If you’re in the market for a new checking account, I’ve listed below four recent signup bonuses that I’ve run across. In each case, I’ve included a summary of the offer details. Full details are available by clicking through to the application pages. Note that some of these are regional offers, and thus not available to everyone.
$100 Cash Bonus – BofA MLB Personal Checking Account
Open a Bank of America MLB Personal Checking account using promo code MLBEM100 and receive a $100 bonus. New customers only. Minimum deposit of $250, and must make a debit card transaction within 30 days of account opening. Offer expires 5/15/10.
$100 Cash Bonus – BB&T Free Checking Account
Open a BB&T Free Checking account and receive a $100 bonus. If prompted for a promo code, use AFJAP. Minimum deposit of $50. Must set up direct deposit or make three online bill payments within 60 days of account opening. New customers only. Time is short on this one — offer expires today (4/30/10).
$100 Cash Bonus – PNC Checking Account
Open a PNC Checking Account and get a $100 cash bonus. Must set up direct deposit and complete ten check card transactions before 6/30/10. No minimum balance. Here again, time is short… Offer expires today (4/30/10).
$100 Cash Bonus – M&T Bank Checking Account
Open an M&T Bank Checking Account and up to a $100 cash bonus. This is a tiered bonus, with $50 for activating direct deposit, $25 for adding overdraft protection, and $25 for using web bill pay. Actions must be completed within 90 days. New customers only, and you’ll need to double-check that all bonuses are available on your desired account type. Offer appears to be ongoing.