For those of you that love bank bonuses, here's one from M&T Bank.
M$T Bank will give you a $25.00 bonus when you open a new checking account with direct deposit. Open an M&T Totally Free Checking, M&T Direct Checking or any other new consumer checking account. You don't need to maintain a minimum balance. Best of all, no monthly service fee. You also get free web banking and free bill pay.
For the $50.00 bonus, you need to open a new M&T Select account with or without interest. This one requires a larger deposit.
Here are the requirements for M&T Bank's $50.00 bonus:
1. No monthly service fee if you maintain a $5,000 average daily balance in an M&T Select account OR a combined balance of $10,000 in eligible personal checking, savings, CDs, investments, loans and most business deposits.
2. There is a $14 monthly service fee when neither of the above balance requirements is met.
3. Direct deposit must be activated.
This account gives you many perks including:
No fee for non-M&T Bank ATM transactions.
Free ATM Mini Statements.
Free standard check orders, and 50% off most designer check styles.
Premium interest rates on M&T Select CDs and discounts on certain M&T loans.
No fees for returned deposited items or stop payment requests.
Remember, you will get a 1099 from the bank. The bonus is considered to be income.
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