International Premier Checking Account Details
Balance to Wave Maintenance Fees
$25,0003
Earns Interest

Tiered2

Minimum Opening Balance
$25,000
Monthly Service Fees6
$50 monthly4
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Other Ways to Avoid Service Fees
$50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts7
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Possibility to get cash at over 2 million ATMs around the world that display the Mastercard, Maestro®, or Cirrus® acceptance marks
International Value Plus Checking Account Details
Balance to Wave Maintenance Fees
$25,0003
Earns Interest

N/A

Minimum Opening Balance
$25,000
Monthly Service Fees6
$50 monthly4
Learn More
Other Ways to Avoid Service Fees
$50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts7
Mastercard Debit Card
Possibility to get cash at over 2 million ATMs around the world that display the Mastercard, Maestro®, or Cirrus® acceptance marks
International Premier Checking Account Details
International Value Plus Checking Account Details
Balance to Wave Maintenance Fees $25,0003 $25,0003
Earns Interest

Tiered2

N/A

Minimum Opening Balance $25,000 $25,000
Monthly Service Fees6 $50 monthly4
Learn More
$50 monthly4
Learn More
Other Ways to Avoid Service Fees $50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts7 $50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts7
Mastercard Debit Card Possibility to get cash at over 2 million ATMs around the world that display the Mastercard, Maestro®, or Cirrus® acceptance marks Possibility to get cash at over 2 million ATMs around the world that display the Mastercard, Maestro®, or Cirrus® acceptance marks
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Earn More with International Premier

Earn Competitive Interest Rates

Earn on a tiered2 interest rate.

Avoid Maintenance Fees4

Avoid fees by maintaining a $25,0003 balance or $50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts.9

Fee-Free Transactions1

Free transactions at Amerant and partner branches and ATMs.1

A U.S.-Based Account That Travels with You

Flexible Banking

Online banking and mobile access to deposit checks, Bill Pay, eBill, e-notifications, e-statements, Zelle® and more.

Earn Interest

Earn interest on your balance with some of the most competitive rates in the industry.

Designed for you

Headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida 23 banking centers: 16 South Florida and 7 Houston. Locations

Mastercard Debit Card

A Digital Wallet stores your payment options, such as your Amerant credit and debit cards, allowing you to conveniently use your smartphone or smartwatch to make a purchase.

Fraud protection

Zero liability for unauthorized Debit Card transactions.

Easy to get started

Open an account online today.

Questions About International Premier Checking

Interest Premier Checking accounts provide interest-bearing rates, easy access to your money, and an unlimited number of transactions.

This account earns tiered interest on your balance with some of the most competitive rates in the industry.

You can avoid the $50 monthly fee by maintaining a $25,0003 balance or $50,000 combined monthly average balance in deposit or Amerant Investment accounts.7

We serve the South Florida and Houston areas with a Loan Production office in Tampa, FL. Visit our locations page to find your nearest one.

Yes we do! It is already available within the Amerant MobileSM app and the Amerant Online BankingSM platform. Learn how to enroll in Zelle®.

Yes. Deposits up to $250,000 are FDIC-insured.

Within Amerant Bank – No charge
International – $35 (online)
For additional fees, please refer to our Miscellaneous Fees Schedule

Within Amerant Bank – No Charge
International – $12
For additional fees, please refer to our Miscellaneous Fees Schedule

In accordance with U.S Internal Revenue Service – IRS regulations, the Bank is obligated to withhold taxes on U.S interest to foreign customers unless it has received a properly completed Substitute Form W-8BEN “Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding” from the customer.

Each signer must fill out the following forms:
Follow these instructions and fill out the Substitute Form W-8BEN
The US Mailing Address explanation Form
Signers must also provide a copy of an unexpired government-issued ID.

You may send your W8-BEN to documentos@amerantbank.com

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