2013 high-yield checking: Advantage Plus FCU
Pocatello, Idaho-based Advantage Plus Federal Credit Union's Free Reward Checking offers a below-average annual percentage yield on its Free Rewards Checking and requires a midrange balance cap. Bankrate's 2013 High-Yield Checking Survey breaks down the returns you can get with each account, and the hoops you'll have to jump through to get them.
City: Pocatello, Idaho
Advantage Plus FCU
|Notes: Free Reward Checking: Available nationally only if a family member is already a member. ID verifying resident of Bannock, Caribou, Power, Bear Lake counties needed. One direct deposit, automatic payment or bill payment per month required. Monthly access to online banking required.|
*See notes section for more details. Note: E-statements required on all accounts.
Bankrate.com canvassed accounts at banks, thrifts and credit unions from April 1-5, 2013, and has displayed data on 56 high-yield checking accounts offered by 54 institutions.