Planet Fitness Partnership

Planet Fitness Partnership

Planet Fitness members now have access to an exclusive package of benefits reserved for select partners

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About Freedom's Partnership with Planet Fitness

As a Planet Fitness member, you have already invested in your personal well-being.  As a Freedom partner, Planet Fitness has gone a step further in building your personal wellness by offering you a credit union membership with special benefits and better-than-bank rates.

This program provides individuals and business owners with a credit union membership that will help enrich their financial well-being.

*Membership Eligibility Check: In order to become a Freedom member, you must live, work, worship, volunteer, or have family in Harford or Baltimore County, Maryland.


Exclusive Benefits

A $100 bonus when a new checking account is opened with a minimum $50 direct deposit per pay period1

Higher deposit rates, lower loan rates, and low or no fees compared to the big banks

Empower Checking is free checking, reimagined.

Earn 3.00% APY* on your average monthly balance up to $10,000.2

Learn more about Empower Checking

$25 match bonus upon opening a Youth Account for your children3

Skip-A-Pay options on your eligible Freedom loan when you need a little breathing room to help you get through4

Additional promotions and incentives exclusive to Planet Fitness members

24/7 online and mobile access, as well as surcharge-free ATMs at over 80,000 locations

Financial education resources through our online Financial Education Center

Outstanding customer service that only a credit union can offer

Ready To Claim Your Offer?

Remember to select Planet Fitness in the “Eligibility” section of your application.

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Contact Your Relationship Manager

  • Patrice Ricciardi

    Patrice Ricciardi

    Title: Sr. Business Development Director

    You’ve got questions, and Patrice has answers.  Please feel encouraged to reach out to Patrice with any questions.  Patrice is one of Freedom’s foremost experts, and is a great resource for anyone with financial questions.

    Call or Text: 410-612-2135

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Workplace Partnership Request Form

  • If you are an HR Administrator or an Employer Representative interested in establishing a Workplace Partnership with Freedom, please provide the following information, and you will be contacted by a member of our Workplace Partnership Team.
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*APY = Annual Percentage Yield.

1 Offer available to new or existing members who add checking and a direct deposit of at least $50 per pay period. Direct deposit must be received within 90 days of account opening. Bonus funds will be credited the first of the month following qualification and must stay in the account for 90 days. Offer expires 90 days after account opening if all qualifications are not met.

2 If your account meets the criteria described below, you will earn 3.00% Annual Percentage Yield (APY) on balances up to $10,000 and 0.25% APY on balances of $10,000.01 and higher. Balances that do not meet the account requirements for a given month will earn 0.05% APY. No minimum balance requirements. No minimum to open account. No monthly maintenance fees or penalties. Fees may reduce earnings on accounts. To earn the higher rate, you must opt-in to electronic statements, and complete a minimum of 15 qualifying Point-Of-Sale (POS) purchase transactions per month using your Freedom Federal Credit Union debit card. To qualify, debit card transactions must process, post, and clear within the calendar month. Debit card transactions may take one or more business days from the transaction date to post to an account from the date the transaction is made. Both PIN and signature POS transactions qualify. ATM transactions do not qualify. Product and rates subject to change. Membership eligibility applies.

3 Match of up to $25 on account opening deposit, paid at time of account opening, will be deposited into the savings account. Bonus must stay in the account for 90 days.

4 Not valid on mortgages, home equity lines/loans and credit card. All requests are subject to approval. Certain restrictions apply.

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