Personal Checking Accounts

For every step in your life, Bankers Trust has a checking account to suit your needs. Whether you are a first-time customer or opening an additional account, our friendly banking staff makes the process simple – so simple you can open most checking accounts online! Learn more about each of the Bankers Trust account options below, and contact us with ​​questions. ​​

​​​​BreakFree Checking​​

If you actively use your debit card, this interest-earning account is for you.

  • No minimum balance requirement
  • No mon​​thly maintenance fees with 12 or more debit card transactions *​​
  • Interest paid monthly
* Qualifying debit card transactions must post and settle during the statement cycle. ATM transactions do not count toward the required transactions.​

Learn more  |  Open online ​​​​​


​Direct Checking

All the conveniences of a checking account ― with no minimum balance requirement. 

  • No minimum balance requirement
  • No monthly fee with direct deposits or mobile remote deposits totaling $500 or more per month​
  • Unlimited check writing​

Learn more  |  Open online ​​​​​

Secure LifeStyles Checking

There are many reasons to become a Secure LifeStyles member. Just one of them is enjoying interest earnings on your checking account with no minimum balance requirements or maintenance fees.

  • Interest paid monthly
  • No minimum balance
  • No monthly maintenance fees
  • Discounts on bank services
  • Special events, newsletter, and more

Learn more  |  Find a branch

​Interest Checking

For individuals who typically maintain a minimum daily checking account balance of $1,500 or more, Bankers Trust Interest Checking puts every penny to work. ​

  • No monthly maintenance fees with $1,500 minimum daily balance*
  • Interest paid monthly​
* There is a monthly maintenance fee of $15.00 (plus sales tax, if applicable) if minimum balance requirements are not met. ​

Learn more  |  Open online ​​​​​

​Classic Minor Checking

A safe, secure, full-transaction checking account to help youth manage their money.

  • No monthly maintenance fee
  • No minimum balance required
  • Free first order of 50 standard checks
Must have an adult co-owner to open the account.

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