Checking Accounts

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Let's talk checking.

Looking for a checking account that's designed to fit right where you are in life? SimplyYou products recognize the relationship you build with Flagstar. Select from the three different checking accounts.

All checking accounts come with:

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Which account is right for you?

Basic
Simply
Checking

Plus
SimplyPlus
Checking

Max
SimplyMax
Checking®

Earns interest

Online statements

Paper statements

4

No per-check fee

Preferred CD rates5

ATM transaction fees waived

0.25% rate reduction on personal loans and HELOCs6

$25 off the origination fee on personal loans7

HELOC fee waived

Account Alerts

Free FinanceWorks™

Free annual investment review

Free annual mortgage review

Other bank's ATM fees waived8

Free checks9

Fee-free cashier's checks and money orders

Free ID Protect Program

Minimum Deposit to open

$50

$50

$50

No monthly service fee for customers over 50

Monthly Service Fee

$0

$10 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $1,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $5,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts

$25 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $5,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $25,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts

Bank on home ice.

As an official partner, we're proud to feature checking accounts and debit cards with the iconic Detroit Red Wings brand. Select from one of the three Red Wings-branded Visa® debit/ATM cards.

All checking accounts come with:

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Which account is right for you?

Basic
Red Wings
Checking

Plus
Power Play
Checking

Max
Hat Trick
Checking

Earns interest

Online statements

Paper statements

4

No per-check fee

Preferred CD rates5

ATM transaction fees waived

0.25% rate reduction on personal loans and HELOCs6

$25 off the origination fee on personal loans7

HELOC fee waived

Account Alerts

Free FinanceWorks™

Free annual investment review

Free annual mortgage review

Other bank's ATM fees waived8

Free checks9

Fee-free cashier's checks and money orders

Free ID Protect Program

Minimum Deposit to open

$50

$50

$50

No monthly service fee for customers over 50

Monthly Service Fee
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

$0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

$10 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $1,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $5,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts

$25 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $5,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $25,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts

Checking for U-M fans.

If you live and breathe Michigan, why not bank like a Wolverine too? With three different checking accounts to choose from, there's bound to be one you're a fan of.
Go Blue! Go Flagstar!

All checking accounts come with:

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Which account is right for you?

Basic
HAIL!
Checking

Plus
Wolverine
Checking

Max
Victors
Checking

Earns interest

Online statements

Paper statements

4

No per-check fee

Preferred CD rates5

ATM transaction fees waived

0.25% rate reduction on personal loans and HELOCs6

$25 off the origination fee on personal loans7

HELOC fee waived

Account Alerts

Free FinanceWorks™

Free annual investment review

Free annual mortgage review

Other bank's ATM fees waived8

Free checks9

Fee-free cashier's checks and money orders

Free ID Protect Program

Minimum Deposit to open

$50

$50

$50

No monthly service fee for customers over 50

Monthly Service Fee
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

$0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

$10 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $1,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $5,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts
 

$25 or $0

No monthly service fee with:
A $5,000 average daily balance,10
OR
a $25,000 average daily balance10 in combined personal checking, savings, money market, and CD accounts

Do you need help choosing the right account?

 

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Please see the Complete Disclosure Guide for additional details.

We reserve the right to change account benefits at any time without notice.  Certain restrictions may apply. See disclosures for more details.

FinanceWorks is a trademark of Intuit, Inc.

1Not all devices may be supported. Customer eligibility required.  Personal customer checking and savings accounts only.  Must be an active personal online banking user.  Must be a customer for a minimum of two months.  SimplyOne, Next Step, and Next Step 2 account holders are not eligible.  Accounts must be in good standing. Mobile check deposit terms & conditions.
2This debit card is issued by Flagstar Bank pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc.
3If you are enrolled in Online Banking, you can activate your reward offers. Health Savings Accounts, HELOCs, and IOLTA accounts are not eligible
4Paper statements are available for a $2 monthly fee for SimplyChecking, Red Wings Checking, or HAIL! Checking accounts.
5Excludes promotional rate.
6Subject to loan approval. Excludes mortgages.
7$100 origination fee.
8Flagstar $2.50 ATM transaction fee waived when you use another bank’s ATM (unlimited).
9Once per year, receive a free box of Flagstar custom checks or 50% off any other check style. Fee waived for customers over 50 in the SimplyPlus Checking, Power Play Checking, or Wolverine Checking accounts.
10Based on Average Daily Balance. Unlike many other banks, we use Average Daily Balance rather than Minimum Daily Balance to waive monthly service fees on all of our deposit accounts. This means that regardless of how low your balance may fall, you will not incur a service fee as long as your Average Daily Balance for the entire statement cycle meets or exceeds the account requirement.