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Free Checking

First American Bank offers totally FREE Checking. We offer you the ease and convenience of banking without the worry of maintaining a daily balance or completing a certain number of transactions each month. APPLY NOW and get a totally FREE Checking account and the following FREE features:

  • FREE mobile banking and mobile deposit1
  • FREE online banking and bill payment
  • FREE eStatements
  • FREE check images online
  • Unlimited check writing
  • Access to over 55,000 surcharge-free Allpoint and Presto! ATMs2

For a limited time, when you open a Free Checking account with direct deposit, you can get a $250 cash bonus3 on us! Hurry, offer expires July 31, 2019!

Get started saving today.

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Business hours:

8:00a.m. to 6:00p.m. Central Time
Monday through Friday
(excluding federal holidays)

8:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. Central Time Saturday

(1) Mobile Deposit is subject to eligibility requirements. Deposit limits and other restrictions apply. Visit for complete details.(2) Available to all Mastercard® debit card users with the exception of Health Savings Account customers. Look for the Allpoint and Presto! logos to ensure your transaction will be surcharge-free. (3) Open a new checking account between May 1 and July 31, 2019 and meet the transaction requirement. Account must have at least $500 in direct deposits from a paycheck, pension, or government benefit during one of the first two statement periods to receive a $250 cash bonus. The bonus will be paid to the account on the statement date for the statement period in which the direct deposit first appears. $100 minimum to open. One per household. Available to new checking account customers only. Not available for existing checking account customers or customers whose checking account was closed in the past 6 months. Limited to individual, joint, and trust accounts only. Legal entity and public funds accounts are not eligible. Bonus amount will be reported to the IRS as interest paid to you on IRS Form 1099-INT. If your account is closed within the first 6 months of opening, the bonus amount paid to the account will be debited from the account balance. See Schedule of Fees for Consumer Accounts for other account fees that may apply.

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