Earning your bonus is as easy as 1,2,3...

Open a Checking Account in Minutes

Easily open a new Value Checking account with as little as $50, online or at a branch by November 30, 2021. For new customers only.

Set Up Direct Deposit

Maintain an average balance of $10,000 on your 2nd and 3rd statement cycle and have your account open for 90 days.

Receive Your Bonus!

Get your $300 cash bonus automatically in your account within 30 days after you meet these conditions. It's that simple.

Welcome to the Amerant family

Our community-focused bank partners with you to make your present and future financial goals reality.

55,000 Fee-free ATMs

Easily access your funds any time, anywhere. Click to find a location near you.

Simplified Banking

Amerant online banking and mobile banking tools help streamline your experience. Transfer funds, pay friends and family with Zelle®, make mobile check deposits, and more. Learn more

Referral Cash Incentives

Want to earn a little extra? We offer cash incentives up to $1,500 when you refer a friend to bank with us. Click to learn more.

Value Checking Account Details
Minimum Opening Balance
$50
Monthly Service Fees1
$5
Other Ways to Avoid Monthly Service Fees
Enroll in Online Statements or monthly Direct Deposits or complete 4 Debit Card transactions per statement cycle2.
Online Banking
Includes Zelle®, ACH, Bill Pay, Wire Transfers, e-Bills, and e-Notifications.

Value Checking Account Details

Minimum Opening Balance $50
Monthly Service Fees1 $5
Ways to Avoid Monthly Service Fees Enroll in Online Statements or monthly Direct Deposits or complete 4 Debit Card transactions per statement cycle2.
Online Banking Includes Zelle®, ACH, Bill Pay, Wire Transfers, e-Bills, and e-Notifications.
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