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You’re first with Essential Checking.

An everyday account that works for you.

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What’s Included?

A Rewarding Debit Card

Earn rewards when you use your card for everyday purchases.

Free Digital Banking

Online banking, mobile banking, bill pay, debit card, and eStatements.

No More ATM Fees. Ever.

We mean it. Your Equity Bank debit card blocks all fees at any ATM, and no foreign fees.

Account Fees

Minimum Opening Deposit:


Monthly Service Charge:


Avoid The Monthly Service Charge:

No monthly fees with at least one direct deposit of $100 or more per statement cycle OR a minimum balance of $100.

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Equity Bank Debit Cards

A card that works as hard as you do.

Earn rewards when you use the Equity Bank credit cards. Because the only thing better than buying what you need, is getting points towards what you really want.

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