Youth Accounts

It is never too early to teach your children about the wise use of money. Whether you just welcomed a new little bundle of joy, have a child learning about how to earn and save money or you have a teenager preparing to purchase their first car or go off to college, we have you covered. 

Artwork of Youth Artist winners, ages 5-7 and 8-10Youth Artist of the Year Contest Winners!

 

1st Place: $200

2nd Place: $50

Ages 5-10

Categories

Age 5-7 Category

Age 8-10 Category

Each category had a 1st and 2nd place winner selected. Pictured first is the winning entry for the 8-10 age category. Pictured below is the winning entry for the 5-7 age category.  

Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all who participated!

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Youth Accounts

Members ages 0-11 years old can start saving with ease. Pioneer Valley Credit Union will make the initial $25 deposit for members under the age of 2. These young members get the reward of a free gift each time they make a deposit. For more information and to open a Youth Account contact 413-733-2800.

Education Savings Account

A great way to save for your child's college education to help pay for expenses such as tuition, supplies, books and more. Save up to $2,000 annually per child. Only $10 is needed to start an Education Savings Account today.

$uper $avers 

$uper $avers Youth Accounts 

To join the $uper $avers, members must be ages 12-15. $uper $avers can get a gift each time they make a deposit.

Save for the future and plan for college now so when they are ready you will be prepared. 

Education Savings Account 

A great way to save for your child's college education to help pay for expenses such as tuition, supplies, books and more. Save up to $2,000 annually per child. Only $10 is needed to start an Education Savings Account today.

Student Essay Contest for 7th and 8th Graders

Each year Pioneer Valley Credit Union participates in the Cooperative Credit Union Association Student Essay Contest for 7th and 8th grade students attending schools in Massachusetts. The program generally runs at the end of each year and winners are selected and awarded at a ceremony in the spring of the following year. Credit union members and children of members are eligible to participate in this wonderful program for a cash prize. 

Teen Accounts

Teen Savings/Checking Accounts 

Becoming a teenager is an exciting time at Pioneer Valley Credit Union for our members ages 16-17. Members in this age group are able to open a savings account, a checking account, receive an ATM/Debit Card, access their accounts online with ValleyOnline Banking and with the PVCU Mobile App. We provide services to help teens save by using their direct deposit to allocate funds into their accounts for what is important to them. Whether it is a set of wheels, prom or going off to college, we can help! These great services are available with the guidance of a parent or guardian.

Education Savings Account 

A great way to save for your child's college education to help pay for expenses such as tuition, supplies, books and more. Save up to $2,000 annually per child. Only $10 is needed to start an Education Savings Account today.

Student Loan Solutions

Whether your child is starting college or has already graduated we have solutions to help make paying for college affordable.  Learn more about our Student Loan programs today!

Pioneer Valley Credit Union Scholarship Program

Each year Pioneer Valley Credit Union awards four well-deserving high school seniors scholarships to help with the rising cost of a college education. Students selected can receive up to $2,000 or more in scholarship funds. The program generally runs at the end of each year and winners are selected and awarded at a ceremony in the spring of the following year. Credit union members and children of members are eligible to participate in the Scholarship Program.