Checking Comparison Chart
Here they are, all in one place—so you can see at a glance which of our checking accounts is the perfect fit for you.
|Your Benefits||Great Benefits Checking||Free Checking||VIP Free Interest checking||50+ Free Interest Checking||Performance+ Checking|
|Requirements||None||None||Direct Deposit or automatic payment||One owner 50 years or older||None|
|Minimum Balance to Open||$50||$50||$50||$50||$50|
|Monthly Service Fee||$6.00 Reduced by $.10 with every debit card purchase||None||None||None||$8.00 if balance falls below $1,000|
|Interest Tiers||N/A||N/A||Single Tier||Single Tier||>= $2,500
|Paper Statements||$2.00 per month2||Free||Free||Free||Free|
|ID Theft Protection||Yes||No||No||No||No|
|Cell Phone Protection||Yes||No||No||No||No|
|Shopping, Dining & Travel Discounts||Yes||No||No||No||No|
|ATM Fees||Access to over 25,000 surcharge-free ATMs. $2.50 per withdrawal for out of network ATMs3.|
|Personal Checks||Customer pays for checks.|
|Overdraft||In the case of an overdraft, a $33.00 per item or $165 daily max overdraft fee will apply.|
- Debit cards with no monthly fees
- Free online banking and bill pay
- Free mobile banking with mobile check deposit
- Free online statements
- Free access to VISA® Checkout
1Simple interest compounded monthly.
2Online statements required, or $2 monthly paper statement fee applies. Great Benefits only.
3ATM Fees: When you use an ATM, you may be charged a fee by the ATM operator or any network used to complete the transaction, and you may be charged a fee for a balance inquiry at an ATM. "Out of Network" means ATM transactions occurring out of the MoneyPass, NETs or Shazam Privileged status ATM networks. For in-network ATM options, go to www.greatwesternbank.com/locations.
ATMs outside of the United States are also considered out-of-network ATMs.
All checking products and services are subject to applicable customer agreements, terms and conditions. Offers apply to personal checking accounts only; business and corporate accounts do not qualify. Bank rules and regulations apply. Minimum opening deposit is only $50.