2013 high-yield checking: Pinnacle Bank
Pinnacle Bank of Lincoln, Neb., offers 1.5 percent annual percentage yield on its High Interest Checking account, with a high 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: Lincoln, Neb.
|Notes: High Interest Checking - Only available in Freemont, Neb. One direct deposit, automatic bill payment or automatic withdrawal transaction per month required, not on the Web.|
*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.