Switch Kit

It is easy to switch to North Star Credit Union. We have taken the hassle out of moving your accounts from your old bank with step-by-step instructions and simple to complete forms.

  1. Stop by North Star Credit Union to open your new accounts. Stop using your old checking account and let the checks you have written clear. This should take about two weeks
  2. Set up your direct deposit using Direct Deposit Request form in the Switch Kit
  3. Change your automatic payments using the Switch Kit Forms
    Direct Deposit Change Request Form
    Authorization for Automatic Payment Form
    Century Link AutoEnrollment Form
    LCP Easy Pay Form
  4. Close your old account(s). Now that your checks have cleared, and you have changed your automatic deposits and payments, there’s just one more step. Use Account Closing Request Form to say goodbye to your old bank. What could be easier?

If you have questions during the process, don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
Contact us at 218-666-5940 to speak with a Member Service Representative about opening a checking account.



Mortgage Application for Home, Construction and Land Loans:
Uniform Residential Loan Application»

Auto, Recreational, and Personal Loans:
Consumer Loan Application»
Credit Card Application »
Overdraft Protection »

Business Loans:
Business Loan Application

New Account Applications for existing Members:
Prepaid Debit Card Application »
Personal Financial Statement »

Scholarship Applications:
Nashwauk and Greenway Application »
North Woods and South Ridge Application»
Northern Pacific Application »
Brooks Application»


LSS Financial Counseling

North Star Credit Union partnered with Lutheran Social Services to provide members with free, private one-on-one financial counseling.

We believe people can conquer their debt, gain control of their finances, and achieve financial wellness. LSS Financial Counseling is a nonprofit, full-service credit counseling agency. We equip and enable people in our communities around the United States with quality guidance, knowledge, and tools so they can skillfully achieve freedom from debt and worry about their finances.

Members can set up an appointment by contacting LSS at 888-577-2227. Find out More»