Banking

What is your money up to when it's not in your pocket? The accounts below make sure that your cash is busy funding renewable energy projects. 

Clean Energy Credit Union Savings Account

What is a Clean Energy Credit Union Savings Account?

  • When you put your cash in one of these accounts, you earn a high annual percentage rate
  • Your funds are then used to provide loans to other credit union members installing renewable energy projects
  • This account is online only, but has no monthly maintenance fees

1% for the Planet Checking 

What is a 1% for the Planet Any Deposit Checking Account?

  • Bank of the West donates 1% of net revenue to 1% for the Planet
  • Comes with an app that tracks the carbon impact of debit card purchases
  • No minimum balance required and no monthly fee with at least one deposit per month

Beneficial State eChecking Account

What is a Beneficial State eChecking Account?

  • None of your funds will be used to fund fossil fuels or coal - however, they might be used to fund Affordable Housing or other non-Renewable Energy projects
  • For around every $100 dollars deposited, around $10 will be used to make loans for Environmentally Sustainable projects
  • This online account has no monthly service charges

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