2013 high-yield checking: Cross Keys Bank
Cross Keys Bank in St. Joseph, La., offers Rewards Checking, with an annual percentage yield that's better than average, but account holders must make at least 12 debit transactions per month to earn it. 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: St. Joseph, La.
Cross Keys Bank
|Notes: Rewards Checking: Available nationally. One direct deposit or automatic debit per month required. Must enroll in online banking.|
*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.