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Youth Center

Helping our youth prepare for the future.

First Florida Credit Union offers a variety of unique products and services for our younger members. Our youth accounts provide an opportunity for kids to get an early start on learning how to manage their finances.

It’s never too early to begin saving and to learn financial responsibility. First Florida often hosts special financial events geared toward our youth members. These events provide financial education in a fun and exciting way. Be sure to check our  Calendar for events in your area.


Sand Dollar Savings Club

For Members Ages 12 and Younger

By belonging to First Florida, children become eligible for a large variety of products and services throughout their lifetime. Starting an account for a child at a young age gives them the perfect opportunity to learn first-hand about the importance of managing their money.

Our Sand Dollar Savings Club offers a fun and educational way to teach kids the importance of saving. Tools and resources are available to teach kids about the value of money and how to develop responsible financial habits that will last a lifetime.

Open an Account Today

  • By Phone — call (800) 766-4328, ext. 1 [in Jacksonville (904) 359-6800, ext. 1]
  • In Person — stop by a branch near you

Student Checking

Start early with a simple, maintenance-free account designed for students, ages 13 to 22.

It’s never too early to learn basic money management skills. Students between the ages of 13 and 22 can begin their journey with a $25 opening deposit and a valid email address. This account offers a wide variety of free benefits, including no monthly service fee.

Student Checking comes with the option for paperless communications, Online Banking, and Mobile Banking - making it the perfect option for a young, tech-savvy lifestyle. Youth under the age 18 must have a parent or guardian as a joint owner of the account.

Enjoy the benefits of:

  • Visa® Debit Card with Chip Technology
  • Online Banking and Free Bill Payer
  • Mobile Banking with Card Controls and e-Deposit*
  • Telephone Audio Response
  • e-Statements
  • No Monthly Minimum Balance Requirement
  • 8 Free Transactions per Month at Non-First Florida ATMs
  • Access to Over 100,000 Surcharge-free ATMs and Thousands of Shared Branch Locations

Open an Account Today

  • By phone — call (800) 766-4328, ext. 1 [in Jacksonville (904) 359-6800, ext. 1]
  • In person — stop by a branch near you

*Account relationship criteria applies.
Surcharges from other institutions may occur. Locate thousands of surcharge-free ATM terminals.


Youth Events

Setting the stage for financial success.

First Florida understands that when it comes to helping our youth understand the responsibilities of saving and budgeting, the earlier they begin, the better. One way we accomplish this is through our financial literacy programs. We provide free financial literacy events to both small and large groups of all types.

Schedule a free event for your group today!

Jacksonville, Orlando, and Miami:

Call Ashleigh Robinson at (800) 766-4328, ext. 1270 or email Ashleigh 

Tallahassee:

Call Hannah Wagner at (800) 766-4328, ext. 7606 or email Hannah

Recent Youth Events

2nd Annual Camp C.E.O. Financial Literacy Day Camp for Teens

Financial Literacy Workshop at St. Johns Branch

Tallahassee Community College Athletics Financial Education

Financial Education for Timberlin Creek Elementary

PACE Jacksonville Financial Literacy Workshop

Girl Scouts Financial Literacy Badge Program

Atlantic Coast High School Budgeting Workshop