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Checking Accounts

Take charge of your money with a Basic Checking account – sign up now!


Calcasieu Teachers & Employees Credit Union offers a Basic Checking account that is a great option for accessing your money without any monthly fees or minimum balance requirements. Some of the benefits of this account include:

Benefits of a Checking account with CTECU include:

  • Convenient access to funds: With the ability to use ATMs, online and mobile banking, and other services, you can easily access your money whenever you need it. 
  • Flexibility: With no monthly fees or minimum balance requirements, you have the freedom to use your account in a way that works best for you. 
  • Safety and security: The credit union's security measures, such as encryption and fraud monitoring, help protect your account and personal information. 
  • Customer service: The credit union's customer service team is available to assist you with any questions or issues you may have. 
  • Convenient account management: With features like Bill Pay and Mobile Check Deposit, you can manage your account and make payments easily from anywhere. 

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We are committed to helping our members take hold of their financial wellbeing.

VISA Debit Cards

Our debit cards offer a variety of features, including the School Spirit Card Program, Card Control, Debit Card Roundup Program, and the C.A.R.E.S. fund. Choose a Calcasieu Teachers and Employees Credit Union Visa® Debit Card and enjoy convenience, security, and the opportunity to give back to your community. 


Overdraft Protection

Calcasieu Teachers and Employees Credit Union offers overdraft protection to help you avoid declined transactions and costly overdraft fees. Simply link your checking and savings accounts, and we’ll automatically transfer funds to cover any overdrafts. Our overdraft protection service is easy to set up and only costs $5 per transfer. Protect your finances and sign up today. 


Direct Deposit

At Calcasieu Teachers & Employees Credit Union you have choices on how to deposit your money electronically into your checking or savings account. These choices are the fastest and most secure way to receive your paycheck or other funds.



We've made it easy for you to receive free electronic statements for your eligible checking, savings, and Credit Card accounts. With e-Statements you can view, download or print an electronic version of your statement that looks just like the paper version you receive by mail.


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