For those times when only an official check, also referred to as a "bank check" will do. Available in any amount.
MoneyGram Money Orders provide a convenient alternative to writing your own check or withdrawing cash and are available to purchase for up to $1,000.00.
Free notary service is available to all members during business hours.
The NCUSIF provides all members of federally insured credit unions with $250,000 in coverage for their individual accounts. These accounts include regular shares, share drafts (similar to checking), money market accounts, and share certificates. Individuals with account balances totaling $250,000 or less at the same insured credit union have full NCUSIF coverage.
Joint accounts are savings or share draft accounts owned by two or more people who have equal rights to withdraw money from the account. The NCUSIF provides joint account holders with $250,000 coverage for their aggregate interest at each federally insured credit union. For example, a two person joint account has $500,000 in coverage. This coverage is separate from, and in addition to the coverage available for other accounts such as individual accounts and retirement accounts.
Members with Traditional and Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)at federally insured credit unions have additional coverage available at each federally insured credit union where they qualify and become members. The NCUSIF insures member Traditional and Roth IRAs for $250,000 in the aggregate at each credit union.
NCUA has a Share Insurance Estimator on its Internet site to help members better understand the protection offered by the NCUSIF. This interactive site allows users to input hypothetical data to compute the amount of NCUSIF coverage available under different account structure scenarios. This resource is available at the link http://webapps.ncua.gov/ins.