An Everyday Checking account provides you with easy access to your money and the ability to add features, including a savings account, at any time you like. Account features include:

  • Wells Fargo Online® for quick, convenient access to your money, as well as money management tools to help you save
  • Debit Card with chip technology to make everyday purchases and pay bills worldwide at participating retailers and service providers — including online or by phone
  • Wells Fargo Mobile® Banking to check balances, deposit checks, pay bills, transfer money, and more from the convenience of your mobile device and the Wells Fargo Mobile app
  • Account Alerts for timely alerts about your account transactions sent right to your email or mobile phone
  • Optional overdraft protection to help prevent overdrafts and returned item fees

How to avoid the monthly service fee

Avoid the $10 monthly service fee with one of the following each fee period:

  • Ten or more posted debit card purchases or bill payments. This includes posted debit card purchases or posted debit card payments of bills from this checking account. This does not include transactions at the ATM, OR
  • Qualifying direct deposits totaling $500 or more, OR
  • $1,500 minimum daily balance, OR
  • A linked Wells Fargo Campus ATM or Campus Debit Card (for college students), OR
  • The primary account owner is 17 – 24 years old.

Minimum opening deposit

Open with a $25 initial deposit.

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Make an appointment with a banker or call 1-800-869-3557.

If you would like to view all of our account options or learn more, please visit the checking comparison page.