Life happens! We understand that unexpected overdrafts occur from time to time – overdraft coverage can help by covering purchases on your behalf.

  • An added benefit to your checking account
  • Peace of mind while conducting everyday transactions
  • Saves you time and additional fees from merchants



The choice is yours. Consider these ways to cover overdrafts:

Service Cost

Overdraft Protection Link to Another Deposit Account you have at Money One Federal Credit Union1

$5 fee per transfer

Overdraft Protection Line of Credit1, 2

Subject to fees and interest

Overdraft Courtesy

$25 per item

1Call us at (301) 925-4600, email us at info@moneyonefcu.org, or come by a branch to sign up or apply for these services; 2Subject to credit approval.

Overdraft Protection services apply to all transactions and may help prevent overdrafts by automatically transferring funds to your checking account from another deposit account, or line of credit you may have at Money One Federal Credit Union for a finance charge. Please note that overdraft lines of credit are subject to credit approval.

Overdraft Courtesy allows you to overdraw your account up to the disclosed limit for a fee in order to pay a transaction. Even if you have overdraft protection, Overdraft Courtesy is still available as secondary coverage if the other protection source is exhausted. Please review the “What Else You Should Know” section included for other important information.

Transactions Covered with Overdraft Courtesy Standard Coverage (No action required) Extended Coverage (Consent is required)*




ACH – Automatic Debits



Recurring Debit Card Payments



Online Bill Pay Items



ATM Transactions


Everyday Debit Card Transactions


*If you choose Extended Coverage, ATM withdrawals and everyday debit card transactions will be included with the transactions listed under Standard Coverage. If you already have Extended Overdraft Courtesy coverage, it is not necessary to request it again.

You can discontinue the Overdraft Courtesy in its entirety by contacting us at (301) 925-4600 or sending us an e-mail at info@moneyonefcu.org.

What Else You Should Know

  • A link to another deposit account or a line of credit may be a less expensive option than an overdraft. A single larger overdraft will result in just one fee, as opposed to multiple smaller overdrafts. Good account management is the best way to avoid overdrafts. Use our mobile banking and Internet banking to keep track of your balance. For additional financial education resources, please visit https://www.moneyonefcu.org/planning-investing/financial-education/free-financial-counseling/
  • The $25 is lower than the fee that is charged if a check is returned as unpaid. If multiple items overdraw your account on the same day, each item will be assessed an appropriate Courtesy Pay Fee or Non-Sufficient Fund (NSF). All fees and charges will be included as part of the Overdraft Courtesy limit amount. Your account may become overdrawn more than the Overdraft Courtesy limit amount because of a fee.
  • For checking accounts, there is no limit on the total $25 Courtesy Pay Fee or $30 NSFs per day we will charge
  • Our general policy is to post items throughout the day and to post credits before debits. Paper checks are posted in check number order, while ATM, ACH and debit card transactions are posted in the order in which the items are received. However, because of the many ways we allow you to access your account, the posting order of individual items may differ from these general policies. Holds on funds (described herein) and the order in which transactions are posted may impact the total amount of Courtesy Pay Fee or NSF assessed.
  • Although under payment system rules, Money One Federal Credit Union may be obligated to pay some unauthorized debit card transactions, Money One Federal Credit Union will not authorize debit card or ATM transactions unless there are available funds (including Overdraft Coverage Options) to cover the transactions and any fee(s).
  • Giving us your consent to pay every day debit card and ATM overdrafts on your checking account may result in you incurring Courtesy Pay Fees for transactions that we would otherwise be required to pay without assessing a Courtesy Pay Fee. However, this would allow us to authorize transactions up to the amount of your Overdraft Courtesy limit and may also help you avoid overdrafts in excess of your available balance that could result in suspension of your debit card.
  • Money One Federal Credit Union authorizes and pays transactions using the available balance in your account. Money One Federal Credit Union may place a hold on deposited funds in accordance with our Membership Account Agreement Disclosure, which will reduce the amount in your available balance. The available balance for checks, ACH items, and recurring debit card transactions is comprised of the ledger balance, less any holds on deposited funds and any debit card holds, plus the amount of the Overdraft Courtesy limit and any available overdraft protection. The available balance for ATM and everyday debit card transactions on accounts with Standard Coverage is the ledger balance, less any holds on deposited funds and any debit card holds, plus any available overdraft protection, but does NOT include the Overdraft Courtesy For accounts with Extended Coverage, the Overdraft Courtesy Limit is included in the available balance for authorizing ATM and everyday debit card transactions.
  • Please be aware that the Overdraft Courtesy amount is not included in your available balance provided through online banking, mobile banking or Money One Federal Credit Union’s
  • Money One Federal Credit Union will place a hold on your account for any authorized debit card transaction until the transaction settles (usually within two business days) or as permitted by payment system rules. In some cases, the hold may exceed the amount of the transaction. When the hold ends, the funds will be added to the available balance in your account.  If your account is overdrawn after the held funds are added to the available balance and the transaction is posted to the available balance, a Courtesy Pay Fee may be assessed.
  • Except as described herein, Money One Federal Credit Union will not pay items if your account does not contain available funds (including the Overdraft Courtesy limit) to cover the item(s) and the amount of any fee(s).
  • Money One Federal Credit Union may suspend your debit card if you incur overdrafts in excess of the available balance in your account, including any Overdraft Courtesy limit (as described herein). Debit cards on your account will remain suspended until you make sufficient deposits so that your available balance, taking into account any Overdraft Courtesy limit, is positive and then you contact us.
  • Money One Federal Credit Union may also suspend your debit card if your account is overdrawn thirty-two (32) consecutive calendar days. Debit cards on your account will remain suspended until you make sufficient deposits so that your account balance is positive.
  • Money One Federal Credit Union may also suspend your debit card if we are unable to contact you due to an incorrect mailing address or Phone Number(s). You must contact us with your correct mailing address and/or Phone Number(s) to have your debit card reinstated.
  • If your debit card is suspended, you will be unable to use your debit card for purchases or to access your account at the ATM, and if you use your debit card for recurring payments, e.g., utilities, you are responsible to make other arrangements for your recurring debit payment(s).
  • An Overdraft Courtesy limit of $750 will be granted to eligible Checking accounts opened at least 60 days in good standing.
  • Overdraft Courtesy is not a line of credit; it is a discretionary overdraft service that can be withdrawn at any time without prior notice.
  • Overdraft Courtesy will be discontinued if you default on any loan or other obligation to us, your account becomes subject to any legal or administrative order or levy, or if you fail to maintain your account in good standing.
  • Depositor and each Authorized Signatory will continue to be liable, jointly and severally, for all overdraft and fee amounts, as described in the Membership Account Agreement and Disclosure. The total (negative) balance, including all fees and charges, is due and payable upon demand.

If you have any questions about Overdraft Protection or Overdraft Courtesy, please call us at (301) 925-4600 or visit a branch.

I'm Interested!

If you would like to select Extended Coverage for future transactions:

  • Complete the Online Consent Form and email it back to us at info@moneyonefcu.org
  • Complete the Online Consent Form and mail it to us at: Money One Federal Credit Union, PO Box 6398, Largo, MD 20792-6398
  • Call us at: 301-925-4600
  • Visit our branch location or,
  • Use the form below to contact us!



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