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Guidance for Microsoft interns

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Congratulations on landing an internship position with Microsoft, one of the world’s most forward-thinking and innovative companies. Your career is already off to a great start! First Tech can offer you financial guidance to make sure you stay on the right track to achieve all of your money goals—now and in the future. That’s because First Tech is a leading provider of financial services for Microsoft employees.

Here’s how we support you:

  • We’ll provide a single point-of-contact who specializes in helping you navigate your financial status and employment factors.
  • Interns who are relocating internationally can set up accounts up to 60 days before they arrive in the U.S.Social Security number is not required at the time of application, but it is required for funding., without needing a U.S. TIN number or Work Visa.
  • We’ll provide educational resources and timely financial content designed to help interns find long-term financial success.

Open your account

If you're already living in the U.S., then you can open an account today with usMembership is required and subject to approval. right here and start using digital banking and our mobile app. 

If you’re relocating to the U.S., then we can help prepare your accounts before you arrive for your internship. Just follow these easy steps:

  • Submit your information here and a specialist will be in touch to help you open your accounts (up to 60 days prior to U.S. entry). You will then be able to wire funds to your new First Tech accounts.
  • After you arrive in the U.S., you can visit a First Tech location to obtain your new debit card or arrange to have it mailed to your new address (home or business).
  • Once you obtain your U.S. TIN number, you will be able to have access to digital banking and our mobile app.

Benefits for interns relocating internationally 

  • Open savings and checking accounts up to 60 days prior to arriving in the U.S.
  • U.S. TIN number is not required to establish savings and checking accounts.
  • Send wires and have funds converted to U.S. dollars before you arrive.

Eligible products and services

As a Microsoft intern relocating to the U.S, you’re eligible for First Tech Federal Credit Union products and services.

First Tech Product or Service Description
Membership Savings No monthly account fees, free digital banking, and deposits are insured up to $250,000 by the NCUA.


No monthly account fees, chip-and-PIN enabled debit cards, free digital banking with Mobile Deposit and Bill Pay.
Online and Mobile Banking Anytime, anywhere access and management of your money. Free Mobile deposit and Bill Pay. Send money with Zelle®All Zelle® trademarks used herein, are the exclusive property of Early Warning Services, LLC and are used with permission. and wire money domestically or internationally.

Eligible products and services for U.S.-based interns

As a Microsoft intern already here in the U.S, you’re eligible for a wide range of First Tech’s products and services. We encourage you to view a full list of our product and service offerings here