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Richmond Metro Area

Including Richmond, Midlothian, Glen Allen, Mechanicsville, Chester, Colonial Heights, Ashland, Chesterfield, Petersburg, Farmville, and 61 other towns.

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Banking in Richmond (VA)

What was once a simple colonial settlement has now grown into a thriving cultural hub with shopping and outdoor activities that is known as Richmond, Virginia. With cobble stone streets, Civil War museums, and historic monuments, one can still feel the excitement of the past in this modern day city. Richmond also has a long tradition of banking. This is seen in financial institutions such as Citizen’s Bank and Trust Company, which first opened to the public in 1873 and is still serving Richmond residents today.

There are more than 20 banks and 30 credit unions found headquartered within Richmond. This means that those living here have many opportunities for banking. Face-to-face guidance can be found from the staff in the approximately 570 branches from nearly 50 banks and 45 credit unions. There are also several ATMs found throughout the neighborhoods of Richmond, along with many online banking options for additional convenience.

Many of Richmond’s financial establishments are quite notable businesses such as Capital One Bank, Union Bank & Trust, Citizen and Farmers Bank, EVB, Henrico Federal Credit Union, and Virginia Credit Union. Residents can open checking and savings accounts through these banks as well as take advantage of the many lending options. Richmond banks offer student loans, home mortgages, refinancing options, and personal loans. Individuals can prepare for their future by taking advantage of retirement funds and investment opportunities. Everything from basic check cashing to making the most of one’s income can be handled by the financial institutions of Richmond.

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$150 Bonus For Checking Account And Direct Deposit
Just saw this at First Tennessee Bank’s home page. Open a checking account with at least $300 and have one direct deposit within 60 days of account opening. bonus page
Wells Fargo Everyday Checking $100 Offer
$100 offer expires 09/01/2016. Requirements: Open an Everyday Checking account with a $25 minimum deposit. Make 10 debit card purchases/payments within 60 days. Offer Link Offer details courtesy of MoneysMyLife.com
Special 20-Month Certificate 2.00% APY
2.00% APY 20-month term $20,000 maximum balance $20 minimum to open Certificates | Navy Federal Credit Union
Capital One 360 Increases CD Rates For Terms Of 24 To 60 Months
The new CD rates are still a little low compared to the top CD rates for the corresponding terms. Nevertheless, it’s nice to see rate increases. Below is the list
Up To $250 Checking And Savings Bonus At Suntrust
SunTrust is offering up to a $250 bonus for opening a checking and savings account and adding direct deposit. This promotion is essentially an extension of the promotion they were