Up to $150 in Checking Account Bonus From Flushing Bank

Here’s great news for those who are looking for some extra cash. Open a new checking account with Flushing Bank and you could get the chance to earn up to $150 in cash rewards.

This promotion is applicable to the bank’s two checking account types – BestRate checking and the TotallyFree checking.

How to Qualify

To open an account, a bank visit is needed. Qualification requires a new account application, so if you already have a previous checking with them, you are automatically disqualified from this promo. Once the bank approves your application, a minimum deposit of $100 is required.

There are two types of accounts you can choose. The TotallyFree checking offers minimum or very low monthly fees. On the other hand, the BestRate assures its consumers of very competitive and reasonably low rate and fees.

This promo kicked of with an incredibly low APY of 1.11% in January 3rd of this year. However, this special APY will remain applicable to your account for the next 90 days only. After this period, you will shift to the standard APY, depending on the current money market.

In order to avoid monthly fees, you must be able to maintain a daily amount of not less than $5,000 for the whole statement cycle in order to get the special APY. If this is violated, you will be asked to pay $10 in monthly maintenance fee.

Here are the ways in which you can earn the cash bonus:

• Make at least five purchases using a debit card
• Each purchase must amount to not more than $25
• Cash bonus after completion is $75


• Complete five online bill payments of not less than $25 each bill payment OR
• Sign up for receiving recurring deposits made directly to the account of an amount not less than $250
• Get another $75 cash bonus upon completion

The cash bonus will be deposited into your checking account directly within 75 days upon account opening. You only get the first 60 days upon account opening to qualify for this promo, so make haste if you want to get this free cash from Flushing Savings Bank.

About Flushing Bank

Flushing Bank is a subsidiary of the giant Flushing Financial Corporation. It is also the parent company of the online bank, iGobanking.com. Consolidated assets are evaluated to amount to $4.3 billion, as it caters to small towns and large metropolitan cities alike. Its main headquarter is in New York

PNC Bank $100 Free Checking Account Bonus

PNC Bank is giving away $100 free when you open a checking account with direct deposit. This promotion will end on July 31, 2010, but they will probably have a new promotion going after the end date. To qualify for the $100 you must meet these requirements within the first 60 days of opening your account:

  • Must receive a direct deposit
  • Have at least 10 check card purchases using your PNC Visa Check Card
  • Checking account must remain open even after the first 60 days.

Once all of the requirements are met within the first 60 days of opening your account you will then see a credit of $100 within 60 days. The direct deposit must be at least $400.

Opening this account can be done over the phone or online.

PNC is a FDIC insured bank and has branches across states on the East Coast including Delaware, Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington DC.

You will find that most bank deals have many requirements to get the bonus, but this bank deal has very few requirements than most and should be easy to get the free money.