How do I get a checking account with no money down?

Answer Arrange to have your paycheck direct deposited into the checking account, if you have no cash on hand. Generally, you will need to contact the human resources or personnel department at your employ... Read More »

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Is a Money Market Checking Account Also a Savings Account?

Money market deposit accounts (MMDAs) are bank savings accounts that have some of the withdrawal capabilities of checking accounts. Some people think money market accounts are checking accounts bec... Read More »

How much money does it take to open a checking account?

The amount of money required to open a checking account depends upon the bank, and some do not require any money to start the account. SunTrust offers free checking with no minimum opening requirem... Read More »

How can I wire money using my checking account?

If you have a checking account with sufficient funds, plus the proper information for your intended recipient, sending a wire transfer across town or across the world is a relatively simple matter.... Read More »

How much money can be put in a checking account without informing the IRS?

In the United States, banking institutions are required to report any cash transaction over $10,000 to the United States government for anti-money laundering reasons, but not to the IRS. The IRS is... Read More »