Fifth Third Military
Checking and Banking

At Fifth Third Bank, it’s our honor to serve you. For current and former U.S. military members, our military checking account includes:

No monthly service charge if you are a current or former U.S. military member with any of the following:

  • Monthly direct deposits totaling $500 or more1
  • A combined monthly average balance of $1,500 across your deposit and investment accounts2
  • Spend of at least $500 per month on a Fifth Third credit card3
  • Any existing Fifth Third personal mortgage, auto loan or line of credit with an outstanding balance4

If another checking option works better for you, you will receive a $5 discount on the monthly service charge.5


Key Benefits:

  • Special VA Home Loan rates
  • 10 free non-Fifth Third ATM transactions per month
Fifth Third Debit Card

Fifth Third Debit Card

  • The simple way to pay for everything
  • Direct access to your checking account
  • Faster than checks and safer than carrying cash

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Online Banking and Online Bill Pay

Online Banking and Online Bill Pay

  • Fast, free and secure
  • View all your Fifth Third Bank accounts in one place, any time
  • Online and mobile statements available

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Access to more than 45,000 fee-free ATMs

Access to more than 50,000 fee-free ATMs

  • Withdraw or deposit whenever you want
  • Faster and easier than going in the bank
  • PIN required, to keep your money safe

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Monthly Service Charge Waived on Savings Accounts

Monthly Service Charge Waived on Savings Accounts6

Our savings account offer:

  • Competitive Interest Rates on balances7
  • Easy access to your money
  • Security of FDIC Insurance
  • More value for your total relationship with us
  • Relationship interest rate on Fifth Third Relationship Savings Account(s)7,8

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First Order of Checks Free

First Order of Checks Free

Choose from a variety of designs, including sports, animals, and nature. And, enjoy a 50% discount on all future check orders for as long as you have a military checking account.

Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA)

Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA)

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) is a federal law that provides a range of relief to active duty servicemembers. The law's purpose is to provide certain loan relief to members of the armed forces so they can focus their full attention on their military responsibilities without adverse consequences for them or their families. 

Momentum App screenshot on phone

A NEW way to help pay down your student loans!

Fifth Third Momentum® app automatically rounds up your debit card purchases and applies that amount to your student loan balance. Use the app to make small payments now which can help make a BIG impact. Connect the app to your free checking account and get a jumpstart on paying off your student loans.

  • Easily sign up and make payments
  • Help reduce stress related to student loan debt
  • Save on interest
  • Pay down student loans faster!

Download the Fifth Third Bank App now:

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