Let's get this fund going.
A solid emergency fund should cover your expenses for about 6 months. Give yourself about 3 years to fully fund it. But first, tell us:
Your Emergency Fund
Here's what you'll need to save, and our best savings accounts to help you get there.
Products and services that can help
We’ve pulled together the products and services that can help you set up and achieve your emergency fund goal. Explore these options, and soon, you’ll be ready for whatever life has in store.
A low-fee account with above-market interest.
- Low- to no-cost, dividend-paying account*
- No opening deposit
- No minimum balance
- Check today's rates
* $5.00 minimum savings balance fee unless you maintain a $150 minimum balance for all share accounts, have a Patelco loan or credit card, have a Plus Checking Account or Free Checking Account, or are a Commitment Household member.
Money Market Select
Earn one of the highest rates around*
Get your savings strategy started
1. The maximum number of checks that may clear is three (3) in any calendar month period. Certain withdrawal limits apply to Money Market Accounts and contributions to and withdrawals from the Money Market Select IRA Account are subject to IRS limitations, be sure to view the Member Handbook and the Money Market Select Handbook Addendum for details.