SunTrust Bank will give you a $100 or $200 bonus when you open a personal checking account and set up a direct deposit, plus you’ll get an extra $50 bonus when you open a savings account and deposit at least $5,000, available for accounts opened online or in-branch between May 2, 2016, and June 17, 2016.
This offer is available only to U.S. Residents with a U.S. Address in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia.
This offer is for new SunTrust checking clients only, and new accounts can be opened online using promo codes or with a downloadable coupon in-branch.
Just visit this SunTrust Bonus Page to apply online or download your coupon for your new checking account.
How To Enter Online Codes
If you apply online, you must ensure that the applicable promo code is entered in the “Promo Code” field on the first page of the online application:
- To open a single checking account, either Essential Checking or Select Checking, which can earn a $100 or $200 reward respectively, use promo code MAY16CHKONLYOL.
- To open both a checking and a savings account, either Essential Checking/Essential Savings or Select Checking/Select Savings, which can earn up to $150 or up to $250 in rewards respectively, use promo code MAY16CHKSAVOL.
SunTrust $200 Select Checking + $50 Select Savings Bonus
1. You must open a new Select Checking account to earn the $200 bonus.
2. You must make $2,000 or more in direct deposits within 60 days of account opening.
3. Plus, earn $50 when you also open a new Select Savings account and deposit at least $5,000 in new balances within 14 days of account opening. You must maintain a balance of $5,000 for 60 days after checking account opening.
SunTrust $100 Essential Checking + $50 Essential Bonus
1. You must open a new Essential Checking account to earn the $100 bonus.
2. You must make $500 or more in direct deposits within 60 days of account opening.
3. Plus, earn $50 when you also open a new Essential Savings account and deposit at least $5,000 in new balances within 14 days of account opening. You must maintain a balance of $5,000 for 60 days after checking account opening.
This offer is available for new SunTrust clients only.
SunTrust clients who already have a personal checking account with SunTrust (as a primary or secondary account holder) are not eligible for this promotion.
SunTrust clients who closed a personal checking account within 180 days of the promotion start date will not be eligible for the promotional rewards.
SunTrust employees will not be eligible for promotional rewards.
The primary account holder of the checking account must be 18 years or older.
The minimum balance to open an Essential, Select, or Signature Advantage checking account is $100.
A qualifying Direct Deposit is a Direct Deposit of your salary, pension, Social Security, or other regular monthly income electronically deposited into your account by your employer or an outside agency.
Transfers from one account to another or deposits made at a banking location or ATM do not qualify as a Direct Deposit.
The offer is available online or in-branch.
The offer is non-transferable and may not be combined with any other offers.
There is a limit of 1 bonus per household.
SunTrust Checking Account Monthly Fee Details
The Essential Checking account allows you to avoid the monthly maintenance fee with a: Minimum of 10 Banking Transactions per statement cycle; OR $500 or more in total qualifying monthly Direct Deposits; OR $500 minimum daily balance; OR A 5-year Student Waiver.
Otherwise, there is a $7 monthly maintenance fee.
The Select Checking account allows you to avoid the monthly maintenance fee with: $2,000 or more in total qualifying monthly direct deposits; OR $2,000 minimum daily Select Checking balance; OR $10,000 total combined relationship balances (linked across deposits, investments, mortgages and loans).
Otherwise, there is a $15 monthly maintenance fee.
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