It’s your journey. Make it rewarding with the NEW
SunTrust Advantage Checking account.

Three reward levels:

Earn $250 bonus for opening a SunTrust Advantage Checking account and completing the qualification activities.

Earn $500 bonus for opening a new SunTrust Advantage Checking account and bringing in $25,000 in total new balances within 30 days of account opening and maintaining said balances for at least 90 days of account opening††.

Earn $750 bonus for opening a new SunTrust Advantage Checking account and bringing in $100,000 in total new balances within 30 days and maintaining the balances for at least 90 days of account opening††.


Each reward level must complete the following qualification activities to receive the reward:

  1. Deposit at least $100 within 14 days of account opening.

    AND

  2. Complete at least $3,000 in Direct Deposits* into the new SunTrust Advantage Checking account within 60 days of your account opening.

    AND

  3. Make at least 10 of any or a combination totaling 10 or more of: Debit Card purchases, SunTrust Credit Card purchases equaling, or outgoing Zelle® payments within 60 days of account opening.**

Offer valid May 1 through July 1, 2019. The reward will be deposited into your new account up to 8 weeks after all qualifications are met.

Compare Checking Accounts

  • Checking Bonus
  • Earn between $250 and $750 Checking bonus. See offer details above.
  • No current offer
  • Credit Card Loyalty Cash Bonus1
  • 10%, 25%, or 50% depending on relationship balance.
  • 10%
  • No-Fee Access to over 2,000 ATMs2 & 1,200 Branches
  • Advantage Checking, No-Fee Access to over 2,000 ATMs and 1,200 Branches, YesAvailable
  • Essential Checking, No-Fee Access to over 2,000 ATMs and 1,200 Branches, YesAvailable
  • Earn interest on checking balances3
  • Advantage Checking, Earn interest on checking balances, YesAvailable
  • Essential Checking, Earn interest on checking balances, NoNot Available
  • Additional checking accounts
  • Advantage Checking, Additional checking accounts, YesAvailable
  • Essential Checking, Additional checking accounts, NoNot Available
  • Non-SunTrust ATM Transaction Fee Refunds
  • No fee for up to 3 non-SunTrust ATM transactions per statement cycle4
  • Essential Checking, Non-SunTrust ATM Transaction Fee Refunds, Not applicableNot Available
  • Optional Delta SkyMiles® World Debit Card5
  • Advantage Checking, Optional Delta SkyMiles World Debit Card, YesAvailable
  • Essential Checking, Optional Delta SkyMiles World Debit Card, NoNot Available
  • Monthly Maintenance Fee
  • To qualify for $0 Monthly Maintenance Fee: 6

    • Make $3,000 or more in total qualifying monthly Direct Deposits OR
    • Hold $10,000 total combined relationship balances linked across deposits and investments OR
    • Linked personal SunTrust Credit Card, Mortgage, or Loan OR
    • Linked Small Business Checking account

    Otherwise, the Monthly Maintenance Fee is $20.

  • To qualify for a $0 Monthly Maintenance Fee:

    • Make 10 or more client-initiated transactions per statement cycle OR
    • Make $500 or more in total qualifying monthly Direct Deposits7 per statement cycle OR
    • Keep a $500 minimum daily collected balance OR
    • Open as a student and receive a 5 year Student waiver8

    Otherwise, the Monthly Maintenance Fee is $7