- Monthly maintenance fee
- $0 or $20.00
- Avoid the monthly maintenance fee
Keep a monthly combined balance above $20,000. Eligible balances include most deposit, loan and investment accounts1
- Minimum balance to open
- Preferred variable interest rate
Annual Percentage Yield (APY)2
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Our Account Guides offer clear and simple information on standard pricing,account details and benefits
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The Circle Gold Checking with Interest® banking solution comes with a Circle Gold Savings and a Circle Gold Money Market account with no additional fees3 as well as:
Preferred rates on Money Market Accounts, Certificates of Deposit, and Savings Accounts. 15% discount on safe deposit rental
No fees on official bank checks, standard American Express® Travelers Cheques, stop payments or foreign currency exchange
Circle Gold Mortgage Advantage®
Get 1/8% off your mortgage rate plus get your monthly Circle Gold Checking with Interest maintenance fee waived when you enroll6
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One deposit each statement period waives the monthly maintenance fee.
A checking account that earns interest while you bank, with convenient and secure access to your money.
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Here’s what you need to get started:
- US citizens and resident aliens 18 or older can apply
- Social security number
- Driver’s license or state ID number
- Current contact information (e.g, address, phone number, email)
- A check, credit card or debit card to fund your account
Wireless carrier, text and/or data charges may apply.
1 Eligible balances include checking, savings, CDs, loans and lines of credit. See a banker for details.
2 Rates accurate as of 11/22/2014 and subject to change before or after account opening. (Michigan). Rates apply to new accounts and may not apply to existing accounts.
3 Link to multiple Circle Gold Checking with Interest, Circle Gold Savings and Circle Gold Money Market accounts with no additional monthly maintenance fees.
4 Fee discounts include waiver of Sustained Overdraft Fees and annual fees for Savings Overdraft Transfer and Overdraft Line of Credit. No fee standard American Express® Travelers Cheques. 15% discount on safe deposit rental.
5 Charter One Zero Liability policy covers cards issued only by Charter One and does not apply to ATM transactions or PIN transactions. Cardholder must notify Charter One promptly of any unauthorized or suspicious use. Click here for additional details.
6 Charter One Circle Gold Checking with Interest® account with automatic payment deduction required to receive 1/8% off your mortgage rate. One offer per property. Not applicable to bond, CRA, certain jumbo loans and 15-year FHA/VA loans. Other exclusions and restrictions may apply. Offer may be withdrawn without notice. See a banker for terms and conditions.