im looking at switching banks, i work for the state of texas and my grand father was in the army. would i be able to open a USAA check account?



@reneem85, thank you for your interest in a USAA checking account. The following groups are currently eligible for USAA membership and can apply for bank accounts:
- Individuals who are currently serving in the U.S. Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines or Navy.
- Those who have retired or separated from the U.S. military with a discharge type of Honorable.
- Widows, widowers and un-remarried former spouses of USAA members who joined USAA while married; and individuals whose parents joined USAA.
- Cadets and midshipmen at U.S. service academies, in advanced ROTC or on ROTC scholarship, plus officer candidates within 24 months of commissioning.
You can learn more about eligibility here: ~DC