Star Checking Bonus

Checking Bonus


Star Checking: Red Carpet Treatment & Stellar Value That's Out Of This World.



Choose the account that fits your lifestyle best. New residents can open a Star, Gold, Military or Smart Student Checking account and receive a $100 Visa® Reward bonus.

Star Checking

No monthly maintenance fee with Direct Deposit or daily minimum account or relationship balances.*

  • Free ATMs Worldwide – Use any ATM on the planet. There are no fees from
    us, and we reimburse the fees other banks charge up to $15 per statement cycle.

  • Cash Debit Card Rewards**

  • Add a Star Savings Sweep Account to easily auto-save your rewards, reimbursements and rainy day funds.

  • Preferred rates on Money Markets

Gold Star Checking
Military Checking
Smart Student Checking

All the benfits of Star Checking,
plus unlimited free ATMs worldwide &
free InfoArmor ID theft protection.

Packed with benefits, this is
our salute to active duty military
& veterans.

No monthly maintenance fees &
free ATMs worldwide until
your 24th birthday.

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$100 Bonus

After opening your Checking account, visit to register for your $100 Visa® Reward bonus.**
Use promo code: SUM



Open the checking account of your dreams.

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*Monthly maintenance fee for Star and Military Checking is waived with payroll or Social Security direct deposit, a $1,500 minimum daily balance, an automatic transfer to a Salem Five Mortgage, or a combined deposit/loan balance of $5,000 (excluding mortgage loan balances). For Gold Star Checking, the monthly maintenance fee is waived with a $5,000 minimum daily balance, an automatic transfer to a Salem Five Mortgage, or a combined deposit/loan balance of $20,000 (excluding mortgage loan balances).**Cash debit rewards apply only to non-PIN debit card purchases. Cash debit rewards and ATM reimbursements will post as credits at the end of same statement cycle.

***To be eligible for this offer you must be a new customer to Salem Five and open a new Salem Five account as a primary owner. Once open, the account must meet one of the following transaction criteria within 60 days of account opening to qualify: 2 direct deposits over $250, 6 online bill pays over $25 each or 20 debit transactions over $5 each to receive a Visa® Reward Card in the amount of $100. The aforementioned transactions must post and settle to your account within the required 60 day timeframe. To qualify the new account holder must follow all steps exactly as described and meet all program terms and conditions. All reward cards will be issued within 60 days of successfully meeting one of the transaction criteria listed. Consumer accounts only. Limit one incentive per new account opened. The minimum balance to open a personal Star, Gold Star, Military or Smart Student Checking account is $10 in person, $100 by mail or online. The Annual Percentage Yield (APY) for Star, Gold Star, Military or Smart Student Checking is 0.02% for any account balance. The APY is accurate as of 9/23/14. APY is variable and subject to change after the account is opened. Fees may reduce earnings. Non-US residents and individuals under 18 years of age are not eligible. This program may be modified or cancelled at any time without notice to either party.

Visa® is a registered trademark of Visa, Inc. Visa® is not a participant or sponsor of this promotion.