Military Checking

Banking services that honor your service

We’re pleased to offer value and service to our active-duty U.S. military and veterans. Military Checking includes our world-class Star Checking features, plus a free Star Savings account. Star Savings Sweep automatically moves your worldwide ATM reimbursements, cash back debit rewards, and account interest from your checking into your Star Savings account. And, because we know you need to plan for your family’s financial future, we’ve also included a free Personal Financial Plan with Salem Five Investment Services.

  • Cash Debit Rewards1
  • Unlimited ATMs worldwide2
  • 5% discount on Auto Insurance
  • Free Online Banking with Bill Pay
  • Overdraft Protection with no annual fee
  • The Allpoint ATM network gives you surcharge-free access to over 60,000 ATMs where you already shop

To get started, bring a copy of your DD-214 or current military ID to any Salem Five branch location.

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1 Rewards apply to point-of-sale, non-PIN based debit card transactions (when you choose “credit”) with no minimum purchase amount and no cap to the cash rewards you may earn.  ATM and PIN based transactions do not qualify.  Cash Debit Rewards is at the rate of $0.05 for each debit card purchase (when you choose “credit”).  Rewards accrued are credited to your account on the last day of the statement cycle in which the purchase is posted.  Your account must be open and in good standing on the date the rewards are posted to receive the reward.  We reserve the right to deduct rewards credits if you return merchandise for which you have qualified or received debit rewards.  Any taxes related to debit rewards are the recipient’s sole responsibility.  Program may be terminated at any time at our sole discretion.).

2 Salem Five does not charge you for non-Salem Five ATM use and provides unlimited reimbursements of surcharges imposed by other ATM owners. Cash back debit rewards and ATM surcharge reimbursements will post as credits at the end of the same statement cycle.