Your checking account should get you where you want to be. It’s your account and you should be in control. That’s why we give you choices with a range of options, from interest-bearing accounts to basic checking — like our Key Smart Checking®.2 Here, there’s nothing standing between you and how you want to spend your money.
bonus with a $10,000 minimum balance
bonus with a $5,000 minimum balance
bonus with a $1,000 minimum balance
Simple checking account with no monthly maintenance fee
Monthly Maintenance Fee
Earn interest and avoid fees
Waivable Monthly Maintenance Fee
Preferred pricing and great benefits
Waivable Monthly Maintenance Fee
You must open a Key Smart Checking® Account (this is the basic banking account in NY), Key Advantage Checking® Account, Key Privilege Checking® Account, or Key Privilege Select Checking® Account by the expiration date 3/3/23 at 11:59 p.m. (ET) and you’ll get up to $500: get $300 when you open a qualifying checking account, make a single direct deposit of $500 or more within 60 calendar days of account opening and within 14 calendar days of account opening, maintain a balance of $1,000 for 60 consecutive calendar days; get $400 when you open a qualifying checking account, make a single direct deposit of $500 or more within 60 calendar days of account opening and within 14 calendar days of account opening, maintain a balance of $5,000 for 60 consecutive calendar days; get $500 when you open a qualifying checking account, make a single direct deposit of $500 or more within 60 calendar days of account opening and within 14 calendar days of account opening, maintain a balance of $10,000 for 60 consecutive calendar days. Normal account service charges and balance requirements apply to these accounts, including the $10 minimum opening deposit of a Key Smart Checking Account, or the $50 minimum opening deposits of a Key Advantage Checking Account, Key Privilege Checking Account or Key Privilege Select Checking Account. Some eligible checking accounts are interest bearing; for current balance tiers and rates, please call 1-866-821-9154 or visit key.com/comparechecking. Direct deposit transactions are limited to: payroll, Social Security, pension and government benefits. Accounts titled as Trust Accounts, Estate, and No Access are excluded from eligibility. Employees of KeyBank, its affiliates and subsidiaries are not eligible for this offer. You must have received a personalized offer/coupon/promotional code directly from KeyBank via mail or email and enter an offer/reservation code at the time of account opening to qualify. Limit one gift per qualifying account. Limit one gift per individual. The value of your gift will be reported on Form 1099-INT and deposited into your account within 60 calendar days of meeting requirements. Offer not available to individuals who have had a KeyBank checking account or a KeyBank Hassle-Free Account® in the last 12 months. Accounts overdrawn or closed at the time of gift payment are not eligible. Offer is subject to cancellation without notice and cannot be combined with any other offer. KeyBank is not responsible for, and will not honor, promotional offers that appear on non-KeyBank websites or that are not authorized by KeyBank. Geographic restrictions apply and account opening is subject to approval. Offer valid when opening a qualifying account online or in branch.
A $10 minimum deposit is required to open a Key Smart Checking® account. There is no monthly maintenance fee for the Key Smart Checking® account. Other fees may apply.
To avoid monthly maintenance service charges...
Anyone can download, but you must be enrolled in online banking to use the mobile app. Mobile deposit is available on certain devices. Message and data rates apply. See key.com/mobiledeposit for details.
Insurance products are offered through KeyCorp Insurance Agency USA, Inc. (KIA). KIS and KIA are affiliated with KeyBank National Association (KeyBank).
Investment and insurance products made available through KIS and KIA are:
KIS, KIA and KeyBank are separate entities, and when you buy or sell securities and insurance products you are doing business with KIS and/or KIA, and not KeyBank.
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Please read our Agreements and Disclosures. If you opened your deposit account online within the last 90 days, you may also review the original agreements and disclosures provided to you.