Youth Current Account

Ballyconnell Credit Union is delighted to announce the availability of a Youth current account with a globally accepted Debit Mastercard® for 12-15 year-olds.

Why a Youth Credit Union Current Account?

A Youth Current Account with Ballyconnell Credit Union gives teenagers more financial independence with a globally accepted Debit Mastercard®. Benefits of a credit union current account include:
  • No fees or charges.
  • 24/7 support for lost/stolen debit cards.
  • Contactless payments.
  • Globally accepted Debit Mastercard.
  • Use in-store, online, or at ATMs.
  • Bank anywhere, anytime with Debit Card, Mobile and Online Banking. The Ballyconnell Credit Union mobile app offers account controls so rest assured they are in safe hands.
  • Globally accepted Debit Mastercard.

What is required to open a Youth Current Account for 12-15 year olds?

  • Photographic ID: Original Minor’s birth certificate is mandatory. If the Minor has a passport as well as a birth certificate, we ask you bring this also. The Parent(s) or Guardian(s) will also need proof of I.D.
  • Address: Parent(s)/ Guardian(s) utility bill, government letter or bank statement dated within the last 6 months. Please ensure you have your Eircode with you.
  • Membership Number: For both the Minor and the Parent(s)/ Guardian(s)
  • The Minor Opening the Account will need: (i) an email address and (ii) a mobile phone number. Parent(s) / Guardian(s) email addresses or mobile numbers cannot be used.

How will applications be received?

Applications for a Youth Current Account must be made by members in our office with a Parent or Guardian present. Please call us on 0499526571 to make an appointment.
Accounts can be opened by Members aged 12 and over with Parental Consent required for Members aged under 16 years. The consent must be completed at the time of application by either the parent or guardian.

For more information, give our office a call and our staff would be happy to help you on 0499526571.