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Terms and Conditions: *APY=Annual Percentage Yield To earn the bonus rate, each statement cycle the account must be enrolled in eStatements and post and settle at least 15 qualifying debit card transactions of $1 or more. If all qualifications are met during the statement cycle, the account will earn a 2.01% APY on balances up to $20,000 and .20% APY on balances over $20,000. If bonus qualifications are not met during the statement cycle, the account will earn .05% APY. Unlimited check writing is subject to available funds. $3.00 Paper Statement fee is waived with a daily average account balance of $1,200 or a daily average relationship balance of $10,000. Qualifying transactions include point of sale or online purchases using the SouthEast Bank debit card. ATM and cash-only transactions do not qualify towards minimum debit card transaction amount. Fees may reduce earnings. Some fees and restrictions apply. Visit or ask an associate for complete details. Rates are accurate as of 5-2-2022 . Rates are variable and subject to change after account opening.

Earn up to 2.01% APY*

On balances up to $20,000

How to Earn

$50 minimum to open

Fund online in minutes to start earning

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2 Easy Requirements for Our Highest Checking Interest Rate


Enroll in e-statements from SouthEast Bank



Post and settle at least 15 qualifying debit card transactions per month of $1 or more per statement cycle


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Mobile Banking Toolkit

Contactless, but not out of touch. See why you can bank with SouthEast Bank with ease, wherever you are.

Automatic Bill Pay and P2P Money Transfer

Digital Wallet with Apple Pay®, Samsung Pay® and Google Pay®

Handy Budgeting and Spending Tools

SouthEast Verifi Fraud Protection and Alerts

Extended Customer Care Center Hours

P2P Payments

Leave the checkbook at home, because we’ve got you covered with P2P payments. You can send money to anyone using only their email or mobile phone number, even if they use another bank!


Mobile Alerts

Receive real-time updates when changes are made to your account. With our mobile app, you can choose to receive alerts to your phone or email for account balances, transfers, login attempts and more!*


Budgeting and Spending Tools

Automatically track and categorize your purchases to learn how, when and where you spend. Then, set monthly budgeting goals in categories like "Bills & Utilities" and "Food & Dining" to monitor your progress.


Automatic Bill Payment

Schedule your bill payments ahead of time so you never have to worry about missing a payment. Paying bills through your SouthEast Bank mobile app also enables you to track these payments in your monthly budgeting tool!


Stay in Sync

Sync your Apple Watch with your iPhone to get account balances, pay bills, transfer funds and more, all without having to log into your mobile banking app. 



Access your monthly account statements in a secure, convenient and environmentally-friendly way. Receive email updates when your statements are available and view them from your computer or mobile device anytime.



Features That Check All The Boxes

We've made sure to include all the features you need to make Bonus Rate Checking your all-in-one checking account.


No Minimum Monthly Balance

Paper statement fee of $3 waived with eStatements

Access ATMs Worldwide

Manage your funds at 55,000+ AllPoint Network ATMs

Instant-Issue Debit Cards

Easily replace lost or stolen debit cards

Unlimited Check Writing

Order checks online in minutes

SouthEast Verifi Fraud Protection

24/7 fraud protection and text alerts

FDIC Insured Bank

Your funds are safe and secure with SouthEast Bank

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