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Business Accounts

Accounts Offered

Business Checking Accounts

Business Savings Accounts

Business Lending
 

For Your Convenience

  • ATM access
  • Online access with SRP Online
  • Business Bill Pay
  • TYME Line, 24 hour audio response system
  • Business Check Card
  • Optional Overdraft Protection
  • E-Statements
  • Night Depository Drops

Eligibility Requirements for Opening a Business Account

Under SRP Federal Credit Union's community charter guidelines, any business that is headquartered in Aiken, Allendale, Barnwell, or Edgefield in South Carolina or Burke, Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, or Richmond County in Georgia is eligible to open a Business Account.

Joining SRP Federal Credit Union

When you decide to join SRP Federal Credit Union, you will need proper documentation depending on your business ownership type.

Ownership Type Documentation
Sole Proprietorship
  • Verification of Social Security Number (Social Security Card, Medicare Card, W-2) or Proof of EIN of the Business (SS-4 Letter from IRS or Schedule C from return)
  • Business License, if applicable
Corporation
  • Proof of EIN of the Business (SS-4 Letter from IRS or Schedule C from Tax Return)
  • Articles of Organization
  • Certificate of Good Standing with the Secretary of State
  • Bylaws
  • Amendments, if applicable
  • Copy of meeting minutes naming current officers
  • If a non-profit organization, please provide proof of tax exempt status
Limited Liability Company
  • Proof of EIN of the Business (SS-4 Letter from IRS or Schedule C from Tax Return)
  • Articles of Organization
  • Certificate of Good Standing with the Secretary of State

Incorporated Non-Profit Organization
or Association

  • Proof of EIN/TIN from IRS
  • Articles of Incorporation & any Amendments
  • Bylaws
  • BOD Minutes Authorizing Membership in the CU & Signers
  • Driver's License & SSN of All Signers
  • Business License/Proof of Business Address

Unincorporated Non-Profit Organization,
Association or Lodge

  • Proof of EIN of the Business (SS-4 Letter from IRS)
  • Letter of Authorization from Association, Organization of Lodge or Bylaws
  • Copy of meeting minutes naming current officers

Partnership

  • Proof of EIN of the Business (SS-4 Letter from IRS)
  • Partnership Agreement (to include names of partners and name of partnership who will have account access)
  • Bylaws, if applicable

*Business Registration & Statement of Good Standing from Secretary of States Office can be found at:
Georgia - http://www.sos.state.ga.us/corporations |  South Carolina - http://www.scsoc.com/Business_Filings

*For any business that is home-based please provide 3 forms of address verifications

Business Savings Accounts

When you open a savings account with SRP Federal Credit Union, you become a shareholder and owner of the credit union. The $0.01 deposit required to open a primary account buys your share.

Business Share Certificates

SRP Federal Credit Union offers a wide range of certificate options to suit the needs of your business. Your certificate will earn a competitive interest rate based on current market conditions and is federally insured by the NCUA. Certificates require a single minimum deposit and are automatically eligible for renewal at maturity.

Business Checking Accounts

SRP Federal Credit Union now offers you the convenience of handling all your personal and business accounts.

  •  Minimum deposit to open - $100.00
  •  Monthly maintenance fee - $5.00
  •  Monthly activity fees

    - 250 Free debits processed monthly
      (additional debits processed  $0.50 each)
    - 500 Free items deposited monthly
      (additional items deposited  $0.50 each)

Monthly maintenance and activity fees will be waived with a $5,000 account balance on the last business day of the month. With the convenience of free monthly E-Statements, Visa Check Card, and SRP Online for online access & Bill Pay, SRPs business checking accounts are working for you.

Resources for Members

Apply for EIN    www.irs.gov  

GA - Certificate of Good Standing     www.sos.ga.gov 

SC - Certificate of Good Standing   https://businessfilings.sc.gov 

SCORE www.score.org Free Small Business Advice

    Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce greateraiken.score.org 

    121 Richland Ave. East, Aiken, SC

    803-641-1111 to schedule an appointment for counseling

    Columbia County Chamber of Commerce columbiacountychamber.org

    1000 Business Blvd. Evans, GA

    706-651-0018 to schedule an appointment for counseling

 SC Small Business Development Centers www.scsbdc.com  

 

GA USA Small Business Resource Directory www.georgia.org/small-business/