Simple to use. Simple to get your $225 bonus.1
 
1
Open an eligible Simply RightSM Checking Account with a minimum deposit of $25 by June 30, 2016.
 
2
Have direct deposits totaling $500 or more to the accunt within the first 90 days.
 
3
Keep your account open for at least 90 days.
 
4
Once you meet these conditions, your $225 bonus will be paid within 30 days.

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Offer only available to the person who received a mailer with a unique invitation number from Santander. Offer expires June 30, 2016.
 
Use Simply RightSM Checking. Lose the Monthly Fee.
 
SIMPLY RIGHTSM CHECKING
 
Easy to Waive the Monthly Fee - Simply make one transaction?a deposit, withdrawal, transfer, or payment?posted during the calendar month to waive the $10 Monthly Fee.2
 
 
No Minimum Balance - Enjoy no minimum balance requirements to waive the Monthly Fee.
 
 
Convenient Access - Access over 675 Santander branches and 2,000 ATMs across the Northeast, including one in nearly every CVS location. Plus, manage your account with Online and Mobile Banking, email alerts, and Mobile Check Deposit.
 
 
Friendly Service - Call our toll-free number to speak to a Personal Banking Representative 6 AM – 10 PM, 7 days a week, excluding holidays. We'll even help you switch from another bank.
And if Simply RightSM Checking isn't for you, we invite you to learn about our other great checking options.
 
Looking for an account with a low, predictable Monthly Fee?
 
SANTANDER BASIC
CHECKING
 
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SANTANDER BASIC CHECKING
 
 
Predictable Monthly Fee - Monthly Fee remains the same regardless of activity in account.
 
 
No Fee Paperless Statements - Enroll in Online Banking to receive paperless statements for no fee or receive paper statements for $3 per monthly statement.
 
 
Savings Account Benefit - This account waives the Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings6 or Santander® Money Market Savings7.
 
 
Looking for a personalized account and to be rewarded for your total banking relationship?
 
SANTANDER PREMIER PLUS
CHECKING
 
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SANTANDER PREMIER PLUS
CHECKING
 
Priority Service - Take advantage of priority service from our Premier Bankers.
 
 
Money-Saving Features - Enjoy a Santander Premier Plus Money Market Savings account, ATM benefits with your Premier Debit MasterCard®, and annual fee discounts on various lines of credit, as well as on a Santander Bravo® credit card. You may also save money on mortgage closing costs by speaking with one of our specialists.
 
 
Convenient Locations - Access over 675 Santander branches and 2,000 ATMs across the Northeast, including one in nearly every CVS® location. Plus, manage your account with Online and Mobile Banking, customizable email alerts, and Mobile Check Deposit.
 
 
Still not sure? Compare all three products below.
 
 
SANTANDER BASIC
Checking

 
SIMPLY RIGHTSM
Checking

 
SANTANDER PREMIER PLUS
Checking

 
For you if you want ...
Predictable Monthly Fee
Easy to waive the Monthly Fee
Banking Relationship waives the Monthly Fee
Key Benefits
Account with a predictable Monthly Fee
No minimum balance. To avoid the Monthly Fee simply make one transaction - a deposit, withdrawal, payment, or transfer - posted during the calendar month2
A Personal Banker and suite of services and benefits for those with combined balances of $75,000 or more in deposits and investments and/or $6,0003 in direct deposits4
Monthly Fee
$3
$10
$35
How to Waive the Monthly Fee
Cannot be waived
By making at least one financial transaction (deposit, withdrawal, payment, and/or transfer) during the calendar month2
By maintaining $75,000 in combined balances in deposits and investments held with Santander Investment Services or $6,0003 in total direct deposits4
Interest Earning
No
No
Yes
Minimum Opening Deposit
$25
$25
$50
Statement Delivery Options (per statement)
Free Paperless Statements with Online Banking or $3 per paper statement
Free Paperless Statements with Online Banking or $3 per paper statement
Free Paperless Statements with Online Banking or paper statement
Cash Withdrawal Fee: Domestic Non-Santander ATM5
$3
$3
$0
Savings Account Benefit
This account waives the Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings6 or Santander® Money Market Savings7
This account waives the Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings6 or Santander® Money Market Savings7
Santander® Premier Plus Money Market Savings - exclusive to Santander Premier Checking customers
 

1 Get $225 when you open a new Simply RightSM Checking ($25 minimum opening deposit), Santander Basic Checking ($25 minimum opening deposit), Santander Premier Plus Checking ($50 minimum opening deposit), or Santander Select® Checking ($150 minimum opening deposit) account between April 1, 2016 and June 30, 2016, and have direct deposits totaling $500 or more to this account within the first 90 days of account opening. Offer expires June 30, 2016.

Offer only available to the person who received a mailer with a unique invitation number from Santander. Offer cannot be combined with any other incentives, such as Santander customer referral program. Offer is not available to current or former Santander customers who had a Santander checking account between April 1, 2015, and March 31, 2016.

Your account needs to be open for at least 90 days to receive the bonus and payment of bonus will occur within 30 days thereafter. In order to receive the bonus, the account must remain open and in the eligible product type at the time of bonus payout. 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. Variable-rate Annual Percentage Yield (APY) for checking with interest varies by account. For example, as of April 1, 2016, the APY for Premier Plus Checking is 0.01%. Rates may change at any time and after the account is opened. Fees may reduce earnings.

2 $10 Monthly Fee is waived when you make any financial transaction that posts during the calendar month. Includes deposits, withdrawals, transfers, or payments. Excludes fees, rebates, or adjustments posted by Santander.

3 Per service fee period

4 Direct deposits include deposits made by your employer, or federal or state government agency or retirement benefits administrator, and, generally, payments made by corporations or other organizations. It does not include deposits to your Account that are made by an individual using online banking or an internet payment provider such as PayPal.

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

6 No Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings with any consumer Santander checking account or with $100 average daily balance per service fee period in the Santander® Savings account (otherwise, $1.00). All other fees apply.

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

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