Alliant Credit Union members ages five to 17 can enter the Computer Gift Card Contest by submitting an application and entry via essay, drawing, painting, photography, or video describing what they want to be when they grow up and how a computer could enrich their education by 08.21.2015. To qualify for the contest, participants must be in good standing with a savings account in their name. Nine computer gift cards will be awarded based on age group. Each age category will have three award levels ranging between $250 and $1,000. Click here for more information.
Opus Bank introduced a new Platinum Plus Checking and Platinum Plus Money Market account as bundled products for retail customers. Customers must open a Platinum Plus Checking account to qualify for a Platinum Plus Money Market account. Both accounts earn tiered interest and require new money. The Platinum Plus Checking account requires a $1,000 minimum opening deposit and earns 0.10% to 0.50% depending on the balance. The Platinum Plus Money Market account requires a $100 minimum opening deposit and earns 0.25% to 1.00% depending on the balance.
Fifth Third Bank will donate $150 to Stand Up to Cancer and give $150 to customers who open a new Essential Checking account with qualifying activities by 10.17.2015. To qualify, customers must open a new Essential Checking account with a $50 minimum deposit, enroll in direct deposit within 90 days, and make three online bill payments within 90 days of the account opening. Click here for more information.
Arvest Bank is offering a promotional rate as low as 2.49% on home equity lines of credit through 07.31.2015. The advertised rate is available for new lines of credit with minimum loan amounts of $5,000 and maximum loan amounts of $300,000. The line must be secured by a single-family primary or secondary residence with a combined LTV of up to 85%. Click here for more information.
First Citizens Bank customers who open a new Prestige or Premier Checking account by 11.30.2015 will receive a $200 bonus. To qualify, customers must open the checking account with a $100 minimum deposit and make a $500 monthly direct deposit, use a debit card at least 10 times per month, or make four electronic payments per month. Click here for more information.
With Amalgamated Bank’s Donate the Change program, the bank will donate $0.10 to Habitat for Humanity NYC for every Amalgamated Bank debit card purchase of $10 or more. To participate, customers must have an Amalgamated Bank Convenience or Convenience+ Checking account. Click here for more information.