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Teach them to spend and

save like a pro

Youth Accounts

Money Ninja training starts here

Matt Freese wasn’t born a professional soccer player. But Matt started honing his skills from a young age. Now he plays for his hometown club, the Philadelphia Union.

It’s the same with money. None of us is born knowing how to manage our money like a pro. That’s where Ardent comes in.

We’re committed to helping young people develop good money habits early on. We offer products and guidance so they can become money ninjas. They’ll get hands on experience spending wisely and saving like a pro. Just like Matt.

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Cash Account

This is where their money gets real.

A spending account that’s one giant step toward adulting.

Features & Benefits

  • Exclusively for earners age 13 to 26*
  • No monthly fee
  • No minimum balance
  • ATM refunds up to $12 each month
  • Free debit card to make purchases or get cash
  • Smartphone app to control the debit card, set spending limits and get transaction alerts
  • Earn rewards points on debit card purchases when “credit” or “Visa debit” is selected
  • 24/7 access to accounts with eBanking by phone, tablet or computer
  • In-person transactions at any Ardent branch or locations in the Shared Branching network
  • Comes with a Stash Account that earns interest
  • Open online or in branch
     

Open a Cash Account

Stash Account

This is where their money goes to grow.

A savings account that pays them to tuck it away for the future.

Features & Benefits

  • Exclusively for savers age 13 to 26*
  • No monthly fee
  • No minimum balance
  • Pays high rate of interest on three tiers – the more you save, the more you earn
  • 24/7 access to accounts with eBanking by phone, tablet or computer
  • In-person transactions at any Ardent branch or location in the Shared Branching network
  • Pair with the Cash Account for spending
  • Open online or in branch
     

Open a Stash Account

Rookie Account

Give them a great head start to a bright future.

A savings account for our youngest money ninjas.

Features & Benefits

  • Exclusively for savers age 12 or younger*
  • No monthly fee
  • No minimum balance
  • Pays high rate of interest
  • 24/7 access to accounts with eBanking by phone, tablet or computer for joint owner
  • In-person transactions at any Ardent branch or location in the Shared Branching network
  • Open at any Ardent location
     

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Free resources to learn the fundamentals

At ardentmoneyninja.com, our free educational (and fun) videos provide no-nonsense financial advice for kids and young adults as well as tips for parents on how to talk to kids about money. The videos give kids the knowledge they need to succeed, while our youth accounts provide a chance to practice what they’ve learned in the real world. Think of it as training for the major leagues of #adulting.

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*Primary accountholders under age 18 require an adult co-owner on the account