Update 10/24/09: The top rate has fallen to 4.15% APY.
Greater Rome Bank is offering a reward checking account called Reach Your Peak Checking. The account offers the following rates if certain monthly requirements are met:
- 4.15% APY on balances up to $25,000
- 1.15% APY on balances over $25,000
- 0.15% base rate if qualifications are not met
- 10 debit card purchases
- one direct deposit or ACH debit
- receive e-statements
- $100 minimum initial deposit
- No minimum balance requirement
- No monthly service charge
The bank has been FDIC insured since 1996 (FDIC Certificate # 34138).
Other Reward Checking Accounts
To find reward checking accounts in other areas of the nation or to learn more about these accounts, please refer to my High Yield Checking website.
10/22/09: 4.15% APY up to $25K
04/20/09: 5.15% APY up to $25K; 1.15% over; 0.15% base