Big Prize Savings 

You automatically earn more chances to win when you build your savings account.

  $1,000 Monthly Prize
  $10,000 Quarterly Prize 
  $50,000 Annual Prize 

Welcome to our NEW Big Prize Savings account exclusively available to American First members. It's a savings account that helps you build your savings while you earn chances to win BIG monthly, quarterly, or yearly cash prizes! Earn chances to win just by keeping at least $500 in your account every day.

We are committed to helping our members create a habit of saving better. Our members can earn chances to win BIG prizes just for saving extra each pay period or moving money into this account. Plus, it's a smart way to build an emergency fund, and there's nothing to lose!

Open your Big Prize Savings

Jan Feb winners 2019

Don't have a Big Prize Savings account yet? Signing up only takes a few minutes. And if you're still on the fence, just ask Arturo M. or Edward P. if it was worth the time. The more you save, the more chances you earn to win cash prizes.

Our next Big Prize Savings winner will be announced on April 14, 2019.

$1,000 monthly prize winner for March 2019

$10,000 quarterly prize winner for January - March 2019

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Your Next Chance to Win

The next prize winner will be announced in:


Current Dividend Rates - Big Prize Savings  Effective 3/1/2019

Savings Accounts
Opening Deposit
Minimum Balance for APY
Dividend Rate
 Big Prize Savings $25 $500 0.15% 0.15%
  $25  $3,000 0.20% 0.20%

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*APY=Annual Percentage Yield. The rate may change after the account is opened and is accurate as of the last dividend declaration period. 

^Must be be 18 years of age or older to open a Big Prize Savings Account. $25 opening deposit required. A minimum of $500 average monthly daily balance is required to be eligible for prize drawings. The standard dividend rate applies with a minimum balance of $500. Exclusions for AFCU employees, volunteers, family members, and their households apply. Personal accounts only. Other exclusion may apply. Official Big Prize Savings Rules can be found here. The Official Big Prize Savings Rules on this site supersede all print, digital, and other marketing material.

A membership account can be opened to receive these and other services. A one-time $5 individual membership fee may apply to become a member of American First Credit Union. Membership is open to individuals who live, work, worship or attend school in Orange County or in the 16 qualified cities in southern California, work at an affinity group, or are members of the Children’s Museum of La Habra. Each family member is eligible to open an individual membership account.