Special Savings

About Special Share Savings Accounts

GTE Financial, a credit union serving Tampa Bay since 1935, offers special savings accounts to help you save for a specific occasion or large-ticket purchase!

Open a Special Savings Accounts for:

  • Christmas – stock away money for holiday gifts
  • Wedding – save up for that special day
  • College – tuck away funds to send your children or yourself to school
  • New Car – set aside funds for your down payment
  • Vacation – put money away for some family or “me” time
  • And just about anything you can think of  

View Special Share Savings Account Rates

Balance Dividend Rate APY*
$0.01-$100
0.00%
0.00%
$100+
0.10%
0.10%
*Annual Percentage Yield as of December 1, 2012 and any fees could reduce earnings on this account. Annual percentage yields, terms and conditions subject to change without notice. Regulation D withdrawal limits apply to all share and money market accounts.

Apply

  • Open a special savings account and join GTE Financial!

  • If you are a member, you can easily open a special share account by logging into Online Banking and clicking on ‘Open an Additional Account’ under ‘New Accounts’ in the main navigation.

  • If you are not a member yet, please visit our online application page and click the ‘Open An Account’ button in the top navigation. You will then click the ‘Become a Member’ button to start your application. Once you are a member, please login to Online Banking to ‘Open an Additional Account’.

  • If you prefer, you can also visit a location or call us at 813.871.2690 or toll-free at 1.888.871.2690 to apply for membership.
*In the cooperative spirit of fairness, and in an effort to obtain mutually beneficial relationships with fully participating members, we ask for a minimum relationship of $500 in combined savings, checking, and loan balances from each member account. A $5 monthly service fee will be assessed from your primary share account (waived if you have Free Checking, HSA Checking, or U22 Checking) unless one of the following is met: minimum relationship of $500; primary account owner is under age 22 or age 65 or over; your account has been opened for 90 days or less; or you have a share draft account which was assessed a checking package fee the same month.