Earn $300 when opening a new SunTrust Advantage Checking account. Then, within the first three full months after opening the account, complete at least $3,000 in Direct Deposits*, per statement cycle**, for two consecutive cycles.

Valid July 2, 2019 - September 30, 2019. Enrollment in the promotion is required at the time of account opening. The reward will be deposited into your new account up to 8 weeks after all qualifications have been verified.

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  • Checking Bonus
  • Earn $300 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