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Checking accounts

Checking simplified

Enjoy the value and convenience of everyday banking with 24/7 access to your money, more than 40,000 surcharge-free Allpoint® ATMs1 nationwide, mobile and online banking services, and bill pay.

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Affordable Checking

A checking account for everyone. With no minimum deposit required, and a $0 monthly maintenance fee, open an account today to meet your everyday banking needsTo open an account visit your nearest Amalgamated Bank branch2.

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Convenience+ Checking

A powerful checking account that includes more benefits and perks. Earn interest, save money on ATM fees, and even make an impact with your banking through our Donate the Change®3 program. To open an account visit your nearest Amalgamated Bank branch2.

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Online Checking & Give-Back Checking

In an effort to provide our customers with an enhanced online account opening experience, including easier navigation, a more user friendly interface and a quicker application process, we are upgrading our online account opening system. During this period, online account opening for Online Checking and Give-Back Checking is suspended.

Why Amalgamated?

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$5 billion

in assets

100%

committed to renewable energy

96 years

of making a difference

How we're different

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climate change

With the 2020 democratic presidential primary growing more crowded by the day, the progressive policy agenda will be on full display as candidates look to carve their own lanes to the Oval Office. One area that will undoubtedly garner considerable attention, and rightfully so, is how each candidate plans to address the growing threat of climate change.

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environmental sustainability

While sitting in your living room at home, a 0.9 Fahrenheit degree increase in temperature might not send you running to crank up the air conditioner but when it comes to permanently heating the entire planet, it has the potential to cause some serious problems.

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corporate and social responsibility

Today, we became the first bank in the United States to endorse the United Nation’s Principles for Responsible Banking. The Principles for Responsible Banking provide the framework for the sustainable banking system of the future.