Suntrust Bank Review Plus $150 Everyday Checking Promotion
SunTrust Bank will give you a $150 bonus when you open an Everyday Checking account and set up a direct deposit online before July 17, 2015. This is a better offer than they had previously that had a higher direct deposit requirement of $2,000 and the 2 online bill payments requirement which has since been removed.
This $150 bonus offer is for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia. Mostly a Bank you will find in the South. To get the Suntrust bonus just enter promo code SUNNYEDC15OL when opening your account online at Suntrust.com with a qualifying Direct Deposit of $1,000 or more. The direct deposit must be deposited into the Everyday Checking account within 60 days of account opening. The account comes gives you Online Banking, Mobile and Tablet Banking, SunTrust Mobile Deposits for Mobile and Tablet App, and no-fee access to over 2,200 SunTrust ATMs and 1,500 Branches.
The minimum balance to open an Everyday Checking account is $100. To avoid a $7 monthly maintenance fee Everyday Checking accounts need a $500 minimum daily collected balance OR if you have a monthly direct deposit of $100 or more. A qualifying Direct Deposit is a Direct Deposit of your salary, pension, Social Security, or other regular monthly income electronically deposited into your account by your employer or an outside agency. Keep in mind that transfers from one account to another or deposits made at a banking location or ATM do not qualify as a Direct Deposit.
Your Everyday Checking account must remain open and in good standing with a balance of at least $1 when the reward is processed in order for you to receive the $150 bonus, which will be credited to the Everyday Checking account within 10 weeks after the qualifying direct deposit has been verified.
SunTrust Bank Savings Possible $25 Bonus
SunTrust Bank Live Solid Savings account has a 1% first-year anniversary bonus on your savings for up to $25. The bonus is based on your average balance for the first 12 months of the Savings account. Just keep your balance at least $2,500 for the 12 months to get the $25 credited after the 1-year anniversary of the account opening date.