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Traditional IRA

No setup, administration or annual maintenance fees are charged on Star One IRA Accounts.

Set up a new IRA and get a $100 bonus

Set up a new IRA with a $2,500 minimum balance by May 17, 2021 and get a $100 bonus.*

  • Take advantage of tax benefits and tax-deferred interest
  • Have more flexibility and control over your investment
  • IRAs are separately insured up to $250,000 by the NCUA
  • Watch it grow with compounded interest and competitive rates

Traditional IRA

  • No IRA setup, administration or annual maintenance fees
  • Convenience of payroll allocations and automated deposits
  • Automatic IRA distributions available
  • 10-business-day grace period and automatic renewal on Certificate Accounts
  • Competitive IRA interest rates
  • Knowledgeable, qualified staff
  • Monthly statement

Your contribution may be tax-deductible depending on your tax-filing status, taxable income, and your participation in an employer-sponsored retirement plan.

Investments grow on a tax-deferred basis. Earnings are taxed only upon withdrawal. We offer Contributory, Rollover, Conduit, and Spousal plans. Untaxed Traditional IRA assets are now generally permitted to be rolled over into a qualified retirement plan (employer plan).

CARES Act, SECURE Act 2020 and your IRA

New legislation in 2020 brings flexibility in how you manage your Star One IRA:

  • CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act)
  • SECURE Act 2020 (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act)

Contribution changes

  • Traditional IRA contributions can now be made after age 70½
  • Expanded definition of the eligible compensation for Graduate student IRA contributions

Distribution changes

  • Distributions may be taken for birth or adoption
  • Delayed age for Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs)

Learn more about the CARES Act .

Learn more about the SECURE Act 2020.

Traditional IRA Summary

IRA Investment Options

  • Savings Account - $100 minimum deposit or $25 with automated deposits
  • Certificate Accounts - $100 minimum deposit or $25 with automated deposits, 6-month, 1-year and 2-year terms

IRA Interest Rates

IRA / ESA Savings

0.50

%

APY (0.50% rate)



6-Month IRA / ESA

0.50

%

APY (0.50% rate)



1-Year IRA / ESA

0.55

%

APY (0.55% rate)



2-Year IRA / ESA

0.60

%

APY (0.60% rate)

 

Open a Traditional IRA

 

Service your Traditional IRA

 

Additional IRA Information and Help



Traditional IRA Tax Deduction

Contributions up to the limit are fully tax-deductible if you are not an active participant in an employer-sponsored retirement plan.

If you are an active participant and a single tax filer, your deductibility phase-out range for tax year 2021 is $66,000 - $76,000, up from $65,000 to $75,000 in 2020.

If you are married and filing a joint return, your deductibility phase-out range for tax year 2021 is $105,000 - $125,000, up from $104,000 to $124,000 in 2020.

Note: For an IRA contributor who is not an active participant and is married to someone who is an active participant, the deductibility phase-out range is $198,000 - $208,000 for 2021 and $196,000 - $206,000 for 2020.

Traditional and Roth IRAs are separately insured to $250,000 by the National Credit Union Administration, an agency of the United States Government. Coverdell Education Savings Accounts are insured under the same provisions as irrevocable trust accounts.


* Offer applies to new Contributory Traditional and Roth IRAs or additional contributions to existing Star One IRAs from external funds, transfer or rollover from employer plans or outside IRAs. Transfers from existing Star One IRAs and accounts do not qualify. The minimum of $2500 qualifying assets is the total amount of your deposits and transfers minus any withdrawals. Funding must occur within 90 days of IRA opening. Offer not valid for ESAs. Limit one bonus per member per 12-month period. Bonus will be deposited into your new Star One IRA. Bonus will not be reported to the IRS as an IRA contribution and any taxes related to the bonus are your responsibility. Other terms and conditions or eligibility criteria may apply. Promo Code IRA BONUS.

Scam and Fraud Alert

Remember that Star One employees will never call you to verify or ask for your personal information.

Providing your personal information, such as card PINs, online banking credentials or one-time passcodes, to anyone may make you responsible for any fraudulent activity that happens on your Star One accounts.