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Personal Checking Accounts

Home Personal Checking

Choose Your Perfect Checking Account

These accounts were designed with you in mind.  Life is complicated, but your checking account shouldn’t be.   You’ll find easy solutions and cool options designed to make your life easier.  You’ll find all the modern conveniences right here at Peoples Bank.  

Compare Our Checking Accounts

Not sure which of our checking accounts is right for you? Don’t worry, you can learn all you need to know by using our comparison chart. Pick out the perfect account for your lifestyle. 

All accounts come with:

  • A debit card
  • Access to online banking, bill pay, mobile banking
  • Free text alerts (message and data rates may apply)
  • 24/7 TeleBanker services
Checking Rates


Simplicity Checking

Rewards Checking

Prestige Checking

(must be age 50 or older)

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So easy!  All you'll ever need in a checking account!

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Earn 0.51% APY* up to $15,000.00 when qualifications are met and get a superior savings account with it.

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Earn interest, receive free personalized checks and other special benefits when you are a Prestige Member.

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ATM fee reimbursement Checkmark 
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5 free cashier's checks & money orders, 10 photocopies per month, safe deposit box discount




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Can I avoid a monthly fee?No fee with eStatements; $3 with paper statementsNo monthly fee everNo fee with average daily collected balance of $100 and less than 36 checks or debits per month. See full disclosure.

Enroll in eStatements

Many of our checking accounts require you to enroll in eStatements to receive full benefits to the account. If you’d like to go green, streamline your bank statements, eliminate the need to file or shred your statements at home and take advantage of all our checking account benefits, enroll in eStatements today.

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Life Happens – Overdraft Reserve

Unanticipated expenses happen. Unforeseen problems arise. Our overdraft reserve helps cover you when you don't have enough cash in your checking account, so you can avoid your debit card being declined or the cost of a returned check.