When you open a checking account at Eastern Bank, you’ll have three straightforward and affordable choices with the features and services that meet your needs.
Our Eastern Free Checking Account is a popular option for those who want a truly free checking account.
Apply today and enjoy:
No monthly fees
No monthly balance requirement
For a limited time, receive $100* when you open a checking account and meet eligibility requirements**
**Incentive only valid for customers who received the offer via mail or email. Direct deposit is required. Other requirements also apply. Please see below for details.
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1. SUM Program ATMs are designated with the SUM logo on the exterior of the ATM. SUM is a trademark of the NYCE Payments Network, LLC.
2. The combined balance is required for Premier Checking. There is no monthly fee, but the account will be changed to Free Checking if the combined balance requirement is not met. The combined balance includes balances in checking, savings, money market accounts, CD’s, IRA’s and consumer loans (excluding mortgages.)
3. PIN or signature purchases only. ATM transactions excluded.
4. MasterCard is a registered trademark of MasterCard International.
5. Cash Reserve and home equity lines of credit are available for qualified applicants.
* Incentive is only valid for customers who received the offer via mail or email. Minimum of $25 to open an Eastern Free Checking account, $50 to open an Eastern Bank eZ Checking, or $500 to open an Eastern Premier Checking Account. To receive the $100 cash incentive, customer must open an Eastern Bank consumer checking account between 2/16/18 and 3/31/18, and receive a recurring payroll, pension, or government direct deposit of $100 or more per direct deposit, posted to the new account by 6/30/18. This offer is valid for new consumer checking account customers only. Customer must not have had an Eastern Bank consumer checking account since 2/15/17 to qualify. The following criteria must be met as of 7/10/18: (a) Customer must reside in MA, NH, ME, or RI only. (b) Customer must be age 18 or older. (c) Account must be open and have a positive balance. Incentives for qualified accounts will be deposited into customer’s account by 7/20/18 if the account is open and in good standing. Offer is non- transferrable. Only one incentive per household. Customers will receive a 1099 form for this incentive. Please consult your tax advisor regarding the tax implications of this offer. Other qualifications and restrictions may apply.