Ken Tumin founded the Bank Deals Blog in 2005 and has been passionately covering the best deposit deals ever since. He is frequently referenced by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and other publications as a top expert, but he is first and foremost a fellow deal seeker and member of the wonderful community of savers that frequents DepositAccounts.
Deal Summary: $150 or $200 bonus when opening a new Online Savings account.
Availability: Nationwide (internet bank)
Discover Bank has been offering bonuses on new Online Savings accounts for several years. The latest one offers a bonus of up to $200 when opening a new Online Savings account by April 1, 2019. Here are the bonus details:
Open an Online Savings account by April 1, 2019.
Use offer code NPBE319 when applying.
$150 bonus – fund with at least $15k by April 15, 2019.
POSTED ON TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2019 BY DEPOSITACCOUNTS
This deal post was written by Lauren Perez
Deal Summary: $500 Bonus when you deposit $10k+ in new funds into a new 360 Money Market account and maintain at least $50k. $200 Bonus available when you maintain between $10k and $50k.
Capital One offers the chance to earn up to $500 in bonus money with its new money market account promotion. You must deposit at least $10k in new money within 10 days of enrollment, the Initial Funding Period. To earn the $500 bonus, you must then maintain a...
Deal Summary: $100 Bonus when you deposit $10k+ in new funds into a new or existing Online Savings Account.
Goldman Sachs Bank USA (now operating under the brand Marcus by Goldman Sachs) has recently launched a savings account promotion. You can receive a $100 bonus when you deposit $10k or more in new money into a new or existing Online Savings Account within 10 days of enrollment, and maintain those funds and your current balance for 90 days. Enrollment must be done by either using the enrollment links...
POSTED ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2018 BY KEN TUMIN
Deal Summary: 12-month CD Special, 3.00% APY, $500 min/$500k max deposit, new money.
Availability: Connecticut, available in-branch only.
Liberty Bank has added a limited-time 12-month CD Special that earns 3.00% APY. The minimum opening deposit is $500 of new money, which is defined simply as “funds not currently on deposit at Liberty Bank.” There is a $500k balance cap and a limit of one CD Special per customer.
Three months ago, Liberty Bank was offering 3.00% APY on an 18-month Promo CD; that promotion lasted...
Deal Summary: Promo CDs – 13-month (2.75% APY) and 30-month (3.00% APY), $5k min/$250k max deposit, new money, available through October 31, 2018.
Availability: Market area includes 16 eastern Wisconsin counties (Lake Michigan shoreline) and McHenry County, Illinois.
Now through October 31, 2018, Wisconsin-based North Shore Bank, FSB (North Shore Bank) is offering two Promo CDs: 13-month (2.75% APY) and 30-month (3.00% APY). The Promo CDs require a $1k minimum opening deposit of new money and are capped at $250k. Of the two, the 13-month has the...
POSTED ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2018 BY KEN TUMIN
UPDATE 10/17/18: I received promotion Q&As from my Ally contact. These are included below.
Deal Summary: Bonus amount ranges from $10 ($1k of new money) to $1,000 ($100k of new money).
Availability: Nationwide (internet bank) for new and existing customers.
This morning, Ally Bank introduced its new promotion which offers a 1% cash bonus when you move your money to Ally Bank. The minimum bonus is $10 for $1,000 of new money, and the maximum bonus is $1,000 for $100,000 of new money. Existing customers in addition to new customers...
Deal Summary: 18-month Promotional CD, 3.00% APY, $500 min/$250k max deposit, new money, 3.50% APY guaranteed renewal rate, checking relationship, limit of one per customer.
Availability: Available in-branch only at all Connecticut locations.
Over the weekend, Liberty Bank brought back its 18-month Promotional CD with a new APY of 3.00%. The minimum opening deposit is $500 of new money, which is defined simply as “funds not currently on deposit at Liberty Bank.” There is a $250k balance cap and a limit of one Promotional CD per...
Deal Summary: 13-Month Premier CD Special, 2.80% APY, $500 min/$250k max, Premier Checking Account required. $150 bonus available for new Premier Checking Accounts opened online.
Availability: Market area is 18 western New York counties.
Five Star Bank is currently offering a 13-month Premier CD Special earning 2.80% APY. The minimum deposit is $500 and is capped at $250k. A new or existing Premier Checking Account is required to open the 13-month Premier CD Special.
The Premier CD Special is also available as an IRA, earning...
Deal Summary: $600, $400 and $200 checking account bonuses with various deposit requirements.
Citibank is again offering checking account bonuses. The bonus amounts are high enough that I thought it was worth noting. These bonuses don’t require direct deposit or debit card usage. The primary requirement is depositing funds of sufficient balance and maintaining that balance for at least 60 days. As you would expect, the larger bonuses require larger deposits.
Another important thing to note about these bonus offers is that you also have to open...