4.01% Reward Checking Account at Benchmark Community Bank in Virginia - Local Only


Benchmark Community Bank is offering a high yield reward checking account called Success Checking. It has the following rates and features if certain monthly requirements are met:
  • 4.01% APY on balances up to $25,000
  • 1.01% APY on portion of balance over $25,000
  • 0.10% base rate if monthly requirements are not met
  • Refunds ATM fees nationwide
The monthly requirements include:
  • 10 check card purchases
  • 1 automatic payment or direct deposit
  • Receive e-statements
Additional features of the account regardless of the monthly requirements include:
  • $100 minimum initial deposit
  • No minimum balance requirement
  • No monthly service charge
According to the bank's FAQs, a branch visit is required to open an account. Branches are located in the Virginia cities of Lawrenceville, South Boston, Kenbridge, Victoria, Chase City, Clarksville, South Hill, Blackstone, Crewe and Farmville.

The bank has been a FDIC member since 1971 (FDIC Certificate # 20484).

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