Here it is again. Same offer as last year. For residents of New York, Astoria Bank is offering a $250 bonus when you open a new Simple+ or Select Checking account, maintain the required balance of at least $2500 (for Simple+) or , and then either set up direct deposits of $250 or more or make three online bill payments of at least $25 for three consecutive months. With Simple+ and Select checking, you get free online banking, free mobile banking, free telephone banking, mortgage discount, cost discount, earns interest, and many more.
Minimum Balance Requirements:
- Simple+: Average monthly balance of $2,500 or more in the account or a $10,000 minimum balance in any combination of Astoria Bank deposit accounts
- Select: Minimum balance of $25,000 in any combination of Astoria Bank deposit accounts
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- Account Type: Simple+ or Select Checking
- Availability: New York
- Expiration Date: 2/28/2015
- Hard Inquiry: No, Soft pull only via ChexSystems
- Opening Deposit Credit Card Funding: Unknown
- Direct Deposit Requirement: Optional. If you choose direct deposit, it must be $250 or more per month for three months.
- Monthly Fee: Yes, but can be waived with a monthly balance of $2,500..
- Additional Requirements: If choose to not do direct deposit, then you must do 3 bill payments of at least $25 for 3 consecutive months. You must also have an average monthly balance of $2,500 in Simple+ account.
- Closing Account Fee: None