2013 high-yield checking: Jeff Davis Bank
Jeff Davis Bank in Jennings, La., offers a solid 3.25 percent annual percentage yield on its Kasasa Cash checking account, but it is available only in Louisiana and Southeast Texas. 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: Jennings, La.
Jeff Davis Bank
|Notes: Kasasa Cash: Only available in Louisiana and Southeast Texas. One direct deposit or automatic payment required per month. Must access online banking once per month.|
*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.