This bank offers a reward checking account with a current rate (01/15/10) of 1.50%
Conscious of its impact on our environment, this account boasts a very rewarding rate, no monthly maintenance fee, no minimum balance and up to $25 in nationwide ATM refunds (if monthly requirements are met). Minimum balance to open: $100.http://www.bankhiawa...d-checking.htmlhttp://www.frogrewar...disclosure.html
Environmentally friendly (and convenient) electronic requirements for reward rate each qualification cycle (Qualification Cycle: A period beginning one business day prior to the current statement cycle through one business day prior to the close of the current statement cycle. ):
receive one direct deposit or authorize one ACH auto transaction
make 10 debit card transactions (posted, not pending; excludes ATM transactions)
receive eVue electronic statement
Reward rate applies to balances up to $99,999.99 that meet the monthly electronic requirements; the portion of a balance $100,000 or greater will also earn an additional rate. If all requirements are not met, a base interest rate will still be earned on all balances.