Suntrust Bank $150 Checking Bonus

Suntrust is offering new clients $150 Incentive to open a checking account. Check offer details below for more information: (Source: Suntrust)

Offer Details:

$150 Incentive for “New Clients”:
Client receives $50 when they open a new SunTrust personal checking account from February 1, 2010 through April 30, 2010,
enroll their new SunTrust personal checking account in the promotion via suntrust.com/solid,
and make three bill payments through SunTrust Online Banking with Bill Pay within the next two calendar months out of the new personal checking account enrolled in the promotion.

To receive the additional $100, the client must qualify for the $50 offer and must continue to make at least three payments each month for the next consecutive three months through SunTrust Online Banking with Bill Pay out of the same personal checking account enrolled in the promotion.

When SunTrust determines that the client met all the terms of each section, SunTrust will direct deposit the appropriate amount into the primary SunTrust personal checking account enrolled in the promotion through suntrust.com/solid up to 10 weeks after the last bill payment was processed.

Client bill payment status must show “Processed” to be eligible. The SunTrust personal checking account must be open and in good standing at the time the direct deposit is paid. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Offer valid for U.S. residents. Client must be 18 years or older to participate. SunTrust may report to the IRS the value of the incentive and any applicable taxes are the responsibility of the recipient.

For more information on this account bonus, check out Suntrust promo page from this link.

$100 BB&T; Bank Checking Bonus

BB&T Bank is offering a $100 Cash Bonus to new account holders that open a new personal checking account with the bank by April 30, 2010. Check offer below for more details: ( Source: BB&T)

Offer Details:

The promo code for this offer is: AFJAP. In order to receive the $100 incentive, new clients must do at least one of the following:

1) Use BB&T online bill payment service to initiate 3 online bill payments (minimum payment of $10) from your new checking account within 60 days of account opening,

OR

2) Enroll in and receive 2 recurring direct deposits (minimum of $10) to the new personal checking account within 90 days of account opening.

Any accounts not in good standing, closed, and/or with a balance less than or equal to zero at the time we review account eligibility will not receive the $100 incentive. Normal minimum balance opening requirements apply. The $100 account opening incentive will be deposited directly to your account within 4 weeks of meeting the above requirements, and will be reported to the IRS as required by law.

For more information on this bank bonus deal, check BB&T Bank promo page from this link.

$50 Cash Bonus from ING Direct

ING Direct has another $50 Cash Bonus for new clients which open a new account with them. Check offer below for more details: ( Source: ING Direct)

Offer Details:

-Click on ‘Apply Now.’ Be sure to enter your reference code during the account opening process. The promotional code for this offer is EM443.
-Activate your Electric Orange Debit MasterCard® and use it to make at least 3 signature-based purchases within 45 days of account opening.
-Your $50 bonus will automatically be deposited into your account on day 50.

The bank promo page can be accessed through this link.

$100 Checking Bonus at Chase

Chase continues its strategy of offering cash bonuses to new clients that open a checking account by May 28, 2010. Check below for offer details: ( Source: Chase)

Offer Details:

1. In order to be eligible for this offer you have to open a new Chase CheckingSM account with a $100 minimum deposit of new money by May 28, 2010.
2. In addition to that within 60 calendar days of account opening, Chase must receive from your employer or the government a monthly electronic direct deposit of your payroll, pension or government benefits, such as Social Security, or you must have at least five debit card purchases posted to your account.
3. Checking account must remain open for a minimum of six months or the bonus will be debited from the account at closing.
4. Furthermore this offer is applicable to new Chase clients only. In addition to that Chase CheckingSM has no monthly service fee when you have a direct deposit or five or more debit card purchases post to your account each statement period.

For more information on thsi bank bonus deal, check out Chase’s bank promo page from this link.

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$100 Citibank Checking Bonus

Citibank is offering a $100 Checking Bonus for new depositors who open an account with the bank by March 31, 2010. Check offer details below for more information: ( Source: Citibank)

Requirements

-You have to open a Citibank regular checking account with $1000 by March 31, 2010.
– Within the first month after your account is opened, start making at least one direct deposit into your account, or two electronic bill payments from your account, or five non-PIN debit card purchase transactions each month for three consecutive months
– Offer code is C2CA

On a side note, this account could be subject to a monthly fee. To avoid monthly maintenance fees, you need to maintain a $6,000 combined average balance — an easy goal to reach. Why? Because so many accounts go toward it: Checking, Savings, CDs, Money Market, Lines, Loans, Mortgage and Brokerage (to qualify, accounts must be linked to your ATM/Debit Card.) There’s no monthly fee if you meet the required balance. Otherwise, the fee is $9.50 for Regular Checking and $12 for Interest Checking (it’s $12.50 for Regular Checking and $15 for Interest Checking in CA, NV, FL, IL, DC, VA and MD).

For More information on this bank bonus deal, check out Citibank’s promo page from this link.

$100 Chase Checking Bonus (Updated)

Chase has another $100 Bank Bonus opportunity for new clients who open a checking account at the bank by April 30, 2010. Check offer details below for more information: (Source: Chase)

Offer Details:

– You have to open a checking account with at least $100
– You should either set up a direct deposit to the account or make five debit card transactions
– There is no monthly fee, and this account is available only for new clients

For more information on this bank bonus deal, check out the Chase promo page from this link.

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$75 Checking Bonus at Bank of America

Bank of America is offering a $75 cash bonus to new customers who open a checking account with them by March 31, 2010. Check below for offer details: ( Source: Bank of America)

Offer Details:

– This is a special offer to existing Bank of America credit card customers and only valid only for new MyAccess Checking® accounts.
– To open your new MyAccess Checking® account online, use offer code CH75OL1
– To be eligible for the bonus, fund your new account with $125 within 30 days
– The $75 bonus will be deposited into your account within 90 days of account opening

For more information on this checking deal, check the bank promo page from this link.

$100 Bank of America Bonus

Bank of America is offering $100 to new customers who open a checking account with them by February 28, 2010. Check below for offer details: ( Source: Bank of America)

Offer Details:

-This offer is available only to new customers who open a qualifying personal checking account with a minimum balance of $500
-The new checking account must be open for at least 30 days
-You must make a minimum of one transaction with the newly assigned check card
– To open a new checking account, apply online or go to a banking center and reference offer code AOU261209

For more information on this bank bonus deal, check the promo page from this link.

$100 BB&T; Bank Bonus Deal

BB&T is offering $100 to new customers who open a checking account by March 31, 2010. Check below for offer details: ( Source: BB&T)

Offer Details:

– The promotion code is AFJAP.

New clients must do at least one of the following:
1) Use BB&T online bill payment service to initiate 3 online bill payments (minimum payment of $10) from your new checking account within 60 days of account opening,

OR

2) Enroll in and receive 2 recurring direct deposits to the new personal checking account within 90 days of account opening.

For more information on this bank bonus deal, check the promo page from this link.

$100 Chase Business Checking Bonus

Chase is offering a $100 cash bonus for customers who open a business checking with the bank by March 15, 2010. Check below for more details: ( Source: Chase)

-Open a Chase BusinessClassicSM Checking, BusinessClassicSM Checking with Interest, Chase Advanced BusinessCheckingSM, Advanced Business CheckingSM with Interest, Commercial Checking, Commercial Checking with Interest, or Chase BusinessPlus® Extra Checking account
– deposit a minimum of $500 in the account
– Requirements are either:
(a) when 5 or more debit card purchases are posted to your checking account each statement period (withdrawals from the ATM or cash advance transactions do not qualify);
(b) linking the checking account to a Chase Business Credit Card that is not delinquent, closed, charged off, or revoked and as long as the card balance exceeds $0 at least once during the current checking account statement cycle;
(c) linking the checking account to a Chase Premier CheckingSM or Chase Premier Platinum CheckingSM personal checking account; or
(d) maintain a monthly average balance of $4,000 to $7,500 (depending on region) in the checking account.

For more information on this checking deal, check out the company’s promo page from this link.