Platinum

Going Platinum isn’t hard to do.

Congrats if you have already earned Platinum status. Just remember there is one more level higher in Relationship Rewards that you can earn more benefits from: Platinum Plus.

Here’s what you need to qualify for the Platinum tier*:

  • Between 30-49 Signature-Based Debit Card Purchase Transactions** last month OR
  • Combined balances between $75,000 and $249,999.99 as of the last day of the previous month

Benefits of Platinum:

  • 10 FREE Foreign ATM Withdrawal Fee – The first 10 times you go to a non-CUNJ or non-Allpoint ATM, the fee will be waived!
  • Waived Overdraft Protection Transfer Fee – No more fees when money is swept from another account to cover a debit that came through your account.
  • 2 Free Boxes of Checks Annually*** – Enjoy 2 Free boxes of checks annually!
  • Waived Non-Participation Fee
  • 0.10% Discount on all Consumer Loans**** (includes vehicle and personal signature loans)
  • Waived Certified Check Fee
  • Waived Check Cashing Fee
  • Waived Paper Statement Fee
  • Waived Incoming Wire Fee
  • Waived Domestic Outgoing Wire Fee
  • Waived Notary Service Fee

Tips for moving up:

  • Increase your household balances by applying for a loan or opening another account.
  • Open a First Mortgage or Investment Account with CU of NJ, and you will automatically get Platinum Plus status!
  • Increase your Signature-Based Debit Card Transactions:
    • Say “Credit” instead of “Debit” when making purchases with your Debit Card (PIN-based “Debit” transactions will not count towards this total)
    • Use your Debit Card more often.  Added benefit: Purchase Rewards!
    • If you don’t have a Checking and Debit Card, open one today!
  • Combine your household balances – Opt-in to householding your entire household by completing a Householding Consent Form.  This will aggregate your entire household balance and take other qualifications into consideration to give your entire household more benefits!

Enjoy the freedom to prosper. If you have questions about Platinum, just give us a call at 609.538.4061 or 800.538.4061, email us at memberservices@cunj.org, or stop by one of our branches.

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Qualifications are based on an “OR” relationship meaning that if you meet one of the criteria, you will qualify for that tier. You will be placed in the highest tier that you qualify for. Your tier level will be based on your qualifications from the prior month. Members with delinquent loans more than 30 days will be placed into the Basic tier. Excluded from Relationship Rewards: NJ Consumer Checking Accounts, Business Accounts, Children ages 0-17 if not part of a combined HH, Estate, Trust, RPA and Custodial Accounts. Combined balances are calculated by adding end-of-month balances in your CU of NJ Checking, Savings, Money Markets, Certificates, Loans and Credit Card limit(s) in any one given member account. Investment, Mortgage and Student Loan balances are excluded from combined balances. To opt-in to combining your entire household balance, you must complete a Householding Consent Form.

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Monthly signature-based debit purchase transactions are calculated on when they post to the account, not when the transaction actually occurs. This will include all signature-based transactions that post from the first of the month until the last day of the month. Transactions are counted based on the total signature-based debit purchase transactions on each checking account separately, not based on the combined transaction on multiple checking accounts in a household. If multiple checking accounts exist in a household, then the checking account with the highest transactions will be counted to determine tier level.

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Annual Check Printing is effective January through December. Must order with a CU of NJ Representative. Selected styles only.

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Maximum discount for consumer loans is 0.25% off (Platinum Plus tier) for this program and 0.50% off combined with other programs. Subject to credit approval. First Mortgages, second mortgages (including Home Equity Loans and Lines), student loans, lifestyle loans, personal line of credit and credit cards are excluded from this discount. Loan discount can be discontinued at any time at the discretion of Credit Union of New Jersey

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