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Tired of paying high bank fees but think it's too difficult to make the change? The Apple Federal Credit Union Switch Kit makes it easy.

Our FREE Switch Kit includes everything you need to close an account with another financial institution and make a smooth transition to Apple Federal Credit Union. Move bill payments, transfers and deductions from your old account(s) to a new Apple account. The Switch Kit contains a series of easy to follow steps, along with the necessary forms to fill out and mail to all respective parties.

Make your move to Apple Federal Credit Union today!

If you are not an Apple member, you can open your account by visiting one of our branches or call 703-788-4800.

If you're an existing Apple member, complete to following steps:

Step 1: Complete the Transfer Worksheet

This worksheet will help you identify all of the bill payments, transfers and deductions to/from your current account, so you have an inventory of the transactions you’ll need to switch to Apple.

Step 2: Proceed with the Switch Kit

IMPORTANT: For security purposes, you must complete the application in its entirety and will have to start over should you stop before finalizing all information. Please be sure to gather your information and allow time to complete the form.

Step 3: Close Your Old Account

Leave your old account active long enough to allow outstanding checks and automatic withdrawals to clear (approximately 10 business days) and be sure you have enough money in place to cover these transactions. When you're sure the account is inactive, inform your old financial institution and request any balance remaining in your account. Then you can destroy your old checks, ATM/debit cards, and deposit slips.
If you receive Social Security benefits, you can set up Direct Deposit into your new Apple account by visiting www.ssa.gov or call 800-772-1213. To download the official government form for Direct Deposit for all other government benefits, go to www.treasury.gov. Military members can make changes through myPay.

Step 4: Access Online Banking

Online Banking Online Account Access is a FREE, secure service that allows members to:

  • Add a product, such as Checking, Savings, Money Market via the Add a Product link
  • Transfer non-Apple credit card balances to an Apple FCU Credit Card
  • Pay bills with FREE Bill Pay
  • Transfer money between accounts
  • Apply for a loan
  • Reorder checks

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