Beginning good savings habits while young will pay off down the road.

Santander® Youth Savings – A First Bank Account for Kids

Good habits begin early in life — like saving your pennies. If you're under 18 years old, you can open a savings account for kids with a minimum deposit of just $10*. It's a safe and easy place for that birthday money, allowance or other cash you've earned. Plus, you'll be saving for your future: one habit we think you'll feel good about forever.

Santander® Youth Savings Account Features

get an early start on child savings

Early Start

Learn more about the benefits of saving and starting good financial habits early in life with a child savings account.

get consolidated statements


Choose from Statements with Online Banking or paper statements.

no annual or transaction fees

No Monthly Fee**

Pay no Monthly Fee for your Student Value Checking account.

low minimum deposits

Low Minimum

Low Minimum. Get started with a deposit of just $10.

Benefits of Banking with Us
  • Over 650 branches and more than 2,000 Santander ATMs across the Northeast, including many CVS/pharmacy® locations.
  • Online and Mobile Banking.
  • Pay in a simple, secure and convenient way with Apple Pay.
  • Mobile Check Deposit.
  • A Debit MasterCard® for your everyday on–the–run purchases§.
  • Monitor your balances or activity with customizable alerts.
  • FDIC Insurance coverage up to applicable limits.
  • Online Banking Guarantee§§.
  • Toll-free number to speak to a Personal Banking Representative.
  • Switch Services team to help if you're moving from another bank.

§ Please refer to your Online Banking or Personal Deposit Account Agreement for details on your responsibility for promptly reporting unauthorized transactions.

* Account requires a parent or legal guardian as a joint owner.

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