BB&T Bank Bonus, Get Up to $1000 with New Checking Account
BB&T Bank has a new checking account bonus that can net you $500 in cash. Offer is available only in a few states from 4/1/21 through 6/30/21. This is the same as the Suntrust Bank Bonus for $500, but the eligible states are slightly different. BB&T and SunTrust merged in December 2019, but you should be able to get both bonuses for now, as it was the case with the last $1,000 bonus. Check the details below and see whether you are eligible and find out how to get this bonus.
How to earn $500:
- Use promo code BCZGK (should be auto applied in application page)
- Complete at least (2) qualifying Direct Deposits totaling $500 or more into the new checking account within 90 days of account opening, and
- Deposit $15,000 or more into the new savings or MMA within 30 days of account opening, and maintain $15,000 or more through 90 days after account opening.
Accounts must be opened on the same day and with the same account ownership to be eligible for the reward. The reward will be deposited into the new checking account within four weeks of verifying all qualification requirements.
The BB&T Checking account has a $12 monthly fee that is waived with the following options:
- Direct deposits of $500 or more
- Average daily balance of $1,500 or more
BB&T savings or MMA accounts don’t have any monthly fees.
If you do get charged a fee, remember to always ask for a refund at least for the first charge.
For new checking, savings or money market clients only. You must not have closed a personal checking account within 180 days of the promotion start date.
The checking account must be opened online with, and the client must have, an address in the following states: AL, DC, FL, GA, IN, KY, MD, NC, OH, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV.
To get this $500 bonus, you need to open a checking account and a savings/money market account. Then you need to fulfill requirements for each account. Foe the checking account, make two qualifying Direct Deposits totaling $500 or more. For the savings or MMA deposit $15K and keep it in the account for 90 days.
- OFFER PAGE (code is applied)
- Account Type: Checking and Savings
- Promo code: BCZGK
- Availability: AL, DC, FL, GA, IN, KY, MD, NC, OH, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV
- Inquiry Type: Soft pull
- Opening Deposit Credit Card Funding: Yes up to $1,000
- Direct Deposit Requirement: 2 direct deposits totaling $500 or more (see what works)
- Other Requirements: $15K deposit in Savings or MMA
- Monthly Fee: $12 (waivable, see above)
- Closing Account Fee: $25 if closed within 6 months
- Expiration Date: 6/30/21