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Checking Deal Pays 1.4% For Six Months

The bank’s Yield Pledge Checking isn’t a rewards account, so there are no hoops to jump through, and there’s no minimum balance or monthly fees.

Reward Checking Account Pays Iowa Savers 3.3% On Up To $25,000

State Savings Bank is offering savers to the west and northeast of Des Moines one of the top-paying reward checking accounts in the country.

Santander Has A Checking Account Bonus You Keep Earning, Month After Month

Most big banks offer a single cash bonus when you open a new checking account. But Santander will pay you up to $20 every month for opening an extra20 Checking and extra20 Savings account.

A Checkless Checking Account Could Save You Money, Simplify Your Life

If you’re one of those people who never carries a checkbook and hates writing checks, a checkless checking account could help you cut down on paper and fees.

Southern Banks Boost Checking Bonuses

Two big Southern banks — Regions Financial and SunTrust — have are vying for new checking account customers by offering bigger cash rewards for signing up.

3% Checking In Wisconsin, Michigan

Nicolet Bank, based in Green Bay, Wisconsin, offers that top rate on its Real Rewards Checking account to balances of $15,000.

Fulton Bank: MMA Deal, Checking Bonus

Savers in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Virginia can score high rates and a good bonus with a money market account and a checking account at Fulton Bank.

Would You Bank At Walmart?

Does an FDIC-insured checking account with no overdraft fees and no minimum balance requirements sound good to you?

Texas Deal: A Whopping 5% Checking Rate

Citizens State Bank, headquartered about 100 miles southeast of Dallas, pays a whopping 5% APY on its rewards checking account. It’s available to all Texas residents, but you must open this account at a branch.

5-State Deal: Checking Rate Guaranteed

Trustco Bank, with 139 branches in five East Coast states, is offering a 1-year rate guarantee on its Free Interest Checking Account.

Gulf Coast Deal: 3% Checking Rate

If you live in the Corpus Christi, Texas, area, you can open a Rewards Checking Account paying more than twice as much as the top nationally available savings and money market accounts are dishing out.

Connecticut Deal: 17-Month CD Pays 2%, Rewards Checking Account Pays 3%

Connecticut-based Charter Oak Credit Union is celebrating the opening of its new headquarters with both a top rewards checking account and great special CDs.

Nationwide Bank: $200 Checking Bonus

Nationwide Bank is offering a $200 bonus to any U.S. saver who opens a checking account with the online bank and sets up a direct deposit.

KeyBank: $150 Checking Account Bonus

KeyBank will give you a $150 bonus if you open a checking account and make $1,000 in cumulative direct deposits within 60 days of account opening.

SunTrust Bank: $125 Checking Bonus

Savers in 11 south and southeastern states take note: SunTrust Bank is offering a $125 bonus for new customers who open a checking and savings account and receive a direct deposit.