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Get $200 for switching*.

Open a KeyBank Express Checking® Account.

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No minimum balance fees mean you're taking small steps towards financial progress.

Open a Key Express Checking® Account by 06/01/2018 and make a single KeyBank direct deposit of at least $500 and a combination of five debit card and/or bill payments within 60 days after account opening to get $200.*

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Key Express Checking® Account

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Get an everyday checking account that is easy to use.

  • No minimum balance requirements
  • Unlimited check writing with unlimited transactions
  • Debit card
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Plus, you'll get lots of options to bank your way:

  • Online and mobile banking
  • Online bill pay
  • More than 1,200 branches and nearly 1,600 ATMs
  • Mobile Deposit
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If this account doesn't meet your needs, we offer a number of other accounts that could be just what you're looking for.

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Open a KeyBank Hassle-Free Account®.

No overdraft fees. No minimum balance fees. No monthly service charges.

Get $100 for Switching.
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Open a KeyBank Premium Checking Account.

These interest-bearing accounts make your money work harder for you.

Get $300 for Switching.

The right checking account can help you make financial progress. We can help you find it.

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Offer available in certain branches in the following markets: Seattle, WA, Cleveland, OH, Akron/Canton, OH, Pittsburgh, PA, Albany, NY, Hartford, CT and New Haven, CT.

* Offer is available to clients who do not have or haven't had a KeyBank Hassle-Free Account® or a KeyBank checking account during the past 12 months. Receive $100 when you open a KeyBank Hassle-Free Account between 02/23/2018 and 06/01/2018 and make a single recurring direct deposit of $300 or more and a combination of five debit card and/or bill payments within 60 days after account opening. Receive $200 when you open a Key Express Checking® Account (this is the basic banking account in New York) between 02/23/2018 and 06/01/2018 and make a single recurring direct deposit of $500 or more and a combination of five debit card and/or bill payments within 60 days after account opening. Receive $300 when you open a Key Advantage®, Key Privilege® or Key Privilege Select Checking® Account between 02/23/2018 and 06/01/2018 and make a single recurring direct deposit of $1,000 or more and a combination of five debit card and/or bill payments within 60 days after account opening. Direct deposit transactions are limited to payroll, Social Security, pension and government benefits. There is no check writing with a KeyBank Hassle-Free Account. Coupon/code required to qualify. Coupon/code cannot be sold. Key is not responsible for and will not honor promotional offers that appear on third party websites that are not authorized by KeyBank. Normal account service charges and balance requirements apply to the checking accounts. Refer to key.com for checking account service charges and balance requirements applicable to the checking accounts listed above. Limit one gift per qualifying account. Limit one gift per individual. The value of your gift will be reported on Form 1099-INT. Your gift will be deposited into your account within 90 days of meeting requirements. If you close your Account within 180 days of account opening, you will be charged a $25 account early closure fee. Other miscellaneous charges may apply. Accounts overdrawn or closed at the time of gift fulfillment are not eligible for this offer. Employees of KeyBank, its affiliates, and subsidiaries are not eligible for this offer. Accounts titled as Trust Accounts, Estate, Non-Individual, and No access are excluded from eligibility. Offer is subject to cancellation without notice and cannot be combined with any other offer.

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