Dear Members,
We have received reports from other financial institutions that there has been an increase in fraudulent activity. Fraudsters are claiming to be from financial institutions with the goal of getting your account and other identification information. If you receive an unsolicited call, email, or text from anyone claiming to be with Downey Federal Credit Union, feel free to call us at (562) 862-8141 to verify before providing any information.

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Summer Survival

Earn 2.00 APY+

Summer Survival

Earn 2.00 APY+

Save for the Summer Break with DFCU's Summer Survival Savings Account

If you have a 10-month work year, prepping for the summer months can be stressful. With our Summer Survival Savings Account, open to educators and school faculty, we make it easier for you to prep for the Summer Break. Plan ahead and reap the benefits later!

Why save with DFCU?

Open with $25


Automatic July Disbursement

You'll automatically get your funds!

Your funds are secure!

Secured by NCUA


Interested in a Summer Survival Account?

Simply provide your name and phone number and we’ll give you a call.

Call Request Form - Mobile

Or call us at 562.862.8141

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Open a Summer Survival Account
If you are already a DFCU member, simply call 562.862.8141 or email to open this account.

If you aren’t a DFCU member yet, visit our branch to open this account.
  • $25 minimum deposit to open
  • $20,000 maximum balance
  • Must be on Direct Deposit
  • Exclusive account for school district employees (10-month salary employees)
  • No dividends for balances under $100; earns dividends when your balance exceeds $100
  • Dividends compounded daily and paid quarterly
  • No monthly fee
  • Early Withdrawal or Closure: account must be closed and cannot be opened again until July 1st

+APY as of 06/18/24