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As a FAIRWINDS member, you get some pretty special treatment and our Money Market accounts are no exception.

Get the flexibility and convenience you need to make sure you’re always in control of your finances, as well as great rates to keep your savings growing.

Our Money Market accounts will even reward you for your good saving habits with tiered interest rates and Relationship Rewards points you can redeem for extra perks. For savvy investors, we also offer Premium Interest Money Markets. Available exclusively to members with an Interest Checking account, our Premium Money Market gives you all the great features below, as well as paying a premium rate on balances of $10,000 and more.

The Features

Tiered Interest Rates: Earn higher interest the more you save. With our tiered interest rates, you'll be rewarded for higher balances.

Unlimited Deposits: Make as many deposits as you like: weekly, monthly or once in a while, whatever fits your budget.

Easy Access to Your Funds: Check your balances, transfer funds, and make withdrawals at any ATM or online.

Relationship Rewards Points: Earn one point for each dollar you earn in interest on your deposits or pay in interest on your loans. Redeem these points for higher rates on deposits, lower rates on loans, and reduced fees.

Money Market Rates as of 02/08/16

Money Market Rates Interest Rate APY
$0.01 - $999.99 0.00% 0.00%
$1,000.00 - $2,499.99 0.00% 0.00%
$2,500.00 - $9,999.99 0.10% 0.10%
$10,000.00 - $24,999.99 0.10% 0.10%
$25,000.00 - $49,999.99 0.15% 0.15%
$50,000.00 - $99,999.99 0.15% 0.15%
$100,000.00 - $999,999,999.99 0.20% 0.20%
Premium Money Market Interest Rate APY
$0.00 - $9,999.99 0.00% 0.00%
$10,000.00 - $49,999.99 0.20% 0.20%
$50,000.00 - $99,999.99 0.25% 0.25%
$100,000.00 - $249,999.99 0.30% 0.30%
$250,000.00 - $999,999.99 0.30% 0.30%
$1,000,000.00 - $999,999,999.99 0.30% 0.30%

The Details

Money Market

Minimum to Open — $2,500

Minimum to Earn Interest — $2,500

Premium Money Market

Minimum to Open — $10,000

Minimum to Earn Interest — $10,000

APY = Annual Percentage Yield
Fees can reduce earnings on the account.

FAIRWINDS Member Reviews

Money Market is rated 4.6667 out of 5 by 18.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Extra account I opened up a money market so i could save money in a separate account to act as a true emergency fund. I looked online and the rates didn't really seem all that great and it is just like I thought. My initial interest credit wasn't much more than I would have gotten by leaving the money in regular savings. But it did give me the ability to keep these funds away from my other funds so they don't get spent so that's good.
Date published: 2015-10-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great experience! I just financed a car with Fairwinds Credit Union. The process and the personalized assistance I received was top notch. Within ten minutes I had my approval and during my search for just the right car, I had several follow up calls from Fairwinds to see if I needed any assistance. When I found the car, Fairwinds made the transaction a breeze.
Date published: 2015-07-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relational and Knowledgeable The experience was exceptionally great. I had visited four banks in the area: two Chase, BB&T, Suntrust. Fair winds came in first and Suntrust second. Chase was at the bottom. WHY? Because Fairwind's person was relational, listened, went along with my needs, patient and kind. Her name: Crystal Parker.
Date published: 2015-07-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Customer Service! I have been a member of Fairwinds since it's inception. Recently, i went into my local branch to make a few changes with my accounts. After 30 plus years, the customer service is STILL stellar. Thank you so much for your commitment to your customers.
Date published: 2015-10-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great experience I became familiar with Fairwood when I took over my aging mother's financial affairs. My parents had thrir account for about 30 years. The people are friendly and always very helpful. I especially like the using the financial planners.
Date published: 2016-01-26
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