If you have fond memories of receiving free toasters when you opened a new checking account, you may appreciate this promotion at Avon Co-operative Bank in MA:
Open any new checking account with a $50 minimum and receive:
Link to promotion
- Proctor Silex Compact Grill
- up to $25 for your old checks and debit card
as of 9/25/2012
They offer a free checking account with no monthly service charges. They also have a free checking account for those 50 and over which offers free personalized checks.
It appears that a branch visit is required. It's a small bank located
in Avon, MA which is south of Boston.