Open a Checking Account & Earn $400!*

Right now, when you open a personal checking account, you can earn $400* by establishing a direct deposit of $1,250 or more within 45 days of account opening. Choose from two great checking account options and pick the best one for your lifestyle.

Open a PeoplesBank account online from the comfort of your home, on the go, or at any time – day or night! In just four minutes, you can easily open an account on any device.

Open today, because this offer won’t last forever!

Getting Started

You must be at least 18 years of age and you must be a U.S. citizen and/or U.S. resident alien to open an account online. The following items are required:

  • Driver’s License or Passport
  • U.S. Social Security Number
  • U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status
  • Current Account Information


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*Personal Checking Account Bonus

Amount of Bonus & Minimum Requirements

You may earn a $400 bonus if you are a new or existing client to PeoplesBank and have not had a personal checking account relationship with PeoplesBank in the past 24 months. To earn the $400 bonus, the following requirements must be met:

  1. You must open a new personal checking that is one of the following product types: PrimeTime or Momentum.
  2. This new checking account must be your first personal checking account relationship with PeoplesBank in the past 24 months.
  3. You must receive at least one direct deposit in the amount of $1250 or more to your newly opened PeoplesBank checking account within 45 days of the account opening. (Deposits in the form of an external transfer from another financial institution, an internal transfer from another PeoplesBank account, or deposits received through any person-to-person app such as Venmo or Zelle, do not qualify as a direct deposit to the account.) 

Minimum Balance Requirement

A minimum deposit of $25.00 is required to open all checking accounts.

Payment of Bonus

The bonus will be paid in the form of a statement credit provided within 2 statement cycles after all of the requirements have been met.

Timeframe to Obtain Bonus

The bonus is a limited-time offer and will expire on or before February 28, 2023. PeoplesBank reserves the right to withdraw the offer at any time.

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