Eastern Premier Checking

Get the checking account that rewards you with our highest level of benefits.

With Eastern Premier Checking, you'll enjoy no account fees, waivers on fees for related services and preferred rates on deposit accounts and loans.

  • $500 opening deposit
  • Get preferred rates on deposit accounts and save with discounted loan rates and on select loans with autopay2
  • No monthly fee
  • No fees for overdrafts, stop payments, wire transfers, and other services3
  • $25,000 combined monthly balance required1
  • Free non-Eastern ATM transactions and full reimbursement of other banks' surcharges


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Eastern Bank Premium Debit Mastercard®
Make purchases anywhere Mastercard is accepted at millions of locations worldwide.

Bank anywhere with Eastern Mobile and Online Banking

Eastern Mobile and Online Banking®
Our mobile app and online banking platform are packed with great features to make managing your finances on the go safe and convenient.

Direct deposit

Direct Deposit
Enjoy added convenience when you have your pay automatically deposited to your account each payday. Direct deposit is safer and more convenient than receiving a paper check and your funds will be available immediately on your payday.

Electronic statements

Electronic Statements
Enroll in electronic statements with Eastern Mobile and Online Banking to eliminate clutter, help the environment and get your statements faster.

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Statement Savings
We make it convenient and easy to have funds from your checking account automatically transferred to your savings account to start building savings.

Automatic transfer

Premier Money Market
Take advantage of our best rates to grow your savings. We make it convenient, easy, and free to have funds from your checking account automatically transferred to your money market account.

Eastern Give for Good

Eastern Give for Good Charitable Account
Support causes you care about with the Eastern Give for Good charitable account, available on mobile and online banking. You can donate or add funds to the account today, on a recurring basis or set them aside for future giving. Its always fee-free4 and you’ll get instant tax receipts. 


1 The combined balance is required for Eastern Premier Checking. There is no monthly service 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 and money market accounts, CDs, IRAs and consumer loans (excluding mortgages).

Preferred rates available on select deposit accounts and select loan accounts with autopay. All loans are subject to credit approval.

3 See the Personal Deposit Account Fees Disclosure and the Personal Deposit Account Agreement for details. 

4 You may be assessed fees by your financial institution if there are insufficient funds to cover a transfer of funds into your Eastern Give for Good feature.

Mastercard is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

Zelle and Zelle related marks are wholly owned by Early Warning Services, LLC and used herein under license.

Eastern Give For Good, a charitable giving account, is powered by Ren. Ren is a third-party service provider and not an affiliate of Eastern Bank.