when you open and use
a new checking account.1


To Waive The Monthly Fee
Minimum Balance
RATED Mobile App6
Open a new and eligible checking account by 12/31/2019 with the promotion code: SDB225G419
Have direct deposits2 totaling $1,000 or more post to the account within the first 90 days, starting the first business day after opening the account.
Keep your account open for at least 90 days and open at the time of the payment.
Get paid!
Once you have met these conditions, and your account has been open for 90 days, your $225 bonus will be paid within 30 days.

To qualify for this offer, you must enter the promotion code in the promo code field on the application

Prefer to open your account in a branch?

Don’t forget, you’ll need to bring this promotion code coupon with you when you sign up.


Some restrictions apply. Click here to see Terms and Conditions


1 You must be 18 years or older. Offer is not available if any account owner is a current checking customer of Santander or had a Santander checking account in the last 12 months prior to account opening. Offer cannot be combined with any other bonus offer. Eligible new account must be opened between 10/1/2019 - 12/31/2019. Promotion Code must be entered at new account opening to be eligible for this offer, and cannot later be added to an account, or changed, unless it is presented and applied within 14 days of account opening. The account needs to be open for at least 90 days and remain open in an eligible account type until payment of bonus, which will occur within 30 days thereafter. In addition, the account must remain open and in good standing to be bonus eligible. Bonus is considered interest and will be reported to the IRS on Form 1099-INT. If multiple accounts are opened with the same signer, only one account will be eligible for the bonus. For new checking account customers only. Offer is only available to residents of NH, MA, RI, CT, DE, NY, NJ, or PA. Eligible accounts include the following with these minimum opening deposit requirements: Simply Right® Checking ($25), Santander® Basic Checking ($25), Santander® Premier Plus Checking ($50), and Santander Select® Checking ($150). As of September 10, 2019, the Annual Percentage Yield (APY) for Santander® Premier Plus Checking is 0.01%, the APY for Santander Select® Checking accounts with balances up to $74,999.99 is 0.01%, and the APY for Santander Select® Checking accounts with balances of $75,000.00 or higher is 0.03%. Rates may change at any time and after the account is opened. Fees may reduce earnings. Offer expires 12/31/2019. Offer subject to change at any time.

2 Santander considers direct deposits to be automatic electronic deposits made through the ACH network to your account by someone else, such as an employer issuing payroll or a government or retirement plan paying benefits. It may not include deposits to your account that are made by an individual using online banking, an internet payment provider, or a merchant advancing payroll using a debit card.

3 Domestic ATMs are ATMs in the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. ATM owner may charge a separate fee.

4 No Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings with any personal Santander checking account or with $100 average daily balance in the Santander® Savings account (otherwise, $1.00). All other fees apply.

5 No Monthly Fee for Santander® Money Market Savings with any personal Santander checking account or with $10,000 average daily balance in the Santander® Money Market Savings account (otherwise, $10.00). All other fees apply.

6 4.7 out of 5 stars. Rating by Apple® App Store customers. 139,000 ratings as of 7/12/2019.