2013 high-yield checking: BankGloucester
Massachusetts-based BankGloucester's Reward Checking has a midrange annual percentage yield, but account holders can earn it on a higher-than-average account balance. 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: Gloucester, Mass.
|Notes: Reward Checking: Available nationally but needs to be opened in a branch. One direct deposit or automatic debit per month 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.