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When you sign up for Fifth Third Preferred Checking®, you get access to investment benefits, better rates, and exclusive pricing on other Fifth Third offerings.
No Monthly Service Charge If:
- Your deposit and investment accounts reach a combined total balance of $100,000 at any time during the month.1
Otherwise, it's $25 per month.
Preferred Checking Account Requirements
- No minimum deposit to open
- Checking accounts must be funded within 45 days of opening
A combined balance of $100,000 in deposit+ or investment accounts++ is required. One of the Fifth Third Preferred Checking account owners must be listed as an owner on the other accounts to count towards the combined balance.
- Discounted self-directed online trades5
- No “transfer-in fees”5
- No annual custody and record keeping fee on brokerage accounts8
Other Account Features
- Complimentary checks, notary services, money orders and cashiers checks
- Complimentary 3 x 5 safe deposit box or discount on larger size11
- Relationship benefits including better rates on savings accounts, CDs6, and Fifth Third loans7.
- Conveniently manage your account online
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!