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PiggyBankers Youth Account

A Goal-Oriented Savings Program for Children Ages Ten and Under

Features For Members Ten and Under

Each PiggyBanker Member receives a fun membership card and a PiggyBanker Passbook to record their savings. Plus features such as:

Fee-Free Savings Account

It only takes $1 to open a PiggyBankers Savings Account and the standard $8 monthly service fee is waived for all Youth Account Members.


ATM Card with $40 Withdrawal Limit

The PiggyBankers ATM Card has a daily withdrawal limit of $40 and gives children access to deposit or withdraw funds from their account through any ATM.


Regular Statements to Show How a PiggyBankers Account Grows

Children can see how dividends increase their account balance and track savings goals.


Informative Quarterly Youth Newsletters

Every PiggyBanker Member receives a subscription to our quarterly PiggyBankers newsletter filled with cool facts about cash, money-saving ideas, and financial basics.


Option to Open College Saver Certificates

With a PiggyBankers Account, you have the option to open a College Saver Certificate so you can start earning dividends for the cost of your child's college education. Featuring a $250 minimum deposit and a 24-month term, you can make additional deposits during the Certificate's term as long as your child is under the age of 18.


Automatic Transfer to a Fortune Finders Account at Age 11

When you child reaches age 11, they will be automatically transferred to a Fortune Finders Account , the next step in our Youth Account Program for members ages 11-14, that offers even more features and benefits.


What You Will Need to Get Started

To open a PiggyBankers Account, stop by any Wescom branch location with:

  • A parent or legal guardian to act as a joint owner on the account
  • $1 minimum deposit
  • One of the following forms of identification for the child:
    • Birth Certificate
    • School I.D. Card
    • California State I.D. Card.

For more information call 1-888-4WESCOM (1-888-493-7266) to speak to a Wescom Representative or stop by any Wescom branch location.

A parent or legal guardian must be a Joint Owner on the Checking Account and ATM/Visa Check Card. Account opening & Visa Check Card subject to Account Joint Owner verification by ChexSystems, a consumer reporting agency; Primary Payment Systems, an independent verification service; and Credit Union approval.