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Opportunity Checking. Man shopping with his debit card and cell phone.

CFE is committed to promoting the financial well-being of our members.  The Opportunity Checking account is perfect for members who are looking to rebuild or establish good credit. This unique checking account will provide many of the benefits of other CFE checking accounts, but will have certain restrictions.

Features and Benefits
  • Complimentary checking products and services
  • SaveTopia Discount Program is available
  • In order to graduate to a Choice Checking account, you must complete an online financial literacy course
  • Certain restrictions apply to the Opportunity Checking account:
    • No check writing capabilities or courtesy pay option
    • No ATM deposit capabilities
    • No mobile check deposit
    • No shared branching access



What To Expect 

To open an Opportunity Checking account, you will need to have established CFE membership with a CFE Share Savings account in good standing. Members are then able to apply to open an Opportunity Checking account in person at any CFE branch or by calling our Contact Center.


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