Features

  • $10 minimum to open
  • No monthly maintenance fee
  • Free custom debit card
  • ATM/Debit card with uChoose Rewards*
  • Online & Mobile Banking, Bill Pay and e-Statements
  • Mobile Check Deposits
  • Automatic Savings Transfer
  • Unlimited Check Writing
  • Text Balance Alerts
  • Debit card is eligible to be enrolled in Roll it Up
  • Free financial literacy tools and budgeting tools
  • Debit card can be added to your digital wallet
  • Parental controls allow for debit card spending and withdrawal limits

Compare our Checking Accounts

Propel Student Checking Account is available to minors age 12 – 18 with a parent or guardian as a joint owner. The account must be opened in-branch with both the parent/guardian and student present. Parent/guardian must have or open a new Savers Bank checking account and enroll in or be enrolled in Online Banking. Minimum to open the account is $10. No monthly maintenance Fee. No minimum balance required to maintain the account. Interest is not earned on this account. No transaction limitations apply to this account. Overdraft Protection is not available for this account. Some charges associated with account are reduced; see fee schedule for details. Once an account holder reaches their 19th birthday this account will automatically convert to a Simply Better Checking.

*uChoose Rewards® is a registered trademark of Fiserv, Inc. or its affiliates.

Articles & Resources

We have partnered with Banzai to provide our customers, teachers and community with free access to money management and financial education services. Check out all the resources we have available to help kids master strategies in investing, saving, and even credit.


Play with numbers on easy-to-use financial calculators. Discover how long it will take to save up for something you really want, how to divide your income into your needs, wants and savings, and much more! Banzai's calculators are interactive, simple and modern, and usable on any device.

SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards® program offered through Savers Bank.

Savers Bank has partnered with SAGE Scholars to offer depositors an opportunity to save as much as 25% off the cost of a four-year college degree! The program is provided free of charge for being a valued Savers Bank customer.