First National Bank of Midwest City is offering a rewards checking account that pays 3.50% APY on balances up to $25,000 (0.40% for above) and refunds ATM fees up to $25 if the following monthly requirements are met:
- 12 signature-based check card purchases
- one direct deposit or debit
- view statements online
It appears to require a branch visit. Branches are located in the Oklahoma cities of Choctaw, Del City, Harrah, Midwest City and Tinker Air Force Base. The bank has been FDIC insured since 1944 (FDIC Certificate # 16127).
Thanks to the reader who emailed me on this reward checking account.
Other High Yield Reward Checking Accounts
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03/11/09: 3.50% APY up to $25K
12/22/08: 4.00% APY up to $25K, 0.40% APY for above, 0.10% if requirements not met
05/27/08: 4.25% APY up to $25K, 0.50% APY for above, 0.35% if requirements not met