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YOUR GO-TO CHECKING ACCOUNTS FOR GETTING AHEAD

ESSENTIAL CHECKING

Entry level checking with our high level of customer service.

Essential Checking is a no fee, non-interest bearing checking account. Simple and user friendly, Essential Checking has all the basics to manage cash flow.

FEATURES

  • Includes: Free Internet Banking with Bill Pay
  • Includes: Free Mobile Banking
  • Includes: Free Debit Card
  • Includes: No Monthly Service Charges
  • Includes: Unlimited check writing
  • Includes: Free monthly eStatements
  • Includes: FirstBank ATM Transactions: Free
OPENING DEPOSIT

$0; no monthly minimum balance required.

SERVICE CHARGES

Monthly Item Charges:

  • No Monthly Service Charges.
  • Paper Statements: $2.50/mo.
  • Non-FirstBank ATM Transactions: $1.00 and other institution ATM fees will apply.

This account is only available to consumers. There is no minimum balance required to open the account. You may make an unlimited number of deposits into your account. Check writing is unlimited with no per check fee assessed. There is no monthly service charge for this account. Monthly statements are available through online banking at no charge. A fee of $2.50 a month applies if a customer chooses to receive paper statements through the mail. There is no fee for standard withdrawal and deposit transactions made through a FirstBank automated teller machine (ATM). Applicant must be 18 years of age or older to open an account. Applicants under the age of 18 applying for a checking account must have an adult co-owner (18 years of age or older) on the account. For additional account fees please see our Consumer Schedule of fees.

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STEPPING UP YOUR CHECKING STARTS WITH A HAPPY DANCE AND A $250 BONUS!

This is an offer to jump on! Open one of our eligible checking accounts and your balance will jump up with the deposit of a $250 Switch Bonus (for new FirstBank checking customers only). Cut fees while you cut yourself in on our great perks, and nobody will judge if you cut a rug.

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