The best bank account bonus offers right now. Be sure to check the expiration dates on these offers when you click through as bonuses do change regularly (and can be difficult to keep up with):
Checking Account Bonuses:
Chase Total Checking $225 Bonus – Get a $225 bonus when you open a Chase Total Checking account AND have a direct deposit into the account “of your paycheck, pension or government benefits (such as Social Security) from your employer or the government” within 90 days.
- Other Requirements: Direct deposit within 90 days & account must stay open 6 months
- Monthly Fees: $0 IF direct deposit of $500 or more or $1500+ daily account balance or $5000 in combined Chase accounts; otherwise a $12 monthly fee
PNC Virtual Wallet $50-$400 Bonus – Earn a bonus of either $50, $200, or $400 depending on the size of the direct deposit that you set up with this account. A bonus of $50 for a $500 direct deposit, a bonus of $200 for a $2000 direct deposit, a bonus of $400 for a $5000 direct deposit.
- Other Requirements: Bonus credited within 60-90 days of direct deposit(s), so you must keep the account open at least that long.
- Monthly Fees: Depends on which account you choose, but all accounts could be fee-free depending on your meeting certain requirements on balances and/or account activity.