Teen Checking

Help your teen learn how to set responsible money habits and gain financial independence with boundaries

Checking designed just for teens

Whether your teen is starting their first job or heading off to college, opening a Teen Checking account is a responsible way for teens to manage their own money with parental guidance. Establishing a checking account for your teen will help introduce good saving habits, responsible expense tracking and a sense of independence.

Visit your nearest Southland branch to open a Teen Checking account. 


Designed for teens ages 13 to 19

No service fees

Free Visa debit card

Joint account access by parent or guardian



Free Visa Debit Card


Online & Mobile Banking


Apple Pay & Android Pay


Free eStatements


Nearly 6,000 Shared Branches


Nearly  30,000 Surcharge-Free ATMs


Financial Education

Take courses, view financial tip videos and read articles in our financial education library. 

Access the Library

Membership is subject to eligibility.  All new accounts will be verified through ChexSystems and are subject to credit approval. $5 monthly Checking Paper Statement Fee waived for Members under 18 and over 65; or with Direct Deposit, Southland eStatements, Bill Pay, Loan balance, or average total deposit balance of $1,500 or more.