Already a SAFE member?
Save time and a trip to the branch. SAFE offers the ability to open most checking, savings, money market and certificate accounts through Online Banking!
Simply log into Online Banking at the top of this page and click "Open an Account" at the top of the page or on the left-side navigation. From there, you will be guided through the easy, 10-minute process of selecting and funding your new products.
To open an account separate from your existing member number, visit any SAFE branch.
Want to switch checking products?
As your needs change, so can your checking account. Click here to switch your checking account online.
Not a SAFE member?
Not yet enjoying the benefits of membership? SAFE welcomes new members! SAFE proudly serves anyone who lives or works in Sacramento, Placer, Yolo, Yuba, Sutter, Amador, Butte, Contra Costa, Nevada, San Joaquin, Solano, or El Dorado Counties.
Joining SAFE is quick and easy! Apply online for a SAFE account1 and you will get instant access to your accounts through SAFE Online Banking. With our flexible funding options, you can start using your account right away. Once a member, you are eligible to take advantage of SAFE's many free and low-cost financial services.
If you would prefer, you can also visit any SAFE branch, contact SAFE’s Call Center at (916) 979-7233 or (800) SEE-SAFE.
1 To open a minor, trust, business, or retired account, please visit any SAFE branch.