Some things should just be free.
Your checking account included. Ascend Checking is the free checking account that can earn 3.50% APY1.
Start earning dividends in your checking account with our Ascend Checking by completing these qualifying activities each month:
- enroll in eStatements
- make at least 20 debit card purchases
- have at least one monthly direct deposit greater than $250
Each month you complete those activities, you'll earn dividends on balances up to $15,000. There are no additional fees if you don't meet the dividend requirements, and no minimum deposit is required.