New York Community Bank is offering a $250 bonus for new checking accounts. The offer is available in NY, NJ, FL, AZ and OH only. Must apply in branch.
To qualify for the $250 bonus you must open a new My Community Interest Checking account with $100 by 5/31/2018 and complete the following requirements:
- Deposit and maintain an average daily balance of $10,000 or more for 90 days.
- Complete 10 debit card point of sale transactions of $10 or more.
- Set up $500 or more in qualifying direct deposits each month for two consecutive months.
- Once all requirements are met, the bonus will be credited to your account within 10 business days, and may be reportable as income to the Internal Revenue Service
- Account must remain open, in good standing, and in the same product type through the qualifying period to receive the bonus.
- Other consumer checking account product types are not eligible for this promotion.
- Offer available 3/1/2018–5/31/2018.
- This offer is valid in NY, NJ, FL, AZ, OH only.
- To be eligible for this offer, the new consumer checking account cannot include any signers who: (1) are on any existing NYCB consumer checking accounts (or accounts that have closed in the past 180 calendar days), or (2) have been paid a promotional premium on a consumer account in the past 12 months.
- My Community Interest Checking has $6.00 or can be waived with a daily balance of $500.00.
- Early termination fee if account closed before 180 days.
A good bonus but limited to a few states only. It does require a large amount deposited, $10,000 or more for 90 days, but it’s still a good return. You also need to complete 10 debit transactions and two direct deposits of $500+. You need to go into a branch to apply for this NYCB $250 bonus.
If this bonus is not for you, then you can check our full list of available bank bonuses.
- Offer Page
- Bonus: $250
- Account Type: Interest Checking
- Availability: NY, NJ, FL, AZ, OH
- Inquiry Type: Unknown
- Opening Deposit Credit Card Funding: No
- Direct Deposit Requirement: $500 or more for two consecutive months
- Other Requirements: 10 debit transactions and balance of $10,000 or more for 90 days
- Monthly Fee: $6 (can be waived)
- Closing Account Fee: Must keep account open for 180 days
- Expiration Date: 5/31/2018