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We offer enhanced and simple checking account solutions to choose from, each designed to suit your individual needs. Have access to your money on a daily basis for every day needs. Each account makes banking easier and includes:

  • A Large ATM network
  • Online Banking
  • E-statements
  • FinanceWorks, makes it easier to monitor your Cash-flow
  • TeleBanking

Traditional Checking

  • Initial deposit of $50 required to open
  • No limit to the number of checks that may be written per month and there are no charges per check written

See a Personal Banker for details.

College Checking Account

We designed an account to help young adults handle their finances and provide peace of mind to parents.

Features and Benefits

  • FREE Checking Account with no minimum balance and no monthly fee1
  • NO ANNUAL FEE ATM or MasterCard debit card2
  • A network of surcharge-free ATMs in the Chicagoland area3
  • NEW - our Family Card - a pre-paid debit card to help manage allowances and expenses
  • FREE imaged checks with CheckManager Plus®
  • FREE On-line Banking and Telebank
  • FREE Bill Pay
  • FREE Quicken and Microsoft Money download capabilities
  • Initial deposit of $50 required to open.

See a Personal Banker for details.

 

1 Penalty fees, such as overdraft charges , and fees for special services may apply. ²Subject to age and other qualifications. See bank for details. 3No transaction charge at any of our affiliated ATMs. Other banks may impose ATM surcharges at their machines.

Community NOW Account™

Whether you've just moved to the area or are a longtime resident, the Community NOW Account™ offers a whole bundle of benefits that have no fees. You can utilize some or all of the following benefits:

  • Initial deposit of $50 required to open
  • An interest bearing NOW Checking Account
  • No monthly service charge and no minimum monthly balance1
  • FREE first order of specialty checks
  • Checking, savings and CD balances go into one combined monthly statement
  • NO ANNUAL FEE ATM or Debit Card
  • Free access to SUM and MoneyPass ATMs in the Chicagoland area5
  • NO ANNUAL FEE Credit Card2
  • FREE 3" x 5" Safe Deposit Box for 1 Year4
  • FREE imaged checks with CheckManager Plus®
  • FREE on-line banking and telebanking
  • FREE bill pay
  • FREE Quicken and Microsoft Money download capabilities
  • No FEE Traveler's Checks, Money Orders and Cashier's Checks
  • NO ANNUAL FEE Overdraft Protection2
  • 1/4% discount on installment loans with auto-debit
  • Low rates on Home Equity Lines of credit.3

Please see a Personal Banker for details.

Our SimpleSwitch® system makes switching your bank accounts, direct deposit and automatic bill payment very simple. Fill out and submit this application form or come see one of our friendly personal bankers. Overdraft protection also available.

1 Penalty fees, such as overdraft charges, and fees for special services may apply. 2 Subject to approval. 3 Please call the bank for disclosure on this product. 4 Or the equivalent toward a larger box. 5No transaction charge at any of our affiliated ATMs. Other banks may impose ATM surcharges at their machines.

PlatinumPreferred® Account

Our PlatinumPreferred Account® offers an attractive combination of products and services designed to meet the banking needs of those fifty and older.

Platinum Adventures®

Platinum Adventures® is our travel and activities club, created especially for customers age 50+.  Click here for more information.

Features and Benefits of the account

  • Interest bearing NOW checking with no minimum balance and no monthly fee1
  • FREE Specialty Gray Checks2
  • NO ANNUAL FEE debit card 
  • Free access to SUM and MoneyPass ATMs in the Chicagoland area3
  • FREE 3" x 5" safe deposit box for one year (or equivalent savings off a larger box)4
  • FREE traveler's checks, money orders and cashier's checks5
  • FREE imaged checks with CheckManager Plus®
  • FREE On-line Banking and Telebank
  • FREE Bill Pay
  • FREE Quicken and Microsoft Money download capabilities
  • Initial deposit of $50 required to open.

Please see a Personal Banker for details.

Our Exclusive Platinum Trail Dollars Program - To Celebrate Senior Moments!

In addition to all the great benefits above, we offer "Trail Dollar" gift certificates as a unique reward to our account holders.  Please see a Personal Banker for details.  Trail Dollars can be redeemed with the following fine merchants:

Double Yolk Restaurant, 11400 Lincoln Highway, Mokena

Paradise Smoothie & Coffee, 1938 E. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox

Little Joe's Pizza & Restaurante, 1300 N. Cedar Road, New Lenox

Little Joe's Pizza & Restaurante, 7976 W. 167th Street, Tinley Park

*Redeem up to 3 Trail Dollars per purchase at the above locations

Watch for chances to win Trail Dollars during Platinum Adventures events and at other events throughout the year!

Our SimpleSwitch® system makes switching your bank accounts, direct deposit and automatic bill payment very simple. Overdraft protection also available.

1Penalty fees, such as overdraft charges, and fees for special services may apply. Minimum to open account is $50. 2Limitations apply on type of check and quantity ordered. 3No transaction charge at any of our affiliated ATMs. Other banks may impose ATM surcharges at their machines. 4Limited number of boxes available.  5Free travelers checks do not apply to the two signature American Express traveler's checks.