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We offer enhanced and simple checking account solutions to choose from, each designed to suit your individual needs. Have access to your money on a daily basis for every day needs. Each account makes banking easier and includes:

  • A Large ATM network
  • Online Banking
  • E-statements
  • FinanceWorks, makes it easier to monitor your Cash-flow
  • TeleBanking

College Checking Account

We have designed an account to handle the finances for young adults and provide peace of mind to parents. We call it our 3C College Account. It offers everything your high school or college student needs for financial security, including a Cash card, a Checking account . . . Get it! Here's a summary of its benefits:

  • FREE Checking Account in the students name with no minimum balance and no check writing limits¹
  • May be opened with any initial deposit
  • Free imaged checks option with CheckManager Plus™
  • An ATM Card
  • A MasterCard Debit
  • Surcharge free Money Pass/SUM ATMs in Chicagoland area
  • A special Automatic Transfer feature so parents won't have to write allowance checks
  • This account can only be opened if your parents maintain an account with the bank


¹Other qualifications and service charges may apply. See bank for details. 

 

Simply Checking

  • May be opened with any initial deposit
  • There is no minimum daily balance requirement
  • No limit to the number of checks written per month

NOW Account

Whether you've just moved to the area or are a longtime resident, the NOW Account™ offers a whole bundle of benefits. You can utilize some or all of the following features: 

  • An interest-bearing checking account
  • May be opened with any initial deposit 
  • There is a daily minimum or average daily balance requirement to avoid a monthly service charge monthly fee
  • No limit to the number of checks that may be written per month
  • No charges per check written
  • Other service charges may apply
  • Please contact a Personal Banker for more details 

 

Our SimpleSwitch® system makes switching your bank accounts, direct deposit and automatic bill payment very simple. Fill out and submit this application form or come see one of our friendly personal bankers. Overdraft protection also available. Please contact us if you have any questions.

PlatinumPreferred® NOW Account

PlatinumPreferred Account® offers a bundle of checking products and services designed to meet the needs of customers who have reached the age of fifty and older.  The following benefits are for this special group of people:

An interest bearing NOW Checking Account

  • May be opened with any initial deposit
  • No minimum balance and no monthly fee1
  • $2500 Companion account required
  • FREE order of specialty imprinted checks2
  • NO ANNUAL FEE ATM or MasterCard debit card3 
  • Surcharge-free Money Pass/SUM ATM locations throughout Chicagoland
  • FREE small size safe deposit box for one year (or equivalent savings off a larger box)5 
  • BONUS interest rates on all regular fixed rate CDs6
  • FREE single signature traveler's checks, money orders and cashier's checks
  • FREE imaged checks with CheckManager Plus®
  • FREE Online Banking and Telebank
  • FREE Bill Pay
  • FREE direct deposit of payroll, benefit and dividend checks
  • FREE Membership to Platinum Adventures Club
  • Contact a personal banker for more details

 

1 Fees, such as overdraft charges, and fees for specials services may apply. 2 Limitations apply on type of check and quantity ordered. 3 Subject to credit approval. 4 Annual fee waived, first year and each year thereafter if you make at least one purchase per year, subject to credit approval. 5 Limited number of boxes available. 6 Excludes CD Special Rates

 

 

Community Account™

Whether you've just moved to the area or are a longtime resident, the Community Account™ offers a whole bundle of benefits. You can utilize some or all of the following benefits:

• A Free interest bearing NOW Checking Account
• No monthly service charge and no minimum monthly balance1
• $2500 Companion account required
• FREE checks-no charge for first order of specialty checks
• FREE Online Banking and Telebank
• FREE Bill-Pay
• Free imaged checks option with CheckManager Plus
• We'll pay up to $10 for your old checks (200) or $15 if they are from a Barrington Bank
• Special rates on certificates of deposit
• FREE for the first year on a 3" x 5" x 21" Safe Deposit Box, or the equivalent towards a larger box3---50% off thereafter 
• FREE ATM Card or MasterCard Debit Card4
• Surcharge free Money Pass/SUM ATMs in Chicagoland area
• NO ANNUAL FEE Credit Card5

 

To take advantage of some or all of these benefits, all you have to do is open this N.O.W. Account with any amount.

 

1 Fees, such as overdraft charges, and fees for special services may apply. 2 Please call the bank for disclosure on this product. 3 Limited number available. 4 The bank does not charge a monthly card usage fee. Foreign transaction fees may apply, pending credit application approval, 5 Subject to credit approval.